Founded on October 29, 1962, in Mumbai, as a book circulating library, today we
are an established integrated media content house in India with activities across
content acquisition, value addition to content and content distribution. Together
with film based copyrights and other entertainment rights, the brand "Shemaroo"
is synonymous with quality entertainment.
In 1979, we set up India's first video rental business and thereafter in 1987, we
forayed into distribution of content through thehome video segment in the video
home system ("VHS") format. Over the years, our Company has successfully adapted
tochanging content consumption patterns by expanding into content aggregation and
distribution for broadcasting on televisionplatforms. We are continuing the expansion
into new media platforms.
Our Content Library consists of more than 2,800 titles spanning new Hindi films
like The Dirty Picture, Kahaani, OMG: OhMy God!, Black, Ishqiya, Slumdog Millionaire,
AjabPrem Ki GhazabKahani, Omkara, DilTohBacchaHai, ChandniChowkto China, Bheja Fry
2, amongst others. Hindi films classics like Zanjeer, Beta, Dil, Disco Dancer, Mughal-e-Azam,
AmarAkbar Anthony, NamakHalaal, Kaalia, Madhumati etc., titles in various other
regional languages like Marathi, Gujarati,Punjabi, Bengali among others as well
as non-film content. We are one of the largest independent content aggregators inBollywood.