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Add all three to Cart. Amazon shall neither be liable nor responsible for any used product classification undertaken by the seller. You can change your city from here. When I started reading the book, I expected to come across filmy anecdotes- to be transported to the world of cinema my parents had seen and grown up with. Dev Anand’s growing up years in Gurdaspur along with his siblings including Goldie and Chetan Anand, education at the elite Lahore University and a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature which gave him a remarkable flair for the language, helping his urbane and cosmopolitan image makes for the deg interesting part of the book.

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I would call it his last blockbuster. His relationship with his wife after the birth of his 2 children is unclear.

At 84, he is energy-plus and utterly in love with life, everything about it charges him with a zesty enthusiasm that is difficult to match or even contain.

He looks up to Ashok Kumar,Guru Dutt and establishes good relations with the Nepal royal family and many politicians through his polite demeanour and charming ways. See all 49 reviews. I got a paper copy off of Amazon, but this book does not ship with a DVD anymore.


He makes such a big deal about that too. Dec 19, Vaibhav Anand rated it it romahcing ok. The book was honest. Monther rated it it was amazing Sep 20, Dev Anand pours out his heart into this. I think this is because – like most people from the pre-Independence era he holds things British in awe and this is evident when he prides himself in the use of the language or makes such a great deal about it – but what he’s really doing is mixing metaphors or is unintentionally funny – like when he is translating Hindi idioms into English.

The first poster look of Neeru Bajwa and Tarsem Jassar starrer is out. The highlight of his initial days in Bombay is his job as a censor for letters penned by Indian soldiers, wherein one gets the first flashes of his unbridled charm as a ladies man.

He was obviously so full of life. Very good coffee table book. Padatik Mrinal walks into the sunset. The book is recommended for the wonderful references it brings forth, right from politics to world cinema.

Read more Read less. A dear friend presented xnand with “Romancing with life” for my last b’day, and I started reading every page with sheer excitement since I am a die-hard Dev Anand fan. He received several Filmfare awards and international honors and recognitions during his lifetime.

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Dec 18, Vivek rated it liked it Shelves: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. These anecdotes in the first iwth hundred pages will grip your mind because they are real and delightful.

Very candidly written with lot of memory workout. And I wish it were the same for his autobiography, but it does not.


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Def take my eyes off this masterpiece. Yashika and Yogi Babu team up for a 3D adult horror comedy. Certified BuyerTura. Dev Anand’s growing up years in Gurdaspur along with his siblings including Goldie and Chetan Anand, education at t Romancing with Life, Dev Anand’s autobiography was an impulse purchase at Delhi airport with an eye on a light read during an upcoming vacation.

Celebrities and fans react to the trailer of the film. Romancing with Life is indeed a pleasure to read, but more than that it gives you an intimate view of the man, the legend, the eternal man of romance. The initial chapters are nice. That he had an exaggerated sense of himself and his works even at the rimancing of his stardom is quite obvious.

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. Very interesting book about a famous actor. Featured Today In Travel. The broken marriage between parents, beautifully portrays ego clash between individuals, is a sure shot Dev Anand is one of my favorite actors.

There are a few strong points in the annd though- parts where Dev Anand actually talks about the era gone by; one of the best points in the book is when he, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kumar meet Jawahar Lal Nehru. This is an autobiography of the evergreen star Dev Anand.