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Dharmendra

Overview
Works: 15 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 245 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Caper films  Musical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Coming-of-age films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dharmendra
Life in a-- metro( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of life in Mumbai which revolves around Rahul, who occupies an apartment owned by his uncle, and lets rich and influential people use it for their personal sexual trysts. An ignored and angry young wife, Shikha, is attracted a young man named Akash, who wants to be an actor for Indian movies; then there is Shikha's sister, Shruti, who is unimpressed with Monty, a man she meets through a matrimonial site; and finally there is Shikha's teacher, Shivani, who is reunited with her old flame, Amol. Things get complicated when Rahul finds out that Neha, a young woman he'd like to date, is using this very apartment to meet with Ranjeet, who is Shikha's husband
Mera naam joker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rajoo (Raj Kapoor) is the eternal clown who wants to follow his father's footsteps in entertaining the world, much against the wishes of his mother. It is on his journey to becoming the most loved clown in the world of circus, that Rajoo falls in love with a number of beautiful ladies. Only to be left heartbroken by their ambition and hunger for success ..."--Container
Chupke chupke Cupake cupake = Cupke cupke by Hrishikesh (d Mukherjee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comic romance a botany professor, smitten with a beautiful woman, assumes a variety of false identities in order to be near the woman he wishes to woo
Ghayal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boxer who avenges his brother's murder by fighting a corrupt system
Satyakam Satyakāma = Satyakām( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalist melodrama using the metaphor of illegitimacy. Satyapriya was raised with stong nationalist feelings by his grandfather. He grows up to become an engineer at the time of India's independence. Employed by a princely state, he discovers that few of his nationalist-utopian dreams have been realised. Ranjana has been raped by the Prince and is pragnant. Satypriya marries her and she gives birth to the child. The rest of the film concerns the aged grandfather's refusal to accept a child born of sin and refers to a mythological tale from the Upanishads where Gautam accepted Jabala's son Satyakam under similar circumstances
Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Anupama( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uma loses her mother at childbirth and is blamed by her father for his wife's death. Uma grows up quiet and shy, until she meets Ashok, a young poet. When Ashok and Uma wish to marry, her father has other plans, and Uma is afraid to go against her father's demands
Man ki aankhen( Visual )

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

After working as a teacher in Delhi, Master Dinanath moves to a small village with wife and his daughter, Geeta. An ex-student, Rajesh Agarwal, arrives on business and falls in love with Geeta. They marry before telling his mother and elder married brother because Rajesh fears his dowry-seeking mom may object. A few months later, Dinanath and his wife receive a letter from Geeta informing them all is well and that her mother-in-law's anger has subsided. Delighted with this news, Dinanath visits Geeta in her palatial home, not knowing that the visit will change his life forever
Apne by Anil Sharma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baldev Singh Chaoudhary was not able to make history by becoming the World heavy-weight champion because the betting mafia conspired against him and got him banned from boxing. Now his hopes rest with his sons
Taimūra by Dharmendra( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in Hindi and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Timur, 1336-1405, ruler of Central Asia
Ganga ki lahren( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Some unfortunate news causes the last-minute cancellation of a wedding
Baghavat Bagāvata( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Its the story of a prince who grows up in the colourful world of gypsies and later spearheads a rebellion
Johnny Gaddaar by Siram Raghavan( Visual )

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

A gang of five men work together to make a fortune in four days. The plan falls apart when one member tries to steal the fortune all for himself
Pyaar kiya to darna kya( Visual )

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

An orphan girl with an over protective brother falls in love with the wrong man when she goes off to school. Her brother regects her man and wants her to marry another not realizing that the family he's chosen has an evil plan
Mardon Wali Baat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historical film based on the activities of Thugs in pre-independence India
Jeeo shaan se( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two college students find true love and give up philandering with the help of their friend
 
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Languages
Hindi (20)