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1. Haider [2014]

Video
2 videodiscs (approximately 160 min.) : sound. color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; Region all.
  • Disc 1. Movie
  • Disc 2. Special features ; Making of Haider ; Deleted scenes.
Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet', Haider - a young man returns home to Kashmir on receiving news of his father's disappearance. Not only does he learn that security forces have detained his father for harboring militants, but that his mother is in a relationship with his very own uncle. Intense drama follows between mother and son as both struggle to come to terms with news of his father's death. Soon Haider learns that his uncle is responsible for the gruesome murder, what follows is his journey to avenge his father's death--Container.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
2 videodiscs (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 Booklet.
  • [Disc 1]. Monsoon wedding
  • [Disc 2]. Short films by Mira Nair.
When one family reunites for an unexpected wedding, sparks fly as love, lust, and secrets are revealed.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
When one family reunites for an unexpected wedding, sparks fly as love, lust, and secrets are revealed.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
2 videodiscs (167 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Explores the events following the March 2, 1993, bombings that ripped through Mumbai, India, offering a cinematic study on just how such a tragedy can change a city. A policeman, determined to apprehend the culprits responsible for a continuing series of bombings, discovers a powerful businessman has been shifting funds in the Mumbai underworld in order to finance the bombings.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
"Junoon tells the story of Vikram (Roy), who nearly gets killed by a cursed tiger when he and his friend go for a hunting spree in the jungle. His friend is killed on the spot by the tiger, but Vikram manages to shoot the beast. Still, it wounds him badly before it dies ..."--Wikipedia web site.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In the kingdom of Awadh, rich landowners Meer and Mirza pour every ounce of passion into a never-ending game of chess. Without thinking of their responsibilities to their families and the political uprising in the kingdom, the two men just keep playing.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (171 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (32 p. ; 14 x 19 cm.)
This is the story about the youth of India today. A young London based film-maker comes upon the diaries of her grandfather, who served in the British police force in India during the freedom struggle. She plans to shoot a film based on the diaries and casts a group of friends to play the roles of the revolutionaries described in the diaries. The friends cannot identify with the characters and would rather enjoy today's life than get involved in a project the seems like stuff of textbooks.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 163 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Depicts, through one woman's life from marriage to old age, the joys and tragedies of village life in rural India.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 204 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by an ex-cop, Thakur, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
An English novelist has an affair with a movie actor in India. Directed by James Ivory.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A love story set within the upheaval and violence of 1947 India in which much of the action is seen through the eyes of a little eight-year-old girl named Lenny.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
2 videodiscs (189 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Rahul and Simran fall in love while travelling in Europe on an inter-rail holiday. Simran's father, settled in London for twenty-two years, is determined that his daughter should marry a family friend, back in their homeland of rural Punjab. All his plans undergo serious revision once the family travels to India and Rahul also shows up.
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COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01
Video
1 videodisc (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Depicts, through one woman's life from marriage to old age, the joys and tragedies of village life in rural India.
Media & Microtext Center
COMPLIT-247-01, FILMSTUD-250B-01, GLOBAL-250-01