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A Good Day to Die Hard is a 2013 American action thriller film and the fifth installment in the ''Die Hard'' film series.
Aa Gaye Munde U.K. De or Munde U.K. De 2 (English: Here Comes The UK Boys.) is a 2014 Punjabi romantic comedy film directed by Manmohan Singh and produced by Sunny Trehan/Trehan Productions.
Aarya Babbar (born 24 May 1982) is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood and Punjabi films.
Abdur Rashid Kardar (1904–1989), often abbreviated as A.R. Kardar, was an actor and film director/film producer.
Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF) (مهرجان أبو ظبي السينمائي), formerly Middle East International Film Festival, is an international film festival which started in 2007.
Aditi Sharma (born 24 August 1983) is an Indian actress who has appeared in Hindi and Punjabi films.
Ajj De Ranjhe is a 2012 Punjabi film starring Aman Dhaliwal, Gurleen Chopra, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Kimi Verma, Kul Sidhu, Rana Ranbir.
Akshay Kumar (born Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia; 9 September 1967), is an actor, producer, martial artist, stuntman and television personality, who works in Bollywood films.
Ambarsariya is an Indian Punjabi comedy thriller film directed by Mandeep Kumar, written by Dheeraj Rattan and starring Diljit Dosanjh, Monica Gill, Navneet Kaur Dhillon, Lauren Gottlieb as the main cast of the film and was released worldwide on 25 March 2016.
Amberdeep Singh is a Punjabi screenwriter and director.
Ammtoje (or Amitoj) Mann (ਅਮ੍ਮ੍ਤੋਜੇ "ਅਮਿਤੋਜ" ਮਾਨ) is a Punjabi actor, director, author, and screenwriter.
Ammy Virk (Amninderpal Singh Virk) is a Punjabi singer and film actor.
Amrinder Singh Gill is a Punjabi singer, songwriter and actor.
Amrishlal Puri (22 June 1932 – 12 January 2005) was an Indian actor, who was an important figure in Indian theatre and cinema.
Amritsar, historically also known as Rāmdāspur and colloquially as Ambarsar, is a city in north-western India which is the administrative headquarters of the Amritsar district - located in the Majha region of the Indian state of Punjab.
Angrej is a 2015 Indian Punjabi-language historical romance film directed by Simerjit Singh.
Anhe Ghore Da Daan (ਅੰਨ੍ਹੇ ਘੋੜੇ ਦਾ ਦਾਨ.|Alms for a Blind Horse) is a highly acclaimed Punjabi-language film directed by Gurvinder Singh.
Anup Singh (born 14 March 1961) is Geneva based filmmaker, born in Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, East Africa and grew up in a Sikh family of Punjab origin.
Anurag Singh is an Indian film director.
Ardaas is a Balmiki ritual performed in the Ashram at the beginning of the community service called Puja.
Ardaas is an Indian Punjabi-language film.
Asha Parekh (born 2 October 1942) is an Indian film actress, director, and producer who was one of the top actresses in Hindi cinema from 1959 to 1973.
Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.
Australasia, a region of Oceania, comprises Australia, New Zealand, neighbouring islands in the Pacific Ocean and, sometimes, the island of New Guinea (which is usually considered to be part of Melanesia).
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.
Avinash Wadhawan is an Indian film and television actor.
Ayesha Jhulka (born 28 July 1972) is a former Indian film actress.
B.N. Sharma (.ਐੱ.) is a Punjabi actor.
Tejinder Singh Maan commonly known as Babbu Maan is an Indian singer-songwriter, actor and film producer working and living in Mohali.
Bazpur is a city and a municipality in Udham Singh Nagar district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.
Baldev Raj Chopra (22 April 1914 – 5 November 2008) was an Indian director and producer of Bollywood movies and television serials.
Baljit Singh Deo (ਬਲਜੀਤ ਸਿੰਘ ਦਿਓ) is a well known Punjabi music video director as well as a director of Punjabi movies, and also has a keen interest in photography.
Balraj Sahni (1 May 1913 – 13 April 1973), born Yudhishthir Sahni, was a noted Indian film and stage actor, who is best known for Dharti Ke Lal (1946), Do Bigha Zameen (1953), Kabuliwala (1961) and Garam Hawa (1973).
Balwant Gargi (4 December 1916 – 22 April 2003) was a Punjabi language dramatist, theatre director, novelist, and short story writer, and academic.
Bambukat is a 2016 Indian Punjabi-language film directed by Pankaj Batra, written by Jass Grewal and starring Ammy Virk, Binnu Dhillon, Simi Chahal and Sheetal Thakur as the main cast of the film and was released worldwide on 29 July 2016.
Bangali Babu English Mem is an Indian romance comedy film directed by Ravi Kinnagi and released by Shree Venkatesh Films.
Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.
Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg.
The BFI London Film Festival is an annual film festival held in the United Kingdom, running in the second half of October with cooperation from the British Film Institute.
