Kapur, Shekhar 1945-
Most widely held works about Shekhar Kapur
Most widely held works by Shekhar Kapur
Elizabeth ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,257 libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs.
Elizabeth the golden age ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,828 libraries worldwide
1585: Philip II's Catholic Spain is the most powerful empire in the world. Only England, ruled by Protestant Elizabeth, stands against him. The Queen is threatened by a depleted treasury, constant threats of assassination, and plots by Philip to install her cousin, Queen Mary of Scotland, on her throne. To which end a great armada is poised to invade England--as punishment for the capture of his treasure-ships, and to make Europe safe for Catholicism--even as Elizabeth's attention is diverted to Sir Walter Raleigh, returned from the New World with two gifts: the territory of Virginia and tobacco. Facing her greatest challenge, Elizabeth must rally her country to safeguard her kingdom, destroy her enemies, and secure her position as "Mother to her people."
The four feathers ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend.
New York, I love you ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 703 libraries worldwide
In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different stories of love.
Bandit queen ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 483 libraries worldwide
"Murderer, kidnapper and folk legend Phoolan Devi endured a life of rape and abuse after being sold into marriage at the age of eleven. A spree of murders to avenge the death of her lover, known as the Behmai Massacre, makes Devi the object of a massive police hunt in this story that shocked the world"--Container.
A.R. Rahman's Bombay dreams by A. R Rahman ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Shekhar Kapur's Devi. v. 1, Namaha by Shekhar Kapur ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
"A native of the mythic city of Sitapur, Tara Mehta has no idea that she is about to become the centerpiece of a divine battle between the Gods of Light and the demon Lord Bala and his army of things that go bump in the night. But, in a never-ending war where innocent human souls are the unfortunate, but acceptable, collateral damage, the all-too-human Goddess begins to wonder if either side deserves to win is Sitapur, city of modern atop ancient, mixed amongst the profane, where the divine drifts toward the diabolical"--P.  of cover.
Shekhar Kapur's Devi ( Book )
in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Shekhar Kapur's Snake woman by Zeb Wells ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Jessica Petersen has grown accustomed to her "snake-ish" ways... that is, turning into a half-woman, half-snake. As the reincarnated Snake Goddess, Jess has wreaked a path of vengeance against the 68 - those who had ruthlessly desecrated the sacred temple of the Snake God in the 18th century. Harker, head of the 68, is pleased with the arrangement he's made with Jess, and is determined to end the cycle of reincarnation he faces by helping her kill those he is meant to lead - even if that means destroying The Faithful, the secret society within the 68 created to protect its members from any harm. As the blood count gets thicker, Jess finds herself amidst a labyrinth of duplicity. Between the Faithful, Harker, and those closest to Jess, who can she trust, and who will pay the price of the Snake Woman's blood bath?
Ramayan 3392 AD. [1 by Shamik Dasgupta ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Enter a post-apocalyptic world where the only two nations survive: Aryavarta in the North where the last vestiges of humankind dwells, and Nark, a dark continent filled with the savage Asura races lead by the monstrous Ravan. Honorable, but inexperienced brothers Princes Rama, Lakshman, Bharat, and Shatrughan are duty-bound to protect the outposts of their kingdom from Ravan's deadly forces. But as the battle rages, Rama must choose between honor and the survival of his people.
The four feathers ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and German and held by 37 libraries worldwide
When a British officer resigns his commission on the eve of a battle against Sudanese rebels, he is presumed a coward and is given 4 symbolic white feathers by his friends and fiancee. As a act of redemption, he exposes himself to extreme hardship and incredible odds while disguised as a Sudanese in a bold attempt to aid his besieged comrades.
Mr. India Mi ̣iṇḍiyā ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Mogambo hopes to be the emperor of India and is behind the riots and general mahem which is plaguing the country. Arun Veghem, who runs an orphanage, finds his father's secret formula for making himself invisible. Disguised as the invisible superhero "Mr. India", Arun takes on Mogambo. He is assisted in this adventure by Seema, the crime reporter, who is in love with him.
Shekhar Kapur's Devi. Volume 3 by Shekhar Kapur ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Now with her initial mission accomplished, Devi must come to terms with her role as protector of Sitapur and champion of mankind.
Shekhar Kapur's Devi. v. 2 by Shekhar Kapur ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"The power of the Goddess is unrivaled. Forged by the strength of the Gods, Devi retains a force meant to bring balance among Gods and men"--P.  of cover.
Elizabeth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
16th century England. Before the Golden Age, Elizabeth was a passionate and naïve girl who came to reign over a land divided by bloody turmoil. Amid palace intrigue and attempted assassinations, the young queen is forced to become a cunning strategist while weighing the counsel of her mysterious advisors. At the same time having to thwart her devious rivals and denying her own desires for the good of her country.
Masoom ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 29 libraries worldwide
D.K. Malhotra is living happily with his wife Indu and two daughters until he gets a call from a boarding school to come and fetch his son. Replying that he has no son but later realising that the boy Rahul is the fruit of a brief affair he had with the terminally ill Bhavna. Since Bhavna is dead, the couple is forced to adopt the boy shattering their peaceful life. At the end, Indu accepts the boy.
Dil se ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Hindi and Tamil and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Romantic drama set in an atmosphere of political turbulence; incorporates fantasy sequences of dance and song.
Mr. India Mi ̣iṇḍiyā ( Visual )
in Hindi and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Arun Veghem, who runs an orphanage, finds his father's secret formula for making oneself invisible. Disguised as the invisible superhero "Mr. India", Arun takes on Mogambo, a madman bent on destroying India with food shortages, riots and general mayhem. Arun is assisted by crime reporter Seema who develops feelings for him.
Dil se.. From the heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 21 libraries worldwide
In this love story, a young man meets an enigmatic girl who later seeks his help without revealing that she is part of a terrorist organization.
Shekhar Kapur's snake woman. Vol. 1, A snake in the grass by Zeb Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"Born, 1981. First kiss, 1996. Graduated with honors, 2002. Moved to Los Angeles, 2006. Within three years, she will have killed sixty-eight men. Jessica Peterson is learning first-hand that the cycle of revenge cannot be broken. Without understanding why, she finds herself turning into a creature -- a vicious Snake Woman. Her mission -- to avenge a centuries old wrong that was conceived half a world away, deep in the jungles of India. Terrified by her true nature and hunted by a mysterious organization known only as "The 68," Jessica must confront the monster that lurks inside her before it is too late"--P.  of cover.
Armada (1588) Attempted assassination Biographical films Biographical films Comic books, strips, etc. Dacoits Dating (Social customs) Drama Elizabeth (Motion picture) Elizabeth--I,--Queen of England,--1533-1603 England Fantasy comic books, strips, etc. Feature films Feature films Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired First loves Foreign films Good and evil Graphic novels Great Britain Hindu goddesses Historical films History India Kings and rulers Kings and rulers--Succession Love Man-woman relationships Mary--I,--Queen of England,--1516-1558 New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Brooklyn New York (State)--New York--Central Park New York (State)--New York--TriBeCa Philip--II,--King of Spain,--1527-1598 Phoolan Devi Political science Queens Raleigh, Walter,--Sir,--1552?-1618 Scotland Soldiers--Conduct of life Spain Spain.--Armada Sudan Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Walsingham, Francis,--Sir,--1530?-1590 War films Women heroes Women outlaws
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Kapur, Shekar 1945-
Shekhar Kapur, 1945-कपूर, शेखर
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