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Rawal, Paresh 1950-

Overview
Works: 173 works in 331 publications in 2 languages and 3,979 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Haunted house films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paresh Rawal
Cheeni kum a sugar free romance ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sarcastic love story of a 64-year-old arrogant, acidic chef of London's top Indian restaurant and a simple 34-year-old unmarried woman visiting London. It's a story of how they meet, how they fight, how they make up, and how their relationship evolves into romance. It's a story of their funny struggle to break the news to the woman's father and the chaos they go through convincing him and making him accept them as a couple
Baghban ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At retirement, a father and mother go to live, separately, with their unwilling sons and their wives
Paa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Auro is an intelligent, witty 13-year-old boy with an extremely rare genetic defect that causes accelerated aging. He suffers from a progeria like syndrome. Mentally he is 13, very normal, but physically he looks five times older. In spite of his condition, Auro is a very happy boy. He lives with his mother Vidya, who is a gynecologist, and his father Amol Arte, a young, progressive, and full of ideals politician
Bhool bhulaiyaa ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siddharth returns to his hometown with his new wife and insists on staying in the family's royal ancestral mansion where deadly happenings have taken place throughout the generations
Oye lucky! lucky oye! ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Hindi and English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of Lucky and his friend Bangali, youths from the inner city ghetto of West Delhi, who grow up to become master thieves
Atithi tum kab jaoge? ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Puneet (Ajay Devgn) and Munmun (Konkana Sensharma), a happily married couple living in Mumbai whose lives take an interesting turn when a distant relative, Chachaji (Paresh Rawal) turns up unannounced at their doorstep from a far off village. The guest overstays his welcome so much so that the exasperated couple come up with various plays to hasten his departure to hilarious results
Mumbai meri jaan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the July 11, 2006 actual bombing of a local train in Bombay, the film explores the blast's impact on the lives of people from all levels of Mumbai society
OMG oh my god! ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atheist Kanjilal Mehta takes 'God' to court after an earthquake destroys his shop. Suddenly, 'Krishna Vasudev Yadav' shows up - does divine intervention occur?
Welcome ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Uday Shetty, Majnu and their boss, Sikander, three Hong Kong-based serio-comic mobsters, are keen to get their sister Sanjana married into a respectable family. Uday, upon a chance meeting with a handsome bachelor, Rajiv, is convinced that the latter would be an appropriate match for Sanjana. However, Rajiv's uncle, Dr. Ghunghroo does not approve of his nephew's association with a dubious family"--Container
Aakrosh ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Built on the sensitive issue of honor killing that has been racking India and hogging the headlines for quite some time now, Aakrosh is a tale of two investigators and their fight against the society, against the politicians, and even against the administration. The two investigators find that the case is of honor killing, where a medical student and his two friends have been killed for loving an upper caste girl by the Shool Sena, the self-proclaimed protectors of Indian society
Phir hera pheri ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 101 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
Garam masala ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This hindi comedy finds two buddies at odds in a romantic game of cat-and-mouse when they find their friendship tested over their desire for the same women
Hera pheri ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raju, Shyam, and Babu Rao are in dire need of money and get the grandson of a wealthy businessman kidnapped
Malamaal Weekly ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a winning lottery ticket held by a dead villager in a small town plagued by poverty. Story appears adapted from the Irish film "Waking Ned Devine."
Bhagam bhag ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Indian theatre group travels to London to perform, but without their leading actress. In the search of a leading lady in London, the troupe has run-ins with drug traffickers and the law
Firāāq Firaaq = Firaq ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 85 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
American chai ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The son of immigrant parents wants to pursure a rock & roll life, a dream he must keep from his parents. A comedy, which uncovers dramatic results for a first generation Indian-American college student struggling with his parents' acculturation
Rann the new(s) battle ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amitabh Bachchan is the revered head of a privately owned TV news channel. This is a story of conflicts over truth, quality journalism, sensationalism, politics and profits
One two three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laxmi Narayan 1 is a young aspiring shooter from the underworld whose only aim is to fulfill his mother's dream of becoming the most popular don. Laxmi Narayan 2 is an automobile salesman from Mumbai whose only aim in life is to keep his boss happy. He has only two rules in life: Rule 1: The boss is always right. Rule 2: If the boss is wrong, follow Rule 1. Laxmi Narayan 3 is a rich but poor man who is in the lingerie business. He sells his wares in a mobile car on the streets of Chandni Chowk in Delhi. All three reach a place called Pondyon a different mission. But what follows is total chaos and confusion
Golmaal Fun unlimited ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four good-for-nothing young men get thrown out by a gullible friend, chased by a tough guy, and fall in love with the same pretty girl
 
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Alternative Names
Paresh Rawal
Paresh Rawal, 1950-
Paresssh Rawwwal, Paresssh 1950-
Languages
Hindi (69)
English (6)
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