Bhaji in Problem (ਭਾਜੀ ਇਨ ਪ੍ਰਾਬਲਮ) is a 2013 Indian Punjabi-language comedy film directed by Smeep Kang, who had earlier directed films like Carry on Jatta and Lucky Di Unlucky Story, both of which featured Gippy Grewal in the lead role.
Bhangra (ਭੰਗੜਾ) is a 1959 Punjabi romance, comedy and drama film directed by Jugal Kishore, starring Sunder, Nishi and Manju in lead roles.
Bhati Gate (بھاٹی دروازه, Bhati Darwaza) is one of the historic thirteen gates of the Walled City of Lahore in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.
Bihar is an Indian state considered to be a part of Eastern as well as Northern India.
Bikkar Bai Sentimental is a film centering on the character of Jassi Jasraj (Karan Jasbir), a singer and music composer, who is better known for his rebellious attitude.
Birender Singh Dhillon; (born 29 August 1975), commonly known as Binnu Dhillon is an Indian actor from Dhuri, Punjab, known for comic roles in Punjabi Cinema.
Hindi cinema, often metonymously referred to as Bollywood, is the Indian Hindi-language film industry, based in the city of Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Maharashtra, India.
Calligraphy (from Greek: καλλιγραφία) is a visual art related to writing.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
Carry On Jatta is a 2012 Indian Punjabi comedy film directed by Smeep Kang, and starring Gippy Grewal opposite Mahie Gill in lead roles.
Chaar Sahibzaade is a 2014 Indian Punjabi 3D computer-animated historical drama film written and directed by Harry Baweja.
Chan Pardesi is a Punjabi language film released in 1981.
Chandra Mohan (born Mallampalli Chandrasekhara Rao) is an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema and a few Tamil films.
Channo Kamli Yaar Di is a Drama Film, Punjabi film directed by Pankaj Batra and starring Neeru Bajwa and Binnu Dhillon with a released date of February 19, 2016.
The cinema of West Bengal (ṭôliuḍ), also known as Tollywood refers to the Indian Bengali language film industry based in the Tollygunge region of Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Daggubati Ramanaidu (6 June 1936 – 18 February 2015) was an Indian film producer.
Dainik Bhaskar (दैनिक भास्कर) is an Indian Hindi-language daily newspaper that is the second largest circulated daily newspaper of India.
Dalit, meaning "broken/scattered" in Sanskrit and Hindi, is a term mostly used for the castes in India that have been subjected to untouchability.
Daljeet Kaur (Punjabi: ਦਲਜੀਤ ਕੌਰ) is a Punjabi actress.
Dara Singh Randhawa (19 November 1928 – 12 July 2012) was an Indian professional wrestler, actor and politician.
A Dastaar (ਦਸਤਾਰ, dastāar, from دستار) or pagṛi (ਪਗੜੀ) or pagg (ਪੱਗ), is an item of headgear associated with Sikhism and is an important part of the Sikh culture.
Daughters of Today was a 1928 silent film from Lahore, in present-day Pakistan (then British India).
Deep Dhillon is an Indian film actor who works in Hindi and Punjabi cinema.
Deepshikha Nagpal (born 27 January 1977), known as Deepshikha, is an Indian actress, Film director.
Deepti Naval (born 3 February 1952) is an Indian actress mostly active in Hindi cinema, as well as a director, writer.
Delhi (Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India.
Des Hoyaa Pardes (ਦੇਸ ਹੋਇਆ ਪਰਦੇਸ) is a 2004 National Award winning Punjabi film, directed by Manoj Punj, starring Gurdas Maan, Juhi Chawla and Divya Dutta in lead roles.
Dharamdev Pishorimal Anand (26 September 1923 – 3 December 2011), known as Dev Anand, was a noted Indian film actor, writer, director, and producer known for his work in Indian cinema.
Dharmendra MP (born ਧਰਮ ਸਿੰਘ ਦਿਓਲ Dharam Singh Deol, ndtv.com; accessed 4 November 2016. 8 December 1935) is an Indian film actor, producer and politician.
Dharti is a 2011 Indian Punjabi political suspense thriller film directed by Navaniat Singh with story, screenplay and dialogues by Manoj Jha.
Dil Pardesi Ho Gaya (ਦਿਲ ਪਰਦੇਸੀ ਹੋ ਗਿਆ) is a Punjabi film, directed by Thakur Tapasvi, starring Inderjit Nikku and Sana Nawaz Khan in lead roles with Shakti Kapoor, Daljit Kaur, Jaspal Bhatti, Raza Murad, Muhammad Sadiq, Sardar Sohi and other.
Dildariyaan is an Indian Punjabi-language romance film directed by Pankaj Batra.
Dilip Kumar (born Muhammad Yusuf Khan; 11 December 1922) is an Indian film actor, producer, screenwriter, and activist, known for his work in Hindi cinema.
