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Kapoor, Anil

Overview
Works: 15 works in 51 publications in 2 languages and 456 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Comedy films  Musical films  Gangster films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Fiction  Ethnographic films 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anil Kapoor
Welcome( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Uday Shetty, Majnu and their boss, Sikander, three Hong Kong-based serio-comic mobsters, are keen to get their sister Sanjana married into a respectable family. Uday, upon a chance meeting with a handsome bachelor, Rajiv, is convinced that the latter would be an appropriate match for Sanjana. However, Rajiv's uncle, Dr. Ghunghroo does not approve of his nephew's association with a dubious family"--Container
Black & white : --in search of harmony by Jiri Kylian( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Rajan Mathur, resides in Delhi with his activist wife Roma. He comes across a young boy Numair Qazi who introduces himself as a victim of communal riots in Gujarat. Feeling pity, Rajan offers him shelter in his house and soon becomes close to him. Little does Rajan know that Numair is actually a suicide bomber commissioned by a Muslim fundamentalist group to blow up the Red Fort in Delhi on 15th August during the Independence Day celebrations
Yuvvraaj by Subhash Ghai( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical story of a fragmented family of three brothers, Deven yuvvraaj, Gyanesh, and Danny, fighting and playing games with each other to inherit their father's wealth
Bewafaa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anjali keeps her relationship with musican Raja hidden from her parents. When her sister dies during childbirth, Anjali returns home to New Delhi and marries her sister's widower. Years later Raja comes to town for his tour and sparks fly once again
Taal = Tāla by Subhash Ghai( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manasi (Aishwarya Rai), a girl from rural Chamba and the daughter of a folk singer (Alok Nath). She comes across two men in her life with contrasting beliefs. Manav Mehta (Akshaye Khanna) is the first and the scion of wealthy family, who visits Chamba for the first time. He falls in love with Manasi and promises to return and marry her. When he does not come back as promised, Manasi and her father go to Bombay only to insulted by the boy's family. At this juncture she meets Vikrant Kapoor (Anil Kapoor), the second man in her life who comes across as a pragmatic individual pursuing the practical. Vikrant owns an entertainment company and he grooms Manasi into an international singing star. He too falls in love with her and wants to marry her. Mansi agrees, but a climactic twist leaves the audience introspecting about life's subtle yet profound inner conflicts"--Distributor's website
Tezaab = Tezāba( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern Robin Hood tale in which Mahesh Deshmukh, a one time psychology student, assumes the name of Munna and extracts protection money from dwellers within his turf, but he also challenges other gangsters who harm his charges. Munna becomes romantically involved with a nightclub singer-dancer-entertainer whose father has made a deal with the club's owners, ruthless mobsters towards whom Mahesh holds a grudge
Deewana Mastana = Dīvānā mastānā( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neha Kapoor, a young, attractive Bombay psychiatrist, is pursued by two rivals, Raja and Bunnu who try to bump off each other. A romantic comedy with suspense and action
Om jai jagadish = Oma jaya jagadīśa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed mother has brought up three sons with a lot of care and love. Her eldest son, Om looks after the family and his two brothers, Jai and Jagadish. Jagadish gets into trouble with the law, when he starts hacking computer data. This brings shame on the entire family, and causes a loss of goodwill and profits. Which results in the shameless takeover of the estate by Shekhar Malhota, a close friend of the family. Now all the three brothers, come together to try and salvage what they can drag themselves from their commitments to save their family name
Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mann is a story about Karan Dev Singh (Aamir Khan) who is a young flamboyant playboy, and uses every trick in the book to charm wealthy women who will shower him with expensive gifts and supports [sic] his extravagent lifestyle. There is only one problem ... Karan ... is already engaged to marry a billionaire's daughter ..."--Container
Kishen Kanhaiya = Kiśana Kanhaiyā( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leela works as a midwife and one day assists Sunderda's wife to give birth to twin boys. Childless herself, she decides to keep one baby for herself and tells Sunderdas that his wife has given birth to one child. There are complications for the mother, and she passes away. Leela and her husband Bholaram bring up Kanhaiya, while Sunderdas attempts to bring up Kishen
Karobaar( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amar is a middle class young man studying law. He meets Seema, they fall in love and plan to marry. Amar's friend Rajiv is a rich businessman who believes everyone can be bought for a price. When he meets Seema, Rajiv makes advances to her which she rebuffs. Amar and Seema marry. During a period of financial crisis Seema has to turn to Rajiv to save Amar's life. Rajiv agrees to bail Amar out only if Seema agrees to stay with Rajiv. She agrees. Seeing Seema's devotion to her husband, Rajiv realizes nothing can buy love. He comes to the rescue of Amar and Seema only to find that he has now created a misunderstanding between them. Rajiv takes it upon himself to set their world right
Jamai raja = Jamāī rājā( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durgeshwari Devi is a very rich and proud lady. Her daughter, Rekha studies in a medical college in Bombay. Her ambitions of wedding Rekha in a rich family like hers seem to fail when Rekha falls in love with Raja. Duregeshwari tries many tricks to humiliate, demean and even portray false image of Raja in front of Rekha with help of all her aides. But putting all in vain, Raja outdoes her tricks and eventually also enters in her good books
HeerRanjha( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deedho ... lives incognito in Heer's village as a labourer in her father's house. Heer and Deedho were childhood sweethearts, separated because of family animosities, which grew over the year, and kept on the boil by Kaidon, whose leg was irreparably fractured by Deedho's family and friends. But as time passes, Heer's parents get word of the love between their daughter and [Deedho]. They intervene and try to split them. They sack [Deedho] and marry her into a wealthy family. Could Heer and [Deedho] ultimately meet? What happened to the enmity of both the families? And above all did Kaidon accept his defeat?"--Container
Tezaab : Tezāba : a violent love story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story captures the transformation of Mahesh Deshmukh from an honest and patriotic person to a vengeful gangster who has many scores to settle
Chameli ki shaadi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy-go-lucky Charandas wants to enroll in a wrestling school. This includes a pledge no to marry until the age of 40. Unfortunately he meets Chameli, falls in love and wants to get married right away. Confusion results when the families try to prevent the marriage
 
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Alternative Names
Anil Kapoor

Languages
Hindi (48)

English (2)