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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  Feature films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dharmendra
Life in a-- metro by Anurag Basu( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 115 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 34 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
Ghayal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boxer who avenges his brother's murder by fighting a corrupt system
Hrishikesh Mukherhee's chupke chupke = Cupake cupake = Cupke cupke by Hrishikesh Mukherjee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 15 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
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
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
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

An ex-championship boxer, accused of doping and forced to end his career, tries to force his two sons to box in order to clear his name
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
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
Pyaar kiya to darna kya( Visual )

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

Muscan and Suraj who come from different backgrounds fall in love
Johnny Gaddaar by Sriram 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
Baghavat( 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
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
 
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Languages
Hindi (20)