Diljit Dosanjh (Punjabi: ਦਿਲਜੀਤ ਦੋਸਾਂਝ; born on 6 January 1984) is an Indian actor, singer, television presenter and social media celebrity who works in Punjabi and Hindi cinema.
Dilpreet Bhatia is an Indian singer-songwriter and technologist, born in Ludhiana in a Punjabi Sikh family.
Disco Singh is a 2014 Punjabi comedy film directed by Anurag Singh and starring Diljit Dosanjh and Surveen Chawla.
Divya Dutta (born 25 September 1977) is an Indian film actress and model.
Do Lachhian (ਦੋ ਲੱਛੀਆਂ) is a 1960 (sometimes written 1959) Punjabi film directed by Jugal Kishore, starring Gopal Sehgal, Daljeet, Indra Billi and Krishna Kumari in lead roles.
Do Sher is a 1974 Bollywood film starring Dharmendra.
Doordarshan (abbreviated in English as DD) is an autonomous public service broadcaster founded by the Government of India, which is owned by the Broadcasting Ministry of India and is one of two divisions of Prasar Bharati.
Double Di Trouble is a 2014 Indian Punjabi-language directed by Smeep Kang, and starring Dharmendra, Gippy Grewal and Minissha Lamba, Kulraj Randhawa as leads, along with Gurpreet Ghuggi, Poonam Dhillon.
Dukh Bhanjan Tera Naam is a Punjabi movie about Sikhism.
East Punjab (known simply as Punjab from 1950) was a province and later a state of India from 1947 until 1966, consisting of the parts of the Punjab Province of British India that went to India following the partition of the province between India and Pakistan by the Radcliffe Commission in 1947.
Ekam – Son of Soil is a 2010 Punjabi film directed by Mandeep Benipal (who earlier assisted Gaurav Trehan in Hashar) with story, screenplay and dialogues by Master Tarlochan Singh, produced by B S Maan (Khant) and Darshan Singh Grewal (executive producer), and starring Babbu Maan, Mandy Takhar, Mohitinder Bawa, Bhagwant Mann, Amrik Gill, Binnu Dhillon, Anita Shabdeesh, Tarsem Paul, Surinder Rehal, Garry Waraich and Ravinder Mand.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
Faraar (English — Absconding, Escape) is a 2015 Indian Punjabi-language film starring Gippy Grewal and Kainaat Arora in lead roles.
Fateh is an adventure film.
The Fauj-i-Khas was a brigade of the Fauj-i-Ain section of the Sikh Khalsa Army of Punjab.
Fer Mamla Gadbad Gadbad (Punjabi: ਫੇਰ ਮਾਮਲਾ ਗੜਬੜ ਗੜਬੜ) is a Punjabi film scheduled for release.
Feroz Khan (25 September 1939 – 27 April 2009) was an Indian actor, film editor, producer and director in the Hindi film industry.
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Rupinder Singh Grewal, commonly known as Gippy Grewal, is an Indian actor, singer-songwriter and film director whose works span over Punjabi and Hindi film industry.
Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo is a 2014 Indian Punjabi-language romantic comedy film starring Amrinder Gill and actress Amrit Maghera.
The Government of Punjab also known as the State Government of Punjab, or locally as State Government, is the supreme governing authority of the Indian state of Punjab and its 22 districts.
Kulwinder Singh Gill (ਕੁਲਵਿੰਦਰ ਸਿੰਘ ਗਿੱਲ), commonly known as Guggu Gill is a Punjabi film actor.
Gujarat is a state in Western India and Northwest India with an area of, a coastline of – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million.
Gul Hamid or Gul Hamid Khan (1905-1936) was an Indian film actor.
Gulshan Grover (born 21 September 1955) is an Indian actor who has appeared in over 400 films.
Gunbir Singh Sidhu was born (on 6 January 1982).
Gurbachan Singh Bhullar (born 18 March 1937) is a Punjabi author of short stories.
Gurdas Maan (ਗੁਰਦਾਸ ਮਾਨ; born 4 January 1957) is a Punjabi singer, songwriter, choreographer, and actor.
Gurleen Chopra (born 30 December 1978) is an Indian actress and model.
Gurmukhi (Gurmukhi (the literal meaning being "from the Guru's mouth"): ਗੁਰਮੁਖੀ) is a Sikh script modified, standardized and used by the second Sikh Guru, Guru Angad (1563–1606).
Gurpreet Singh Waraich (born 19 June 1971), commonly known as Gurpreet Ghuggi is an Indian actor in Punjabi cinema, comedian and politician.
Harishchandra Sakharam Bhatavdekar (15 March 1868 – 20 February 1958) (Marathi: हरिश्चंद्र सखाराम भाटवडेकर), also known as Save dada, was the first Indian to make a film (motion picture) in India.
Hansraj Behl (19 November 1916 – 1984) was an Indian music composer, who composed music for Hindi and Punjabi films.
Hanumangarh is a city in northern Rajasthan state in western India, situated on the banks of the river Ghaggar also identified as Ancient Sarasvati river, located about 400 km from Delhi.
