Most widely held works about Mithun Chakraborty
Most widely held works by Mithun Chakraborty
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!'
Chandni Chowk to China ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Sidhu, a cook from Chandni Chowk, longs to escape his dreary existence. He sees his chance when two strangers from China claim him to be the reincarnation of a war hero and ask him to come back with them to their village in China. Dreaming of the princely existence that awaits him, Sidhu blissfully sets out for China, never suspecting that he is being set up to take on a vicious smuggler.
Guru ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Hindi and Tamil and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A villager, Gurukant Desai, son of a village schoolteacher, comes to Bombay in 1958 and rises from its streets to become the biggest tycoon in Indian history.
Lucky no time for love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 75 libraries worldwide
An Indian young man is thrown together with a quiet young Indian schoolgirl while both of them are living in Russia and are caught in a political upheaval. Together, they make the dangerous journey back to their homes.
Veer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"The Pindari warrior Veer plots to overthrow British rule in Madhavgarh, while falling in love with princess Yashodharra, daughter of King Gyanendra who as a prince, in the past, had betrayed the Pindaris, leading to a massacre of 4,500 men.
Luck ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 58 libraries worldwide
An underworld kingpin instructs his honcho to recruit people endowed with 'Luck' from across the globe to take part in a series of games designed to test their 'Luck' factor, as gamblers around the world bet on them!
My name is Anthony Gonsalves ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Anthony is a naive, young man who had grown up watching Hindi films. He wants to be a film star. He lives with violence on the streets. The credo of living by the gun, die by the gun surrounds him, yet he still dreams of stardom. Anthony's loyalties to the people around him will be tested. Father Briganza acts as Anthony's moral compass. Riya, an assistant director, is Anthony's love interest. Inspector Khan is the conscientious police officer who goes after the mob.
Heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Best friends Sammy and Ali travel a thousand miles to deliver three letters as part of their film school assignment. Little do they know that the journey that they have embarked on will give them a new meaning of life"--Container.
Chingaari spark of revolution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A love story between a prostitute, Basanti, a priest, Bhuwan Panda, and an educated young postman Chandan Mishra, a gentle idealistic, who enters the village not as a crusader but gets sucked into the village politics. His honesty and sense of justice sparks off a revolution which leads to mayhem, death and yet freedom. Celebrates innocence, lost childhood, maternal triumph, true love, and sexuality.
Hum paanch Hama pan̐ca ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The tyrannical Veer Pratap Singh, rules over a small town, and no one dares to oppose him. He has an affair with Soundariya, marries her secretly, and she becomes pregnant. When she refuses to abort their child, he denies ever having any relationship with her. Her brothers try to bring him to justice but they are dealt with roughly by his bodyguard. Soundariya is left to find support on her own and stop his tyrannical rule over the town.
Disco dancer Ḍisko ḍāṅsara ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Jimmy is a singer and disco dancer who amasses wealth and fans enough to kindle hostile envy in his arch rival. His quick rise to fame and riches also makes him a highly sought after personality at social events, and he uses his clout to avenge an old insult to his mother. He now has a whole new set of enemies, and his singing and dancing career acquires a dangerous note.
Agneepath Path of fire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"Thriller set in the criminal underworld of Bombay. A young boy witnesses the framing and murder of his virtuous father and years later, grows up to become a powerful and ruthless gangster"--Film Index International.
Don Muthu swami ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Don Muthuswami is a gangster in Bombay who makes his father a deathbed promise to change his ways.
Hum paanch ( Visual )
in Hindi and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Tale of good versus evil derived from the Mahabharata.
Dil diya hai ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A man falls in love and then sells the woman for the amount needed to finance his mother's operation.
Baabarr ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"A 12 year old boy picks up a country made gun and shoots a man in cold blood! His eyes, devoid of any emotion, his heart exhibit no remose. After shooting the person in broad day light, this 12 year old boy walked the streets of Aman ganj, with a gun in one hand. Everyone present in the market watched this young lad walk with no fear. The fear in fact had translated, from him into everyone's heart there. He had made a mark! The boy who started from the streets of Aman Ganj had trespassed every barrier of crime. For the 10 years that followed he traumatized one and all. His reign of fear knew no bounds, the government summoned a man to put an end to all of his. An encounter specialist -- S. P Dwivedi. The order was simple, arrest him or kill him!"--Container.
Titli the first monsoon day ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Bengali and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter with a Bollywood superstar, the object of a teenage girl's crush, changes the lives of the girl and her mother forever.
Dance dance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The story is about a sister and brother who struggle and succeed to fulfil their father's dream of becoming stars as a singer and dancer.
Perfect Magic's chingaari spark of a revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Narainda, postmaster for the over 35 years patiently awaited the arrival of an assistant, Chandan Mishra. Narainda teaches him to deliver mail, take a rupee for reading mail out aloud, and avoid much contact with the prostitutes of Lal Batti. But Basanti and other prostitutes are drawn to Chandan, and he becomes a frequent visitor there. The local priest Bhuvan Panda who also visits Basanti does not appreciate Chandan's frequent visits. Then a mysterious admirer of Basanti starts sending her love letters and even proposes marriage.
Gangaa jamunaa saraswathi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1999 in Hindi and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Gangaa, a freewheeling truck driver, seeks revenge on the evil uncle who murdered his father and stole his inheritance. Along the way, Gangaa wins the affection of two women, Jamunaa, a village girl, and Saraswathi, a kathak dancer. With the aid of the two courageous women and his faithful friend Shankar Qawwal, Gangaa faces the villainous uncle and his pit of hungry crocodiles.
Action and adventure films Actors Ambition Bazaars (Markets) Biographical films British Occupation of India (1765-1947) Brothers and sisters Business ethics Businessmen China Comedy films Corporations--Corrupt practices Corruption Criminal behavior Drama East Indians Feature films Feature films Fiction films Foreign films Gambling Gangster films Gangsters Heroes History India Letter carriers Loyalty Male friendship Man-woman relationships Melodrama Motion pictures Motion pictures, Hindi Motion pictures, Indic Murder Musical films Organized crime Police Political science Prostitutes Reincarnation Revenge Road films Romantic comedy films Russia (Federation) Self-employed Thrillers (Motion pictures) Thrillers (Motion pictures) Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired