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Shemaroo Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 522 works in 887 publications in 4 languages and 5,774 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  War films  Comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Motion pictures  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Distributor, Other, Composer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Shemaroo Video (Firm)
Omkara by Vishal Bharadwaj( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omkara is a gifted chieftain who heads a gang of outlaws, including the crafty Langda Tyagi and the dynamic Kesu amongst his chief cohorts. Langda's pride is slighted when Omi appoints Kesu as his chief lieutenant. Raging with envy, he hatches a plot to falsely implicate Omi's beautiful fiancée Dolly in an illicit affair with Kesu. Using petty insinuations and lies, Langda keeps poisoning Omi's mind till one day he snaps and goes amok, tearing up his secure world, leading up to a horrific tragedy. Omkara is a classic theme of love, deception, jealousy and passion
102 not out( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in Hindi and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dattatraya Vakharia is a 102 year old man who wants to break the record of oldest living male. There's just one problem he must find a way to change the sad and grumpy demeanor of his 75 year old son
Pakeezah by Kamal Amrohi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Hindi and Urdu and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer and courtesan believes that her pure soul and body will enable her to find true love and honor
Mughal-e-Azam = Mug̲h̲ale āẓama by K Asif( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salim (Nuruddin Salim Jahangir) the son of Emperor Akbar, the ruler of India, falls in love with Anarkali, a courtesan. The Emperor reminds him that his wife must be of royal blood and decides to separate them. When Akbar's pressure gets too much for Anarkali, Salim declares war on his father but he loses the battle. Akbar sentences Salim to death but in keeping with the ways of true lovers, Anarkali decides to renounce her life to save her beloved. She is buried alive
Shree 420 by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent young man comes to Bombay and meets with robbery and other setbacks, gets involved with gambling and fraud, and is threatened with arrest under section 420 of the India Penal Code
Awāra by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strict judge (Prithviraj Kapoor) disowns his pregnant wife (Leela Chitnis) and throws her out on flimsy suspicions. Her son (Raj Kapoor) opts for leading the life of a vagabond (Awara). Living on his wits, committing small crimes to make ends meet, Raj teams up with Jagga (K.N. Singh), a known criminal and eventually ends up in a court where his father is a judge
Phir hera pheri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Hera pheri, Raju, Shyam, Babu Rao, are back to their tricks for making a fortune the crooked way. The greedy trio get caught up in a scam, and in trying to increase their stake, lose their fortune, and have a lot of people pursuing them, including an underworld don, who wants his "investment" back
Earth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the city of Lahore in 1947, this film chronicles the fate of a religiously diverse group of working-class friends during the partition of India and Pakistan
Mr. and Mrs. Iyer( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story set against religious intolerance. A young woman, Meenakshi Iyer, sets out for Kolkata from a a nearby hillstation by bus, with her young baby. She is introduced to Raja, a photographer. As night falls, the packed bus is attacked by an angry mob of Hindu extremists looking for Muslims. Discovering that Raja is a Muslimm, Meenakshi protects him by pretending they are a Hindu couple. Pitted against mindless violence, the two strangers find their initial mutual distrust melting into interdependence and love
Do bigha zamin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Hindi and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film poignantly details the efforts of an Indian farmer to regain his farmland from the local zamindar (feudal lord)
Manorama : six feet under( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed author of detective novels, SV takes up the opportunity to act as a real detective by spying on the wife of a powerful politician. Unfortunately, the woman he took to be the politician's wife is not who she claimed to be. When she is killed in a mysterious accident, he begins to investigate her death
Amar, Akbar, Anthony = Amara, Akabara Enthonī( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavish action-filled account of the separation, separate lives, and eventual reunion of three brothers: one raised by a Hindu policeman, one raised by a Muslim tailor, and one raised by a Catholic priest
Mr. India = Mi ̣iṇḍiyā by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mogambo hopes to be the emperor of India and is behind the riots and general mahem which is plaguing the country. Arun Veghem, who runs an orphanage, finds his father's secret formula for making himself invisible. Disguised as the invisible superhero "Mr. India", Arun takes on Mogambo. He is assisted in this adventure by Seema, the crime reporter, who is in love with him
Madhumati( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic love story
Antarmahal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Bengali and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1878, when Britain controlled India, this film explores the lengths to which superstition and despair will drive a man. Through an aging man and those affected by him, the reality of ruthless obsession and cut-throat desire for power is exposed
Teesri kasam( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic film moves on the story of Heeraman, a bullock cart driver and his passenger, Heerabai, a nautanki dancer whom he has to drive to a village fair. As the journey progresses Heerabai is taken in by the rustic simplicity of Heeraman and his simple aesthetics
Chokher bāli : a passion play by Rituparno Ghosh( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Hindi and Bengali and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set between 1902 and 1905, this is a story the deception and relationship manipulation involving four young people
Sangam by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a military officer who loses touch with his family and returns to find his wife in love with his friend
Taal = Tāla by Subhash Ghai( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 37 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
Roja( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arvind Samy, a software engineer, is kidnapped by the Kashmir terrorists when he goes to Kashmir for official purpose. His rural wife Madhubala makes all efforts to have her husband released. Kashmiri terrorists demand that the Indian government release an important terrorist from the prison. The Indian government accepts to exchange Arvindsamy for the release of the Kashmir terrorist. The picture depicts the Kashmir terrorism
 
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