Harbhajan Mann (ਹਰਭਜਨ ਮਾਨ; born 30 December 1965) is a Punjabi singer, actor and film producer.
Harbhajan Singh Plaha (born 3 July 1980 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India), commonly known as Harbhajan Singh or simply Harbhajan, is an Indian international cricketer, who plays all forms of the game cricket.
Harish Verma is a film actor.
Harman Aggarwal (Punjabi:ਹਰਮਨ Hindi: हरमन)(born 5 August 1983) is an Indian Filmmaker, who started his career with journalism.
Harpreet Sandhu (born 8 January 1979) is an actor, director, writer, music director, editor, cinematographer and poet.
Harry Baweja (born 1956) is an Indian film director based in Mumbai and hails from Ludhiana, Punjab, India.
Harshdeep Kaur (born 16 December 1986) is an Indian Playback singer known for her Bollywood Hindi, Punjabi and Sufi songs.
Haryana, carved out of the former state of East Punjab on 1November 1966 on linguistic basis, is one of the 29 states in India.
Heer Ranjha is the first Punjabi feature film directed by A.R. Kardar, starring Anwari Begum and Rafiq Ghaznavi in title roles.
Heer Syal (ਹੀਰ ਸਿਆਲ) is a pre-partition Punjabi film released in 1938.
Hero Naam Yaad Rakhi is Punjabi romantic thriller film with story screenplay and dialogues penned by Manoj Jha and directed by Baljit Singh Deo.
Hijra is a term given to eunuchs, intersex people, and transgender people in South Asia.
Himachal Pradesh (literally "snow-laden province") is a Indian state located in North India.
Himanshi Khurana (ਹਿਮਾਨਸ਼ੀ ਖੁਰਾਨਾ; born 27 November 1991) is a Punjabi model and actress from Kiratpur Sahib, Punjab.
Himesh Reshammiya is an Indian playback singer, songwriter, music composer, producer and actor.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.
Hum Hain Bemisal is a 1994 Indian film directed by Deepak Bahry.
Husn Ka Daku is a 1929 action adventure silent film directed by A. R. Kardar.
Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Telangana and de jure capital of Andhra Pradesh.
Inder Sen Johar (16 February 1920 – 10 March 1984), better known as I. S. Johar, was an Indian actor, writer, producer and director.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
The International Film Festival of India (IFFI), founded in 1952, is one of the most significant film festivals in Asia.
Saahabzaade Irfan Ali Khan (born 7 January 1966), credited as Irrfan Khan or simply Irrfan, is an Indian film actor, known for his work predominantly in Hindi cinema, as well as his works in British films and Hollywood.
Ish Amitoj Kaur is a filmmaker who resides in the U.S. She is best known for her films Chhevan Dariya (The Sixth River) and Kambdi Kalaai(Trembling Wrist).
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jammu is the largest city in the Jammu Division and the winter capital of state of Jammu and Kashmir in India.
Japji Khaira (ਜਪਜੀ ਖੈਰਾ) is a Panjabi actress from Australia.
Jasbir Singh Bains, better known by his stage name Jasbir Jassi (ਜਸਬੀਰ ਜੱਸੀ), is a Punjabi singer, lyricist, performer and actor.
Jaspal Singh Bhatti (3 March 1955 – 25 October 2012) was an Indian Sikh television personality famous for his satirical take on the problems of the common man.
Jasdeep Singh Gill, better known as Jassie Gill, is an Indian singer and actor of Punjabi origin.
Jaswinder Singh Bhalla (born 4 May 1960) is an Indian actor actor and comedian who works in Punjabi cinema.
Jatt & Juliet is an Indian Punjabi-language romantic comedy directed by Anurag Singh and produced by Darshan Singh Grewal and Gunbir Singh Sidhu.
Jatt & Juliet 2 (ਜੱਟ ਐੰਡ ਜੂਲੀਅਟ-੨) is a 2013 Indian Punjabi romance comedy film directed by Anurag Singh.
Jatt James Bond or JJB is a 2014 Indian Punjabi film directed by Rohit Jugraj, and starring Gippy Grewal and Zareen Khan as leads, along with Gurpreet Ghuggi, Yashpal Sharma.
Jee Ayan Nu (Gurmukhi: ਜੀ ਆਇਆਂ ਨੂੰ, Shahmukhi: جی آیاں نوں, Welcome) is a Punjabi feature film, released in 2002.
Jihne Mera Dil Luteya (Punjabi: ਜੀਹਨੇ ਮੇਰਾ ਦਿਲ ਲੁੱਟਿਆ) is a 2011 Punjabi Film directed by Mandeep Kumar with story and screenplay by Dheeraj Rattan, produced by Batra Showbiz Pvt.
Jasjit Singh Gill (born 3 December 1972), better known as Jimmy Shergill, is an Indian actor and film producer who works in Hindi and Punjabi films.
