WorldCat Identities

Nayar, Deepak

Works: 90 works in 433 publications in 6 languages and 14,542 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Deepak Nayar
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( Visual )

53 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1996, a group of legendary Cuban musicians were brought together by Ry Cooder to record a CD. This documentary shows some of their songs being recorded in the studio, concert footage from Amsterdam and New York City, and some of the musicians talking about their lives in Cuba and how they got started in music
Bride & prejudice by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Jane Austen's classic novel, Pride and Prejudice, with a Bollywood twist. In Ammritsar, the determined Mrs. Bakshi sets out to find matches for her four daughters. Second sister, Lalita, meets American Will Darcy - is it love?
Bend it like Beckham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen year-old Jesminder's parents want her to be a nice, conventional Indian girl. But she just wants to play soccer like her hero, David Beckham. For Jess, that means kicking a ball around the local park with the lads until she's spotted by Jules, who invites her to join the local women's team
Bend It Like Beckham by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of orthodox Sikhs rebels against her parents by running off to Germany with a soccer team
Show dogs( Visual )

21 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a failed attempt to recover a stolen baby panda, police dog Max reluctantly teams up with a human FBI agent named Frank. A hot tip leads Max and Frank to Las Vegas for the world's most exclusive dog show
Vampire academy by Zoey Deutch( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Hathaway is a half-human and half-vampire, who is training to be a guardian at St. Vladimir's Academy. Her best friend, Princess Lissa Dragomir is a peaceful, mortal vampire. After ditching school and being on the run for a year, Rose and Lissa are caught and brought back to the Academy. Lissa struggles to reclaim her social status while Rose risks everything in an attempt to protect her best friend from the immortal, evil vampires that lurk just outside the walls of the school
Walking with dinosaurs by Charlie Rowe( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in movie history, audiences will truly see and feel what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Meet dinosaurs more real than anyone has ever seen and take off on a thrilling prehistoric adventure, where Patchi, an underdog dinosaur, triumphs against all odds to become a hero for the ages
Viceroy's house by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change
Lost highway by David Lynch( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Madison is a saxophonist who finds a video tape on his doorstep that shows the interior of his house. He becomes convinced that someone has broken in and calls the police. He finds another videotape showing him killing his wife. The police arrest him for murdering his wife. In prison, he inexplicably morphs into a young man named Pete Dayton and begins living a completely different life. When Pete is released, his and Fred's paths begin to cross in a surreal, suspenseful web of intrigue, orchestrated by a shady gangster boss named Dick Laurent
Tucker and Dale vs evil( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends on vacation at their dilapidated mountain house are mistaken for murderous backwoods hillbillies by a group of obnoxious, preppy college kids. When one of the students is separated from the group, the boys try to lend a hand, but as the misunderstanding grows, so does the body count and the laughs
The mistress of spices by Paul Mayeda Berges( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tilo is an immigrant from India, and a shopkeeper, who is also the "Mistress of Spices." The spices which she gives to her customers help them to satisfy their needs and desires. Her life changes when she falls in love with Doug, an American man
The walker by Woody Harrelson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C. Carter Page is a popular socialite who serves as confidant, companion and card partner to the wives of the most powerful men in America. When Carter's dearest friend finds herself on the brink of a scandal, he covers for her. Suddenly, he finds himself the chief suspect in a criminal investigation and this well-connected man-about-town becomes an outcast, hounded by the police and forced to hunt down the true culprit in order to clear his name
The Million Dollar Hotel by Wim Wenders( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner (Gibson) has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
Buena Vista Social Club( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1996 à La Havane, le guitariste américain Ry Cooder retrace une douzaine de musiciens cubains des années 30. Avec ce groupe, il enregistre un CD qui connaît un succès mondial. Retournant là-bas en 1998 pour l'enregistrement du disque solo du chanteur Ibrahim Ferrer (auquel collabore tout le groupe), Cooder est cette fois accompagné par le réalisateur Wim Wenders, qui filme les sessions d'enregistrement et laisse les musiciens se raconter. Sont intercalés des extraits des spectacles donnés par le groupe à Amsterdam et à New York. [(c) Médiafilm]
The end of violence by Wim Wenders( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone is watching the crime-ridden streets of Los Angeles. Suddenly, nothing is private, nothing is secret and no one can hide. Is this the end of violence ... or just the beginning?
Christmas angel in the house( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the owner of a toy factory and his wife get an unexpected visit from a precocious seven-year-old boy, their world is turned upside down. The boy's ideas just might just save the struggling toy factory in time for Christmas
Lost highway by David Lynch( Visual )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bizarre chain of events unfolds as a jazz musician's and a young mechanic's lives are strangely entwined. One is accused of his wife's savage murder, the other is seduced by a crime boss's girlfriend (both played by Arquette). A "post-modern film noir" with haunting music by David Bowie, Rammstein, Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson and others
Harlem aria( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harlem Aria is a New York fable-- about race and class, and a 28-year-old black man named Anton. Harlem laundry worker Anton is "slow" and child-like, and has lived with his aunt for most of his life. His secret ambition is to become a famous tenor. Frustrated at home, he runs away to pursue his dreams in Italy and to find his hero, tenor Fabiano Grazzi, but he is conned out of his life savings by Wes, a heartless street hustler. He is then discovered by Matthew, a bitter street musician who dreams of being a concert pianist. The three men's lives entwine and lead each down a path of destruction, truth, and redemption
Walking with dinosaurs : the movie by Barry Cook( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a time when dinosaurs rule the Earth, a playful Pachyrhinosaurus named Patchi must find his courage to become the leader of the herd-- and a hero for the ages"--Container
Paranoia by Liam Hemsworth( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A technology company employee ... sent undercover to steal trade secrets finds himself trapped between two ruthless billionaire rivals. Soon, it becomes clear that his life depends on his ability to win a maddening race against time"--Container
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