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Shemaroo Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 478 works in 823 publications in 3 languages and 5,868 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Romance films  Motion pictures  Superhero films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Distributor, Other, Composer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shemaroo Video (Firm)
Omkara by Vishal Bharadwaj( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film follows one man's descent into sexual jealousy because of his passionate love for a woman and the final destruction of that love at the altar of blind obsession
Pakeezah by Kamal Amrohi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Muslim Lucknow at the turn of the century a dancer/courtesan dreams of escaping her dishonorable life but, rejected by her husband's family, dies in a graveyard giving birth to a daughter who grows up to become a courtesan as well, but eventually does find happiness in marriage and acceptance in her father's family
Shree 420 by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 91 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
102 not out( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hindi and held by 88 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
Phir hera pheri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 85 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
Mughal-e-Azam( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 76 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
Awāra by Rāja Kapūra( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 73 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
1947 earth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lahore au Punjab, 1947. Lenny est une petite fille de 8 ans, enveloppée par l'amour de ses parents et de sa maison familiale. Jusqu'au jour où le pays est en proie à la terreur lorsque les Anglais se préparent à quitter leur colonie indienne. Lenny, jusque là épargnée, découvre alors un monde cruel... Le film de Deepa Mehta raconte la division de l'Inde en 1947, une catastrophe politique dont les répercussions se remarquent encore aujourd'hui
Mr. and Mrs. Iyer by Aparna Sen( 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
K. Alif's Mughal-e-Azam by K Asif( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Mogul period in India, the story tells about a love affair between Anarkali, a commoner and Prince Salim, the heir to Emperor Akbar's throne. Akbar sees the affair as a threat to the Mogul empire, but Salim is adamant and leads an army against his father. Defeated he is sentenced to death and Anarkali is ordered to be entombed alive in a brick wall
Antarmahal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Bengali and held by 58 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
Do bigha zamin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 50 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 50 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
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
Saradāra = Sardar = Sardār : the iron man of India( Visual )

8 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Vallabhbhai Patel,1875-1950, Indian statesman
Amar, Akbar, Anthony = Amara, Akabara Enthonī by Manmohan Desai( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 46 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
Madhumati( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic love story
Teesri kasam( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 44 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
Sangam( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotion-filled story of a husband and wife whose life is intertwined with the strands of love and hurt. Raj marries Radha, the love of his life. But a letter from an unknown admirer written to his wife lights the fire of jealousy in his mind and drives him to hurt himself and Radha ... Only a supreme sacrifice by a close friend makes Raj realize what had happened
Taal = Tāla by Robin Brightwell( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love story of a gifted folk singer and dancer of small town and the brilliant young son of NRI billionaire. Insulted and humiliated by boy's family, she vows to climb the ladder of success in ruthless world of materialism. This film is a musical score on the inspiring theme "Don't fall in love. Rise in love."
 
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