Subedar Joginder Singh Sahnan, PVC (26 September 1921 – 23 October 1962), was an Indian Army soldier who posthumously received India's highest military gallantry award, the Param Vir Chakra.
Badruddin Khan Jamaluddin Kazi (1924 – 29 July 2003), better known by his stage name Johnny Walker, was an Indian actor who acted in around 300 films.
Judge Singh LLB is a Punjabi courtroom drama film starring Ravinder Grewal, Chandan Prabhakar, Surbhi Mahendru and Sardar Sohi.
Juhi Chawla (born 13 November 1967) is an Indian actress, model, film producer, and the winner of the 1984 Miss India beauty pageant.
Kundanlal Saigal, often abbreviated as K. L. Saigal (11 April 1904 – 18 January 1947), was an Indian singer and actor who is considered the first superstar of the Hindi film industry, which was centred in Kolkata during Saigal's time, but is currently centred in Mumbai.
Kabir Bedi (born 16 January 1946) is an Indian television and film actor.
Kankan De Ohle (ਕਣਕਾਂ ਦੇ ਓਹਲੇ) is a 1971 Punjabi film directed by Omi Bedi, starring Ravinder Kapoor, Indira, Jeevan, Uma Dutt, Mumtaz Begum and others with the guest appearance of Dharmendra and Asha Parekh.
Kanwaljit Singh is an Indian actor who has performed in films as well as television serials.
Kaptaan is a 2016 Indian Punjabi-language action/courtroom drama film directed by Mandeep Kumar and starring Gippy Grewal, Monica Gill, Karishma Kotak.
Karamjit Anmol is a Panjabi comedian, singer and actor.
Kashipur is a city of Udham Singh Nagar district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and one of its seven subdivisions.
Kaum De Heere (English translation: Gems of the Community or Diamonds of the Community or in simpler words "the Heroes of a Nation") is a Punjabi movie based on life of Satwant Singh, Beant Singh and Kehar Singh who assassinated Indira Gandhi.
Khamosh Pani (خاموش پانی, Silent Waters) is a 2003 Pakistani film about a widowed mother and her young son living in a Punjabi village as it undergoes radical changes during the late 1970s.
Kirat Bhattal (born 26 January in Monrovia, Liberia), professionally known as Kirat or Keerath in South India, is an Indian film actress.
Kirpaan: The Sword of Honour is a Punjabi film directed by Amrik Gill, and produced by Rajinder Pal Singh Banwait.
Kirron Anupam Kher (also Kiran Indian Express, 12 May 2002. or, Kiron born 14 June 1955) is an Indian theatre, film and television actress, a TV talk show host and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Kochadaiiyaan (English: The king with a long, curly mane) is a 2014 Indian Tamil language motion capture computer animated historical action drama film written by K. S. Ravikumar and directed by Soundarya R. Ashwin.
Kolkata (also known as Calcutta, the official name until 2001) is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal.
Kul Sidhu (Kulvinder Kaur) is an Indian theatre, television and movie artist, who works in Punjabi cinema.
Kulbhushan Kharbanda (born 21 October 1944) is an Indian actor who works in Hindi and Punjabi films.
Kulraj Kaur Randhawa (ਕੁਲਰਾਜ ਕੌਰ ਰੰਧਾਵਾ; born 16 May 1983) is a Punjabi actress best known her role as "Kareena" in the popular TV series Kareena Kareena.
Lachhi (ਲੱਛੀ) is a 1949 Punjabi film.
Lahore (لاہور, لہور) is the capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab, and is the country’s second-most populous city after Karachi.
Lahoriye is a 2017 Indian-Punjabi drama film written and directed by Amberdeep Singh.
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The following are the highest-grossing Punjabi films, as of June 2018.
Pakistani Punjabi Lollywood films were most popular in 1960s considered as their golden age.
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This is the list of Punjabi films released in Indian Punjab order by year and decade.
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Love Punjab is a 2016 Punjabi film directed by Rajiv Dhingra, written by Amberdeep Singh and starring Amrinder Gill, Sargun Mehta and Manvir Johal as the main protagonists of the film.
Lucky Di Unlucky Story is a 2013 Punjabi comedy film directed by Smeep Kang, and featuring Gippy Grewal, Jaswinder Bhalla, Gurpreet Ghuggi and Binnu Dhillon in lead roles; the group earlier came together for 2012 Punjabi comedy Carry On Jatta.
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Mahaul Theek Hai (1999) is a Punjabi comedy film directed by Indian filmmaker Jaspal Bhatti.
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Man Jeete Jag Jeet is a 1973 religious Punjabi film directed by B.S. Thapa, starring Sunil Dutt, Radha Saluja and Ranjeet in lead roles.
Mandeep Kaur "Mandy" Takhar (ਮਨਦੀਪ ਕੌਰ ਤੱਖਰ) commonly known as Mandy Takhar is a British Punjabi actress, who predominantly appears in Punjabi films.
