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Shah, Naseeruddin

Works: 265 works in 629 publications in 5 languages and 10,085 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Steampunk films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Musical films  Historical 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 )

67 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 1,803 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 )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 314 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 300 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
Mirch Masala Spices( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1940's, this film explores an Indian community's reaction to an oppressed, impoverished woman's plight involving British colony tax collectors
A Wednesday!( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of certain events that unfold between 2 pm and 6 pm on a particular Wednesday in Mumbai
Raajneeti( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and Multiple languages and held by 191 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 186 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
Main hoon na I'm here now! by Farah Khan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 179 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?
Iqbal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 172 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
Peepli (live)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 166 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
Krrish( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 162 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
Umrao Jaan Umarāva jāna( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 158 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 134 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 )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 133 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 )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Hindi and English and held by 115 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
Finding Fanny( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Hindi and English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the road-trip journey of five dysfunctional friends who set out on a road trip in search of Fanny, the love-interest of Ferdie the postman
Firāāq Firaaq = Firaq( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 96 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
3 deewarein 3 walls( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three walls is a bittersweet drama thriller about friendship, hope and learning to survive in a world within a world. The story of 3 prisoners on death row, Jaggu, a lawyer who seeks solace in the verses of his poetry, Nagya, a man aggrieved with the world because of his innocence, and Ishaan, a natural charmer who believes he can con his way out of prison. Into their lives enters Chandrika, a naïve documentary filmmaker is looking to escape an abusive husband. As her documentary progresses a bond begins to evolve between Chandrika and the three men
Sarfarosh( Visual )

9 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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Naseeruddin Shah.

Naseeruddin Shah 1950-

Naseeruddin Shah acteur indien

Naseeruddin Shah aktor indyjski

Naseeruddin Shah attore indiano

Naseeruddin Shah Indian actor

Naseeruddin Shah indischer Schauspieler

Naseeruddin Shah indisk skdespelare

Naseeruddin Shah indisk skodespelar

Naseeruddin Shah indisk skuespiller

Nasiruddin Shah

Nasiruddin Shah 1950-

Śāha, Nasīruddīna

Shah, Masrudin 1950-

Shah, Naseruddin 1950-

Shah, Nasiruddin

Shah, Nasiruddin 1950-

Шах, Насируддин

ناصردین شاه بازیگر هندی

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