WorldCat Identities

Roy, Nirupa 1931-2002

Overview
Works: 66 works in 128 publications in 2 languages and 650 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Romantic comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nirupa Roy
Deewaar = Dīvāra( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, one a cop and the other a criminal, share a mutual adoration for their mother. Though they care for each other, they end up at odds due to their respective roles
Do bigha zamin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A landowner gives Shambu (Balraj Sahni) and his wife (Nirupa Roy) three months to pay off their farm rent, or the land will be sold to build a factory. In desperation to keep their farm, they move to Calcutta in an attempt to make money and save their ancestral lands, but eventually come home to find they are already gone
Muqaddar Ka Sikandar( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homeless urchin, raised as a servant to Kaamna, falls in love with her, but her father Ramanath accuses him of theft and he is cast out. He finds a new employer but his employer falls in love with the same woman
Roti : Rotī( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mangal Singh (Rajesh Khanna) has been a career criminal. His crimes have caught up with him and he is sentenced to be hanged. He dramatically escapes with the help of underworld don, Suraj (Pinchoo Kapoor). He lands up in a small village in Northern India, and becomes a school-teacher with the help of local restauranteur, Bijli (Mumtaz). He takes on the identity of Ramu, a friend of Shravan, and goes to live with Shravan's parents
Amar, Akbar, Anthony = Amara, Akabara Enthonī( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ex-convict must flee his mob boss, leaving his family to fend for themselves. His wife goes blind and his children are abandoned. They are adopted by a Hindu policeman, a Muslim tailor, and a Catholic priest. The Hindu-raised son becomes a policeman in his turn; his Muslim-raised brother becomes a singer; and the last son, played by Amitabh, becomes a happy-go-lucky Catholic who lives on the edge of the law
Suhaag by Manmohan Desai( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durga and Vikram Singh have been married for years. Vikram has taken to crime in a big way. Durga gives birth to twins, and Jaggi steals one of them, and sells him to a bootlegger, Pascal. Durga brings up her son Kishan as a dedicated police officer. On the other hand, Pascal has exploited Amit. But ironically the two become friends. Vikram is still alive, not aware of his two sons and wife being alive. Without revealing his identity, he hires Amit to kill Kishan. Amit informs Kishan, and keep vigil
Aya sawan jhoom ke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adopted as a baby by a rich family, Jai (Dharmendra) finds his wealth a burden when he falls in love with Arti (Asha Parekh), who comes from a middle-class background. Their life takes a tragic twist when Jai tragically kills her father in a car accident. The trauma breaks them apart and they struggle to go on with their lives
Pyar ka mausam = Pyāra kā mausama = Pyār kā mausam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in northern India, a young man finds out that he was not raised by his actual parents. When he returns to his ancestral home, he discovers that a woman he had been wooing and lost was raised by his real grandfather and that a false grandson is trying to take his place
Anurodh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Choudhary does not approve of his son, Arun, indulging in singing songs and music. He wants him to be a businessman like himself. Out of fear of his father finding out about his continued indulgence, Arun changes his name to Sanjay Kumar. He soon becomes a popular singer, and is even hired by the local radio station to sing songs. With his increasing popularity, the risk of his dad finding out the truth has also increased, and Arun must try and keep his family life and his singing career a secret, but the question is how long will he continue to do this."--RAjOo, www.imdb.com (viewed on July 10, 2007)
Khoon pasina( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the story of the friendship of two families, one Hindi the other Muslim, and their two sons. They end up going down different roads, one a criminal the other helping the poor and needy. They meet again in a conflict over a woman they both want
Purab aur pachhim( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bharat, son of a freedom fighter, is sent to London to study, and to stay with an old family friend. When he gets off the plane he finds his parents' friend has married an English woman and has three very western children. Bharat is shocked to meet Indians who are ashamed to call themselves Indians. The movie's theme is a return to cultural origins that provides a fascinating look at western youth culture of the late 1960s and early 1970s (when many westerners were travelling to India in search of spiritual truth) through Indian eyes
Mujhe jeene do( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dacoit in the Chambal Valley in Madhya Pradesh fall in love with and marries a prostitute. Living conditions are harsh, as police pursue the robber and his wife. After their son is born, the couple must decide whether to continue their life on the run
Betaab( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Betaab, a professional horse trainer had a childhood friend who moved away and lost contact with her for years. They are brought together again but do not remember one another. Their reunion gets off to a bad start until they discover each other's identities and they fall in love
Vijaya International's Ram aur Shyam = Rāma aura Śyāma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dilip Kumar stars in dual roles as near-identical fellows with very different personalities. One is quiet and withdrawn, the other is adventurous and full of life. An arranged marriage and an attempted masquerade lead to confusion, danger, and potential romance
Munimji( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infant half-brothers were switched by Malati, the mother of one when she's repudiated by their father. The boys grow up each leading double lives until Malati finally reveals their true identity and justice prevails in a hail of gunfire
Aan milo sajna by Mukul Dutt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed and ailing Savitri Choudhury lives a wealthy lifestyle along with her son, Anil, in a palatial mansion in India. She knows that Anil is only waiting for her to die so that he can inherit the wealth and refuses to give him any money. The Diwan convinces Anil to mend his ways, get married, and patch-up with his mom. Shortly thereafter Anil does appear to have mended his ways, gets involved in charity, and even introduces a young woman named Deepali to his mom
Tīna batī cāra rāstā = Three lights & four streets( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kshama is hired as a maid in a wealthy home. She teaches the family tolerance for ethnic diversity
Ganga tera pani amrit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family drama of a farmer's life
Ghar ghar ki kahani( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ravi, the son of an office manager, does not understand why his father does not give him and his siblings the luxuries their friends have. Plus Ravi has much more responsibility than a person his age usually has. Ravi's family depends on hard work and honesty. His friend's family lives on bribes and dishonesty
Mard by Manmohan Desai( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the ruler of a princely state fights against British rule and is arrested for his rebellion, the responsibility of bringing up Azad's newborn son falls on Jamuna, who names him Raju and brings him up as her own. Raju (Amitabh Bachchan) grows up to become a thorn in the side of the British much like his father and the British officers are hard pressed to get rid of him. Then Azad comes out of prison and father and son join hands
 
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Balsara, Kokila Kishorechandra

Balsara, Kokila Kishorechandra 1931-

Balsara, Kokila Kishorechandra 1931-2002

Kokila Kishorechandra Balsara 1931-

Kokila Kishorechandra Balsara 1931-2002

Nirupa Roy 1931-

Nirupa Roy 1931-2002

Nirupa Roy actrice indienne

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Nirupa Roy Indiaas actrice (1931-2004)

Nirupa Roy Indian actress

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Languages
Hindi (69)

English (1)