Manje Bistre is a Punjabi family drama featuring Gippy Grewal, Sonam Bajwa, Karamjit Anmol, and Jaggi Singh in pivotal roles.
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Manoj Kumar (born Harikishan Giri Goswami on 24 July 1937) is an Indian actor and director in Bollywood.
Marhi Da Deeva (ਮੜ੍ਹੀ ਦਾ ਦੀਵਾ) is a 1989 National Award winning Punjabi film directed by Surinder Singh, starring Raj Babbar, Deepti Naval and Parikshit Sahni in lead roles.
Marriage da garriage is a Punjabi romantic comedy film directed by Jaswinder Singh, Starring Navraj Hans, Keeya Khanna, Jaswinder Bhalla and more.
Mehar Mittal (ਮੇਹਰ ਮਿੱਤਲ; 24 October 1935 – 22 October 2016), Volume: XXXI No.
Mel Karade Rabba (Punjabi: ਮੇਲ ਕਰਾਦੇ ਰੱਬਾ) is a 2010 Punjabi film directed by Navaniat Singh with story, screenplay and dialogue by Dheeraj Rattan; produced by Rajan Batra and Vivek Ohri; and starring Jimmy Sheirgill and Neeru Bajwa in the lead roles.
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Mirza: The Untold Story is a 2012 Punjabi action romance film written and directed by Baljit Singh Deo.
Miss Pooja (born 4 December 1980) Gurinder Kaur Kainth is an Indian singer.
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Noor JehanAshish Rajadhyaksha and Paul Willemen, Encyclopaedia of Indian Cinema, British Film Institute, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 2002, pp.
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Shantaram, while his wife Hemavathi was chosen by the pioneering Bollywood family head Prithviraj Kapoor. Actor Tej Sapru is her brother, while Ms. Reema Rakesh Nath, who is a distinguished film writer for the super hit films such as Saajan and Mohabbat is her sister. Priti started her career at the age of 13. She started her career with the film Habari in the year 1979. Through her easy walk on screen and her charm, she bagged movies like Laawaris and Avtaar and many more to her credit, with legends of Bollywood such as Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Jeetendra and the like. She was seen in lead roles in Punjabi movies, and as leading and supporting actress in numerous Hindi movies also. Priti was the pioneer on the album activity through Bhangra Gidda in the year 1990. She has an ability to constantly check for some innovative ideas towards the entertainment industry. She is not only an actress, but also a writer for films such as Zameen Asmaan, with stars such as Shashi Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Rekha, Anita Raaj etc. in the year 1983. She successfully directed and produced Punjabi movies such as Qurbani Jatt Di. She was also the writer for this movie, which did some great box office collection and entertained the Punjabi audience for a long time. She launched the first Punjabi channel (Alpha), which was a part of Zee at that time, long ago in Chandigarh. Priti is not only active in the film fraternity, but also understands social responsibilities and thus has worked to fulfill the same. Priti was active in initiating the relief rally for earthquake victims in Jammu & Kashmir and has also participated in various social activities in Punjab as she thinks that the congress governance is not up to the mark, due to which a common man has to fight for basic amenities every day. She is active forwarding donations or any other help required for the NGOs such as Balbhavan, Catherine home, and Premnidhi etc. Priti is actively involved in Film and Social Activities, thus she is known for her phenomenal view towards life and is appreciated for her kind approach, which makes a clear path for her to join the political party as she firmly believes that the changes in the system are only possible by being in the system. Priti has followed Mr. Narendraji Modi before he was a national figure, but just a BJP candidate in Gujarat. She studied his ideology and witnessed the growth by Gujarat State, thus she is keen to walk the isle for the best governance of India with him. She has been active in campaigning for more numerous rallies with Mr. Arunji Jaitley and Vijaysamplain Punjab as she considers him not only a friend, philosopher and guide, but also a future economist of a developed India. Priti not only accompanies Arunji in the social activities, but is also considered to be close aide to Mrs. Sangeeta Arun Jaitley. Mr. Arun Jaitley is aware about Priti's capabilities and the transparency she has towards the social activities, thus on his suggestion, the respected Mr. Rajnath Singh, the president of BJP invited Priti Sapru to join BJP and work with them to make India a better place. She looks forward to prove the mettle of social service under the skilled guidance of Smt. Sushma Swarajji and many others of repute. On the invitation of honourable party head honchos, Priti formally joined the saffron party and BJP during the Fateh Rally in Punjab in the presence of Party President Mr. Rajnath Singh, along with some more Punjab state reputables, and respected Prime minister Mr. Narendraji Modi on 23 February 2014. There is a trend to join a party on the terms and conditions, but there are some people who are impressed by the leader and join the party like Priti has joined it upon the faith of governance by Mr. Narendraji Modi. Priti is aware of the social issues in Punjab, one of them is drug addiction. Priti has plans to initiate an anti-drug campaign in Punjab through some awareness activities and eliminate this issue as she believes this is one of the matters disturbing the family life at the bottom of humanity. Priti is all set to take the responsibility extended by the BJP leaders and looks forward to the activities aiming towards social enrichment and outpouring of the soul to understand the issues and solve them and be a part of Modi brigade ensuring the outstanding governance in the country. Priti has been honoured by the Punjab State Award for Best Actress of 1995, also "Mahila Shiromani 1998" for contribution to Punjabi Cinema and First Lady Director in Punjabi Film History from First Lady Vimla Sharma. "Punjabi Ratna" from Press club along with Dr. Manmohan Singh (Ex Prime Minister), Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal, and Sports Persona Milkha Singh 2002. "Punjab Shiromani" was presented by Chief Minister Amrinder Singh from Patiala University for the first time to a non-Punjabi. The "Hamdard Award" from Ajit Daily was given to her by Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal among other awards. She has received the Punjabi Legend Award for contribution to Punjabi film Industry from the President Mr. Pranab Mukherjee in Chennai in the event of completion of 100 years of Indian Cinema, Nov 2013.
