Most widely held works by Govinda
Om shanti om ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
A romantic saga of a boy next door, Om Prakesh Makhija, who works as a junior artiste in bollywood in the 70's. He is madly [in] love with the superstar of that time, Shantipriya. His dreams and aspirations to become a superstar and be with his lady love are thwarted as he witnesses the brutal murder of his beloved Shantipriya by a mercenary producer Mukesh Mehra. Om Prakash dies trying to save his Shanti. But destiny has something else in store when 'Om Prakash' a junior artiste returns as 'Om Kapoor' the superstar of 2007!! His journey of rediscovering himself, his past life and avenging the death of his beloved is the story of 'Om Shanti Om!'
Partner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Bhaskar is in love with his multi-millionaire boss, Priya Jaisingh, but doesn't know how to tell her. He seeks advice from love guru, Prem, who likes nothing better than helping lonely souls find their soul mates. He keeps giving Bhaskar tips on how to woo his boss. However, as Prem teaches his worst and most ardent student to woo Priya, he, the confirmed bachelor, finds himself getting involved with Naina, a single mother.
Salaam-e-ishq ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"The story of 6 groups of people, from different parts of the world, from different walks of life, ignorant about each other's existence, but who end up being brought together by destiny, fate and love."--Container.
Bhagam bhag ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 83 libraries worldwide
An Indian theatre group travels to London to perform, but without their leading actress. In the search for a leading lady in London, there are runins with the the drug trade and the law.
The in-laws ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Shyam has the kind of problem some men might envy. Two beautiful women are in love with him, but he unwittingly married both of them! Trying to juggle the two families at the same time, life gets crazier and crazier.
Do knot disturb ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A comedy of errors in which a rich businessman tries to hide his extramarital affair with a supermodel by bribing a waiter to pretend to be the supermodel's boyfriend. Meanwhile, his wife has asked her childhood friend to try to find evidence of her husband's infidelity. A series of mistaken identities and misunderstandings ensue.
Akhiyon se goli maare ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Hindi and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Kiran is an educated and modern girl who is in love with Raj, a business magnate's son. They like each other and are keen to get married. Kiran's father Bhangari is a small-time crook and has a shop in Chor Bazaar, which buys and sells stolen goods. Bhangari wants his daughter to get married to a bigger gangster.
Money hai toh honey hai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A group of strangers receive an SMS informing them that they are the owners of a 1000 crore company. However, there is a catch. There is a loan on the company and they will be under house arrest until they repay it.
Deewana Mastana Dīvānā mastānā ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Neha Kapoor, a young, attractive Bombay psychiatrist, is pursued by two rivals, Raja and Bunnu who try to bump off each other. A romantic comedy with suspense and action.
Ek aur ek gyarah by hook or by crook ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a pair of small-time crooks who get mixed up with a mobster.
Hadh kar di aapne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Anjali Khanna suspects her husband, Sanjay, of cheating on her. In order to keep an eye on him, she asks her friend, who is also named Anjali Khanna, to go abroad under her name. When Sanjay finds out that Anjali is to go abroad, he hires Raj Malhotra to follow her and make sure she is not having an affair.
Khullam khulla pyaar karen ( Visual )
in Hindi and held by 20 libraries worldwide
International Criminal Don, Supremo, alias Trikal Anna is concerned when he hears that two of his trusted lieutenants are at war with each other. So he decides to travel to India to settle their dispute. Upon arrival, he summons Goverdhan and Damani to his chambers and instructs them to shake hands and end their dispute, when they refuse, he instructs them to marry their children with each other.
Coolie no. 1 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Hindi and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A bus station porter desperately wants to marry, but gets into trouble when a marriage broker's schemes come apart.
Haseena maan jaayegi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Breezy romantic comedy about two spoiled sons of a millionaire.
Pyaar diwana hota hai ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A love story about a young man who is a painter and struggles to make his dream a reality. He meets a beautiful woman and falls in love, but at first they misunderstand eachother. Then there comes a turning point where they communicate their love.
Jodi no. 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Hindi and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a pair of professional crooks who accidentally kill Tiger, the brother of a mafia don.
Salaam-e ishq ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Story of six different couples in six different parts of the world. These couples, completely unaware of one another's existence, are brought together by love. Then the couples set out to resolve their love struck destiny.
Hum ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in Hindi and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Exploitation and abject poverty drive a family away from their dockside origins in Bombay, but they cannot escape their past.
Deewana mastana ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A thief falls in love with a psychiatrist but must compete for her affections with one of her patients in this romantic comedy.
Raja bhaiya ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Comedy about Raja who has sworn not to marry. His mother, however, has different ideas. She brings home Prathiba, a young woman whose life she has saved, and decides that Raja and Prathiba should marry.
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Ahuja Govind Arun, 1958-
Govinda, Arun Ahuja 1958-....