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Rahman, A. R.

Overview
Works: 679 works in 1,427 publications in 14 languages and 24,310 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Survival films  Sports films  History  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Musician, Interviewee, Singer, Conductor, Compiler, Lyricist, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

45 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depuis son enfance dans les bidonvilles de Mumbai, Jamal Malik poursuit son rêve : retrouver Latika, une jeune orpheline dont il est amoureux. Alors qu'il commence à perdre espoir, il imagine une solution surprenante pour retrouver son amour : participer au plus grand show télévisé du pays , "Qui veut gagner des millions?". Mais alors qu'il atteint la question finale à 20 millions de roupies, il est arrêté par la police qui le soupçonne de tricherie..." (Source jaquette)
127 Hours by Danny Boyle( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Aron Ralston's harrowing experience of being trapped for six days in Blue John Canyon in Utah and having to amputate his own right arm in order to save his life
The hundred-foot journey by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hassan is a culinary ingenue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, his family settles in a quaint village in the south of France. They plan to open an Indian restaurant, that is, until Madame Mallory, the owner of a classical French restaurant, gets wind of it. Her icy protests against the new Indian restaurant so near her own escalate to all out war; until Hassan's cooking talent and love for Mme. Mallory's assistant, Marguerite cannot be ignored
Couples retreat by Vince Vaughn( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following failed attempts to conceive, Jason and Cynthia are contemplating divorce. In an effort to save their marriage, they book a vacation to a couples therapy retreat, called Eden. To save money they encourage their friends to join them, claiming that their friends can enjoy the party activities and not take part in the therapy. Reluctantly their friends, Dave and Ronnie, Joey and Lucy, and recently divorced Shane and his girlfriend Trudy agree. Upon their arrival to Eden they are sent to the west side of the island, but Joey learns that the east side of the island hosts a singles resort. After their first therapy session all four couples learn they have problems with their relationships. Later, Shane runs into his ex-wife, who admits she still loves him
Million Dollar Arm( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JB Bernstein is a once-successful sports agent who may have to close his business. To save it, he comes up with an idea so radical it just might work. Setting off for Mumbai, JB stages a televised, nationwide competition called 'Million Dollar Arm' where two young finalists emerge as winners. JB brings them back to the US with a goal: get them signed as pitchers to a major league team. While the boys learn the game, they teach JB the meaning of teamwork and commitment, and JB finds a family
People like us by Chris Pine( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Lagaan = Lagāna : once upon a time in India by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is set during the British rule over India. The farmers of India are taxed to the bone by the British. When Jack Russell announces that he will double the Lagaan (tax) from all villagers, they decide to oppose it. Leading the villagers is a young man named Bhuvan, who challenges the British to a game of cricket. The game pits veteran British cricket players against villagers, including Bhuvan, who have never played the game before, and do not even know a bat from a piece of wood. As the challenge is accepted, the interest grows and attracts Indians from all over the region, as well as the British from all over the country
Slumdog millionaire : music from the motion picture by A. R Rahman( Recording )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set and filmed in India, Slumdog Millionaire tells the story of a young uneducated man from the Dharavi slums of Mumbai who appears on the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (Kaun Banega Crorepati, mentioned in the Hindi version) and exceeds people's expectations, arousing the suspicions of the game show host and of law enforcement officials.:--Wikipedia
Kandukondain kandukondain by Rajiv Menon( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Tamil and English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters attempt to find love against a backdrop of family turmoil
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic telling of the sixteenth century politically expedient marriage between the Mogul emperor, Akbar, and the Rajput princess, Jodhaa, which became a journey of true love
Pelé by Jeff Zimbalist( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life of Brazilian soccer legend, Pelé
Rang de basanti( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rang De Basanti is a story about the youth of India today. A young, Lodon based film-maker chances upont the diaries of her grandfather. She comes down to Delhi, and casts a group of five friends to play the pivotal roles of these revolutionaries. In the film both the 1930's British India and the India of today run parallel and intersect with each other at crucial points. As the film reaches its reolution the line between past and present blurs, as they become one in spirit."--Container
India( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dil se by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man meets an enigmatic girl who later seeks his help without revealing that she is part of a terrorist organization
Jab tak hai jaan by Shah Rukh Khan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in Hindi and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a personal diary account a carefree media professional discovers that a Indian Army man who fascinates her has a love interest tucked away in London. Will she be able to bridge the gap and get close to him? Or will his past come back to haunt?
Fire by Deepa Mehta( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Hindi and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banned in India, this film was the first to confront lesbianism in that country
Swades : we, the people by Ashutosh Gowariker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary note
Bombay by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance occurs between a south Indian Hindu man and a Muslim woman. They marry against family wishes and move to Bombay. The time period of the film is set in the December 1992-January 1993 period when the "Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid" controversy had raised racial tensions in Bombay (and other parts of India)
Gems : the duets collection by Michael Bolton( Recording )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his 21st studio album, Michael Bolton is joined by a long list of stars for a collection of duets, including Seal, Rascal Flatts, Eva Cassidy, Laura Fabian, Paula Fernandes, and Helene Fischer
Mangal Pandey : the rising by Ketan Mehta( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Mangal Pandey who is known for his role as a leader in the Indian rebellion of 1857
 
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Alternative Names
A. R. Rahman compositor, productor y músico indio

A.R. Rahman Indiaas componist

A. R. Rahman Indian singer and composer

A. R. Rahman indischer Komponist von Filmmusik und Unterhaltungsmusik

A. R. Rahman indisk komponist, skodespelar og songar

A.R. Rahman indisk komponist, skuespiller og sanger

A.R. Rahman indisk kompositör, skådespelare och sångare

A. R. Rahman músic indi

A.R reman

A. R. 라만

A.R.ラフマーン

A·R·拉曼

A. S. Dileep Kumar 1966-....

Allah Rakha Rahman compositore indiano

Ar Rahman 1966-....

Kumar, A.S. Dileep

Kumar A. S. Dileep 1966-....

Malik, A. R. Rahman Daboo 1966-

Rahamāna, E. Ara

Rahamāna, E. Ara, 1966-

Rahman, Allah Rakha.

Rahman Allah Rakha 1966-....

Rahman, AR.

Rahman, AR 1966-

R̲ahmān, E. Ār

Ṟahmān, E. Ār, 1966-

Rakuman, A. R.

Rakuman A. R. 1966-....

Rehman, A. R.

Rehman A. R. 1966-....

А. Р. Рахман индийский кинокомпозитор

Рахман, Алла Ракха

اللہ رکھا رحمان

أي.أر. رحمان

ای. آر. رحمان آهنگساز، بازیگر، و خواننده هندی

اے آر رحمان

ئا. ر. راهمان

ئەی ئار ڕەحمان

ए आर रहमान

এ আর রহমান Indian singer and composer

এ আর রহমান ভারতীয় গায়ক ও সুরকার

এ. আৰ. ৰহমান

ਏ. ਆਰ. ਰਹਿਮਾਨ

એ. આર. રહેમાન

ଏ. ଆର. ରହମାନ

ఎ.ఆర్.రెహమాన్

ಎ. ಆರ್. ರಹಮಾನ್‌

എ.ആർ. റഹ്‌മാൻ

เอ. อาร์. ราห์แมน

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A.R. Rahman : the spirit of music