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Shamshad Begum (Śamśād Bēgam; 14 April 1919 – 23 April 2013)India Post, South Asia Bureau, August 1998 was an Indian singer who was one of the first playback singers in the Hindi film industry.
Shanta Apte (1916-1964) was an Indian singer-actress who worked in Marathi and Hindi cinema.
Shareek (ਸ਼ਰੀਕ) is a 2015 Punjabi musical drama film directed by Navaniat Singh, starring Jimmy Sheirgill, Mahie Gill, Guggu Gill, Simar Gill, Oshin Sai, Mukul Dev, Kuljinder Sidhu, Prince KJ, Hobby Dhaliwal, Gulchoo Jolly.
Shatrughan Sinha (born Shatrughan Prasad Sinha on 9 December 1945) is an Indian film actor turned politician.
Shivendra Mahal (ਸ਼ਵਿੰਦਰ ਮਾਹਲ; born in 1957 in Ropar) is a Punjabi Sikh actor, anchor and movie director.
Sheela (ਸ਼ੀਲਾ), also known as Pind Di Kurhi (ਪਿੰਡ ਦੀ ਕੁੜੀ), sometimes spelled as Pind Di Kuri or Sheila, is a 1935 Punjabi film directed by K.D. Mehra.
Shilpa Shukla is an Indian theatre, television and Bollywood film actor from Hajipur, Bihar.
Sikhism is the fourth largest religion in India and has existed for 548 years, beginning with the birth of its founder Guru Nanak.
Simerjit Singh (born 1973 in Punjab) is an Indian film director and writer.
Simi Chahal, (born 9 May 1992) born Simarpreet Kaur Chahal, is an Indian film actress from Ambala who predominantly works in Punjabi films.
Simran Kaur Mundi is an Indian model and actress who made her acting debut in the Hindi film Jo Hum Chahein in 2011.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Singh vs Kaur is a Punjabi romantic comedy starring Gippy Grewal, Surveen Chawla, Japji Khaira and Binnu Dhillon in lead roles.Singh vs Kaur was released on 15 February 2013.
Slapstick is a style of humor involving exaggerated physical activity which exceeds the boundaries of normal physical comedy.
Smeep Kang is a Punjabi actor, film producer and director.
Sonam Bajwa is an Indian model and actress active in Punjabi films and Tamil cinema.
A sound film is a motion picture with synchronized sound, or sound technologically coupled to image, as opposed to a silent film.
Sound-on-disc is a class of sound film processes using a phonograph or other disc to record or play back sound in sync with a motion picture.
South Asia or Southern Asia (also known as the Indian subcontinent) is a term used to represent the southern region of the Asian continent, which comprises the sub-Himalayan SAARC countries and, for some authorities, adjoining countries to the west and east.
Sri Ganganagar (SGNR) is a planned city and the northern-most city of the Indian state of Rajasthan, near the borders of Rajasthan and Punjab states and the international border of India and Pakistan.
India is a federal union comprising 29 states and 7 union territories, for a total of 36 entities.
Sunil Shetty (born 11 August 1961) is an Indian film actor, producer and entrepreneur predominantly active in Bollywood who has acted in more than 110 films.
Sunil Dutt (6 June 1928 – 25 May 2005), born as Balraj Dutt, was an Indian movie actor, producer, director and politician.
Super Singh is a 2017 Indian Punjabi-language superhero film written and directed by Anurag Singh.
Surveen Chawla is an Indian film actress and dancer.
Tanuja Samarth (born 23 September 1943), popularly known as Tanuja, is an Indian film actress, who predominantly works in the Hindi film industry.
Tarsem Jassar is a Punjabi lyricist, singer producer and actor.
Telugu cinema, also known by its sobriquet Tollywood, is the segment of Indian cinema dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Telugu language, based in Film Nagar, a neighborhood of Hyderabad, Telangana.
Tera Mera Ki Rishta is a 2009 Indian Punjabi language romantic drama film directed by Navaniat Singh and produced by Mukesh Sharma.
