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Bombay [videorecording] / Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Ltd. ; Aalayam ; produced by S. Sriram ; story, screenplay & direction, Mani Ratnam.

Maṇiratn̲am (Screenwriter, Director). Sriram, S. (Producer). Swami, Arvind (Actor). Koirala, Manisha (Actor). Anand, Tinnu (Actor). Khurana, Akash (Actor). Rahman, A. R. (Composer). Mehboob, lyricist (Lyricist). Amitabh Bachchan Corporation. (Added Author). Aalayam Productions. (Added Author). Eros International (Firm) (Added Author). Arvind Swami, Manisha Koirala, Tinnu Anand, Akash Khurana. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4557 37684001063852 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: London ; Eros International, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Faculty reserve.
Material for LVIS-223 (Menon).
Special features include: scene selections, song selection, a list of other attractions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, A.R. Rahman ; lyrics, Mehboob ; cinematography, Rajiv Menon ; editing, Suresh Urs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Arvind Swami, Manisha Koirala, Tinnu Anand, Akash Khurana.
Summary, etc.:
A romance occurs between a south Indian Hindu man and a Muslim woman. They marry against family wishes and move to Bombay. The time period of the film is set in the December 1992-January 1993 period when the "Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid" controversy had raised racial tensions in Bombay (and other parts of India).
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital, stereo.
Language Note:
Dubbed into Hindi from the original Tamil with optional English or Japanese subtitles.
Subject: Interfaith marriage > India > Drama.
Hinduism > Relations > Islam > Drama.
Islam > Relations > Hinduism > Drama.
India > Race relations > 20th century > Drama.
Bombay (India) > Drama.

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