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Shah, Naseeruddin

Works: 260 works in 587 publications in 5 languages and 9,714 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Cross-cultural studies  Fiction  Romance films  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Naseeruddin Shah
Most widely held works by Naseeruddin Shah
Monsoon wedding by Mira Nair( Visual )

59 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love, lust and hope envelop an upper middle-class Indian family and their world-wide guests as they celebrate for four days the arranged marriage of their daughter to an East Indian man from Texas
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Stephen Norrington( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legion of superheroes, the likes of which mankind had never seen, must band together under the leadership of Allan Quartermain to save the world from "The Fantom" who is threatening to launch a global Armageddon
Omkara by Vishal Bharadwaj( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 306 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
Today's special( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samir is a traditionally trained chef who works as the sous chef in an exclusive restaurant in Manhattan, but when he learns he's been turned down for an expected promotion, he leaves in a huff and isn't asked to return. Samir considers heading for Europe to attend a culinary academy, but his plans quickly change when he learns that his father has suffered a severe heart attack and someone needs to look after the family business, a dingy Indian restaurant in Queens that's fallen on hard times
A Wednesday!( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaurya: When Captain Javed Khan is charged with mutiny, treason and killing a fellow officer he refuses to speak in his own defense because he is guarding secrets too powerful for the establishment to handle
Mirch Masala Spices( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Hindi and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores a community's reaction to an oppressed woman's plight, as she spurns the unwanted advances of a tax collector and takes refuge in a pepper factory
Raajneeti( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and Multiple languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raajneeti is the story of one man's struggle to keep away from his family's business: politics. But having been sucked in, he must fight to master the game and unwillingly descend into the moral hell that is Indian democracy. The rivalry of two sets of cousins escalates into an all-out war and draws the protagonist into the dark side of dealing with his enemies, thus completing his own journey into corruption
The perfect murder by H. R. F Keating( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Ghote of the Bombay police pursues his most perplexing case: a savage attack has been perpetuated on a rich industrialist's private secretary. With the help of a visiting Swedish criminologist, Ghote edges closer to the truth and soon discovers he may not be dealing with murder at all, but something far more complex and profitable
Iqbal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iqbal is an 18 year old deaf-mute boy, a farmer's son from a tiny village, who dreams of making the Indian national cricket team
Krrish( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krishna is a young man with magical powers who, after the death of his parents, is raised in India in seclusion by his grandmother. He becomes entranced by Priya, a pretty girl from Singapore, but Priya and her friend have hatched a plot to use Krishna's powers for personal gain
Main hoon na I'm here now!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian Army's plan to create a friendship with Pakistan complicates the lives of Officer Shekhar Sharma and his son, Ram. Twenty years ago, Shekhar's affair resulted in son Ram--and led his wife to leave him, taking her baby son with her. Now Shekhar has been shot while trying to protect General Bakshi, and his dying wish is for Ram to reunite the family. Ram, meanwhile, goes undercover as a college student to protect General Bakshi's daughter. She has been threatened by terrorist Raghavan, who is trying to destroy Bakshi's plan by kidnapping her. Busy with trying to win back the love of his mother and brother and protect the girl, Ram falls in love with a pretty professor. Who will be successful -- Ram or Raghavan?
Peepli (live)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the week of local elections in the Indian village of Peepli, two poor farmers, Natha and Budhia, face losing their land over an unpaid government loan. Desperate, they seek help from an apathetic local politician who suggests they commit suicide to benefit from a government program that aids the families of indebted deceased farmers. When a journalist overhears Budhia urge Natha to 'do what needs to be done', a media frenzy ignites around whether or not Natha will commit suicide
Umrao Jaan Umarāva jāna( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of a courtesan in 19th century Lucknow. When Umrao Jaan decides not to dance for people any longer, she finds it difficult to escape from the world she lives in
Ishqiya( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Gorakhpur in Eastern Uttar Pradesh, the movie is a tale of romance between individuals caught in a web of crime, suspense and passion. Two thieves, Khalujan (Naseeruddin Shah) and Babban (Arshad Warsi), are on the run from their boss, Mushtaq (Salman Shahid). After every known person in the world turns them down they seek refuge with an old friend Verma, but instead meet his widow, Krishna (Vidya Balan) who is staying alone in her old house
Maqbool by Vishal Bharadwaj( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indianized adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth set against the backdrop of Bombay's mafia world
That girl in yellow boots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth is searching for her father, a man she hardly knew but cannot forget. Desperation drives her to work without a permit at a massage parlor. Torn between several schisms, Mumbai becomes the alien, yet strangely familiar backdrop for Ruth's quest. She struggles to find her independence and space, even as she is sucked deeper into the labyrinthine politics of the city's underbelly. It's a city that feeds on her misery, a love that eludes her, and a devastating truth that she must encounter
Bhumika The Role by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Usha rises fast in the film world and eventually becomes a well known actress. She is influenced by four men she meets at various points in her life: her first husband, Keshav; the narcissistic male co-star, Rajan; the effete filmmaker, Sunil Verma; and the landowner, Kale, whose second wife she eventually becomes
Firāāq Firaaq = Firaq( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the 2002 riots between the Hindus and the Muslims in Gujarat, the lives of people from different walks of life are all tested, from a couple desperately trying to decide whether or not to stay in their home, to a woman who must deal with the guilt of sending someone away, to a group of men bent on revenge
Being Cyrus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Hindi and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised in foster homes, Cyrus (who has a secret) arrives at the home of Dithnaw and his flirtatious wife, Katy. Hidden cracks in the dysfunctional Sethna family are revealed when they welcome Cyrus into their home
Sarfarosh( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ajay's life changes after an encounter with terrorists that leaves his brother dead and his father paraplegic
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Monsoon wedding
Alternative Names
Naseeruddin Shah.

Naseeruddin Shah 1950-

Nasiruddin Shah

Nasiruddin Shah 1950-

Śāha, Nasīruddīna

Shah, Masrudin 1950-

Shah, Naseruddin 1950-

Shah, Nasiruddin

Shah, Nasiruddin 1950-

शाह, नसीरुद्दीन 1950-...