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Kapur, Rajit

Overview
Works: 40 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 1,736 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Biography  Historical films  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Detective and mystery radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rajit Kapur
Raazi( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in Hindi and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the Indo-Pak war in 1971, an Indian girl marries a Pakistani Army officer to spy for her country
Hari-bhari by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film revolves around the story of five women, belonging to different generations, each looking for emancipation and the right to run their lives their own way. The film's main theme is the issue of women's 'fertility rights' empowerment
Dattak = The adopted by Gul Bahar Singh( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A son hoping to renew his relationship with his father discovers it may be too late in this drama. Sunil (Rajit Kapoor) was born in India, but after completing his education, he moved to the United States as part of his job with a large multinational corporation. Sunil made a token effort to keep in touch with his father while living in America, but when he stops getting answers to his periodic letters, he decides to pay his dad a visit, thinking he'll bring him back to America with him if the old man is having trouble taking care of himself. But when he arrives in Calcutta for the first time in a decade and a half, the city looks strange and unfamiliar to him, and he learns that his father moved away from his home a few years earlier. Sunil finds himself travelling from one city to another, following an increasingly fuzzy trail as he tries to find out what's become of his father, and realizing -- to his horror -- just how neglectful he's been
Gandhi se Mahatma tak( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of two feuding Mohammedan cousins living in Britain but of Indian origin seek the assistance of an Indian Barrister to travel to Britain and settle their matter in a court of law. The Barrister travels to Britain, and finds that all Asians are treated as coolies, and their status is worse than of servants. Despite of being dressed in a suit and a tie, he is thrown out of a first class train compartment; is asked to remove his cap in a court of law; asked to ride with the driver of the coach; and even shoved out on the footpath for daring to walk close to a bureaucrat's premises; beaten, and abused with no recourse to any justice. His attempts to grieve these issues is met with strong governmental and bureauctatic disapproval and opposition. Notwithstanding this, he settles the dispute between the two cousins out of court, and sets about trying to organize the local Asians to assert their rights, and even represents some of them in Court. Then he journeys to Durban, South Africa, where yet another struggle is taking place against the native Africans and the emigrant Asian community. This is where this young man summons his wife, and three children, and this is where he decides to garner support of the oppressed community to improve the lot of all people, and this is where he will find that though the laws are on his side - the people who interpret them, and legislators are opposed to any kind of fair or equal treatment that this young Barrister was asking for. The young Barrister will then re-locate to India to continue his struggle against the British - and he will soon be known and acknowledged by the world as -- Mahatma Gandhi
Ki & Ka( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Hindi and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kia is an ambitious career woman in New Delhi who doesn't want marriage to come in the way of her dream. Kabir prefers to stay away from the stress of a working professional. The foundation stone of their relationship is laid on this arrangement
Train to Pakistan by Pamela Rooks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the political struggles of 1947, a town on the Punjab between India and Pakistan witnesses and becomes embroiled in the escalating violence between Sikhs and Muslims
Well done Abba( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mumbai-based businessman Rahul Singh decides to fire his chauffeur, Armaan Ali, who has returned to work after being absent without authorization for about two months. Armaan pleads to reinstate him and offers to drive him to Pune, to which Rahul wearily relents. It is during this journey that Armaan offers an explanation to his employer as to why he was absent from work. First to try and get his Chikatpally-based feisty daughter, Muskan, married. Next to drill a well on his property in this parched region where theft of water is common, and finally to comically try and stay below the poverty line in order to get benefits under the Kapildhara scheme. His tale includes his arrest at the hands of the local police, his truant twin, Rehman, and the mysterious 'theft' of his well.--IMDb
Six suspects by Vikas Swarup( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a caste system, even in murder. Viky Rai, notorious son of a prominent Indian politician, shoots dead a waitress at a trendy Delhi restaurant. Thanks to his mother pulling a few strings, he gets off scot-free. At a lavish society party to celebrate his acquittal, he is himself murdered. Who did it? The Bollywood actress with a guilty secret; the American who came to India to marry his mail-order bride; the mobile-phone thief with big dreams; the tribesman on a quest to recover a stolen relic; or Vicky Rai's mother, a corrupt politician who will do anything to cling to power ... --Container
Maine Gandhi ko nahin mara by Jahnu Barua( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the complexities of the human psyche as it sets out to unveil a childhood trauma. The film structures the narrative by telling a simple story of a man's illness and his daughter's love, understanding, and commitment to find her father's treatment, which comes in the form of a young psychiatrist who unveils the father's demented world and carries him backwards on an awesome journey to finally confront his disillusioned guilt
The making of the Mahatma( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Hindi and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of barrister Gandhi's twenty-one year struggle (1893-1914) in South Africa which made him the Mahatma
Zubeidaa = Zubeidā( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young man's quest to recover the memory of the mother he never knew and to piece together her life from the memories of those who knew her
Shaitan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of 5 youngsters set in the urban cape of Mumbai. Amy, Dash, KC, Zubin, and Tanya are young, intelligent, good looking, and 'uber cool'. With no hang ups and no boundaries, excitement is what they seek, until a 'moment' changes everything. An accident and their actions to cover it up lead them through a series of incidents across the roads, streets, and by-lanes of Mumbai and into the dark side that lurks within everyone, The Shaitan
Ghulam( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Hindi and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidharth, orphaned in early boyhood, grows up to be wayward, irresponsible, and often in trouble with the law. But the local bully Raunak Singh who terrorizes one and all in their neighborhood provokes Sidharth's sense of fair play, and he comes to the defense of those who cannot fight back
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose : the forgotten hero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the controversial life of Subhas Chandra Bose, the Bengali freedom fighter who renounced Gandhi's non-violence teachings and declared open warfare on the British Empire"--Redhotcurry.com
Monica by Richard C Schwartz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] clinical demonstration of working with Managers"--Publisher's website
Sardari Begum by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the old city of Delhi a retired thumris singer and courtesan is killed during a neighborhood riot. Her funeral becomes a media event due to the tension surrounding upcoming local elections. A reporter sent to cover the funeral discovers that the singer was her aunt and delves into her life story
Teree sang : a kidult love story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maahi and Kabir are typical teenagers. As their friendship grows, so does their intimacy. On a camping trip the young couple give in to their hormonal drives and Maahi gets pregnant. What follows is a magical kidult journey of accepting one's mistakes and owning up to them
Deadline : sirf 24 ghante by Tanveer Khan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young daughter of a prominent cardiologist is kidnapped, and the doctor is given 24 hours to come up with the ransom
Blue oranges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue Oranges is based on the characters Kevin, Shalini and Nilesh. Kevin and Shalini were excellent painters and they were in love. When differences in their social standings came in their way, they had decided to run away. That fateful day Kevin waited for Shalini but she did not arrive. Kevin left Goa all by himself. Eight years later they meet again in the streets of Mumbai. A few short hours later Shalini is murdered. Kevin is arrested from the murder spot. All circumstantial evidence is against Kevin. The commissioner of Police pays Nilesh Bhargav a visit. Nilesh
Morning walk by Thomas Gainsborough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After suffering a heart attack during his morning walk, Joymohan begins to realize how he needs to spend more time with his family and also reconnects with an old friend
 
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Alternative Names
Kapoor, Rajit

Languages
Hindi (49)

English (14)