Teri Meri Ik Jindri is a 1975 Punjabi film starring Dharmendra, Veerendra, and Meena Rai.
Chauthi Koot (lit) is a 2015 Indian Punjabi language film directed by Gurvinder Singh.
The Lion of Punjab is an Indian Punjabi action film starring Diljit Dosanjh, making his debut as an actor.
The Mastermind Jinda Sukha is 2015 Punjabi film initially released 11 September 2015.
The Sunday Guardian is an independent Sunday newspaper, founded by journalist M. J. Akbar, and currently owned by iTV Network.
The Well of Echoes is a quartet of novels written by Ian Irvine and is the second arc of The Three Worlds Cycle series.
Tillotama Shome is an Indian film actress.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
Tu Mera 22 Main Tera 22 (English translation: You're my brother & I'm your brother) is a Punjabi comedy film directed by Amit Prasher.
Tulip Joshi (born 11 September 1979) is an Indian actress who has appeared in Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam and Telugu films.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Upasana Singh is an Indian actress and stand-up comedian.
Uttar Pradesh (IAST: Uttar Pradeś) is a state in northern India.
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Vaisakhi List (ਵਿਸਾਖੀ ਲਿਸਟ) is a 2016 Punjabi film directed by Smeep Kang and starring Jimmy Sheirgill, Shruti Sodhi and Sunil Grover as the main cast and the film was released on 22 April 2016.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.
Vasu Varma is a Tollywood Film Director, who has directed the debutant movie of Naga Chaitanya, Son of one of the tollywood top heroes, Akkineni Nagarjuna.
Veerendra (ਵਰਿੰਦਰ) was a Punjabi film actor, director, producer and writer who made 25 films in his 12-year career.
Verma Malik (13 April 1925, in Ferozepur – 15 March 2009, in Juhu) was a Bollywood lyricist.
Vishal Singh is an Indian television and film actor.
Wamiqa Gabbi is an Indian film actress, who works in Hindi, Punjabi, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films.
Waris Shah: Ishq Daa Waaris (ਵਾਰਿਸ ਸ਼ਾਹ: ਇਸ਼ਕ ਦਾ ਵਾਰਿਸ) is a 2006 Punjabi film, directed by Manoj Punj, starring Gurdas Maan, Juhi Chawla and Divya Dutta in lead roles.
White Hill Studios is a film studio in the Punjabi industry.
Work Weather Wife (Gurmukhi: ਵਰਕ ਵੇਦਰ ਵਾਈਫ, Devanagari: वोर्क वेदेर वाईफ़) is a Canadian Punjabi feature film starring Harpreet Sandhu and Reema Nagra in the lead role with Dilbag Brar and Kirat Bhattal and is directed by Harpreet Sandhu.
Yaar Annmulle is a 2011 Indian Punjabi film directed by Anurag Singh.
Yaara o Dildaara is an Indian drama film starring Harbhajan Maan, Tulip Joshi, Kabir Bedi, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Gulzar Inder Chahal and Jonita Doda in lead roles and directed by Ksshitij Chaudhary.
Yaaran Naal Baharan (Punjabi: ਯਾਰਾਂ ਨਾਲ ਬਹਾਰਾਂ) is a Punjabi feature film, released in 2005.
Yami Gautam (born 28 November 1988) is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly appears in Hindi films.
Hirdesh Singh (born 15 March 1983), better known by his stage name Yo Yo Honey Singh or Honey Singh, is an Indian music producer, Indi-pop singer and film actor.
Yoddha (English translation: The Warrior) is a Punjabi movie.
Yograj Singh Bhandal (born 25 March 1958) is a former Indian cricketer who played one Test and six ODIs for India as a right-arm fast-medium bowler.
Yuvraj Hans is a Punjabi actor and singer.
Zareen Khan, (born 14 May 1987) also known as Zarine Khan is an Indian actress and model who mainly works in the Hindi film industry, though has also appeared in Tamil and Punjabi films.
The 16th Busan International Film Festival was held from October 6 to October 14, 2011 at the Busan Cinema Center and was hosted by actresses Uhm Ji-won and Ye Ji-won, making it the first year to be hosted by two women.
The 1984 anti-Sikh riots, also known as the 1984 Sikh Massacre, was a series of organised pogroms against Sikhs in India by anti-Sikh mobs (notably Congress Party members and temporarily released convicts) in response to the assassination of Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards.
A three-dimensional stereoscopic film (also known as three-dimensional sangu, 3D film or S3D film) is a motion picture that enhances the illusion of depth perception, hence adding a third dimension.
47 to 84 is a Punjabi film based on a realistic story that has been shot in Punjab, Chandigarh, New Delhi and the nearby areas.
The 68th annual Venice International Film Festival was held in Venice, Italy between 31 August and 10 September 2011.
The 87th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2014 and took place on February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m. PST / 8:30 p.m. EST.