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Berlanga, Luis García

Overview
Works: 193 works in 678 publications in 6 languages and 2,119 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Comedy films  Biography  Film adaptations  Erotic stories  Interviews  Motion pictures  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Author of introduction, Restager , Performer, Scenarist, Publishing director, Conceptor, Conductor, Author of dialog, Contributor
Classifications: PQ7440.M56, 863.64
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Most widely held works by Luis García Berlanga
Bienvenido Mister Marshall( Visual )

59 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of tiny Villar del Rio hear that they have been selected for aid under the Marshall Plan. The promise of great wealth transforms the village overnight
El verdugo by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

49 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amado is a professional executioner about to retire. José Luis, soon to marry his daughter, Carmen, must inherit his father-in-law's unpopular profession in order to keep the house where they are going to live. All goes well until the day the son-in-law faces his first execution. Amadeo assures José Luis that the condemned man will be pardoned at the last minute, so José and his family take a vacation in Mallorca. But the pardon doesn't come
La vaquilla by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

43 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Spanish Civil War, a group of republican soldiers plans a raid on a village fiesta
Plácido by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a small Spanish town, a group of old ladies decide to celebrate Christmas Eve with a "Sit a poor man at your table" dinner: each wealthy household of the town will have a homeless person dining with them that night. The celebration also includes a parade, and in it we find Plácido, the humble owner of a three-wheeler, whose family is forced to live in a public lavatory because of the lack of money to pay the rent, and who has to pay the second bill of his vehicle before midnight or else he will lose it"--IMDb
La Escopeta nacional by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

42 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centering on one of the many hunting extravaganzas organized for members of the ruling class, this comedy is about how business deals were made and concessions granted during the Franco years
Le cinéma espagnol des origines à nos jours by Emmanuel Larraz( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrimonio nacional by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Franco regime is over, a marquis who has been in voluntary exile for thirty years returns to Madrid in hopes of resuming his court life. However, he finds himself and his family in many strange situations
Cuentos eróticos de San Valentín( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El verdugo by Rafael Azcona( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nacional III by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third part of a trilogy satirizing Spanish society in the period following Franco's death, this second sequel to Patrimonio Nacional is about the Marquis de Leguineches, his hopeless son Luis José, his mistress/servant Viti, and in this instance, a Catholic priest. When the Marquis' father-in-law dies, the family decides to leave Spain with their money and go to France. Their adventures in Mitterand's France begin with a trip to Lourdes
Esa pareja feliz by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan and Carmen have a humble Madrid marriage, in which she is occupied with housework, and he works as an electrician for a movie studio. They have a chance to improve their modest social conditions when they are chosen by a soap company to be "The Happy Couple" for 24 hours. With the illusionary triumph, they make arrangments for the happy day, but there is a small financial problem that Juan must fix beforehand -- without Carmen finding out
Calabuch( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired atomic scientist settles in a peaceful Spanish village. But he can't remain sedentary for long, and soon he's off and about developing a new kind of rocket. So much for his retirement, and so much for the peace and quiet in his village, which is soon overrun with reporters and spies
Todos a la cárcel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration in honor of the "International Day of Awareness" brings together political prisonners in a model Valencia prison, politicians and entertainers in a comedy of errors
Piel de angel : historias de la ropa interior femenina by Lola Gavarrón( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las grandes películas del cine español by José María Caparrós Lera( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last night I spent with you : a novel by Mayra Montero( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernando and Celia decide to take a cruise in the Caribbean in an attempt to regain intimacy decimated by marriage routine. The trip to the islands starts sweetish boleros pace. And little by little, the reader will going back on the seemingly bland and circumspect of the protagonists past, up to that other life, infinitavamente more rich and suggestive, where passionate couples often hide itself unspeakable secrets, and especially unconfessed. In the pleasant scenario Cruiser, Celia and Fernando discovered that those same memories, in contact with the natural sensuality of the environment, could transform their stocks in an unexpected way
Don Juan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Spanish and German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the classic tale of the romantic character, Don Juan
El último austro-húngaro : conversaciones con Berlanga by Juan Hernández Les( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los jueves, milagro by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the village of Fuentecilla, there is a medicinal spa which was very popular in the past but that now has been forgotten by the public. In order to bring back the tourists, the "prominent men" of the village organize a fake miracle: the apparition of San Dimas, the local patron saint, which will take place every Thursday night. At first it works, but trouble begins when a stranger appears, claiming that he knows whatþs going on and making peculiar demands in exchange for his silence"--Internet Movie Database
Le Bourreau El Verdugo : [découpage intégral après montage et dialogues français et espagnols] by Luis García Berlanga( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cuentos eróticos de San Valentín
Alternative Names
Berlanga 1921-2010

Berlanga, Jos Luis 1921-2010

Berlanga, L. G. 1921-

Berlanga, L. G. 1921-2010

Berlanga, L. G. (Luis G.), 1921-

Berlanga, L. Garcia

Berlanga, L. Garcia 1921-2010

Berlanga, L. Garcia (Luis Garcia)

Berlanga, Luis.

Berlanga Luis 1921-

Berlanga, Luis 1921-2010

Berlanga, Luis G.

Berlanga, Luis G. 1921-2010

Berlanga, Luis G 1921-2010

Berlanga, Luis Garca.

Berlanga, Luis Garca 1921-...

Berlanga Luis Garca 1921-2010

Berlanga Mart, Luis Garca 1921-...

G. Berlanga, Luis 1921-2010

Garca Berlanga, Jos L.

Garca Berlanga, Jos Luis 1921-

Garca-Berlanga, Jos Luis 1921-2010

Garca Berlanga, L. 1921-

Garca Berlanga, L. (Luis), 1921-

Garca Berlanga, Luis

Garca Berlanga, Luis 1921-

Garca-Berlanga, Luis 1921-2010

Garca Berlanga Mart, Luis 1921-...

Garca Berlanga-Mart, Luis 1921-2010

Luis Garca Berlanga Film director

Luis Garca Berlanga regista e sceneggiatore spagnolo

Luis Garca Berlanga spanischer Filmregisseur

Mart, Luis Garca Berlanga

Mart, Luis Garca Berlanga 1921-2010

Луис Гарсия Берланга

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Las grandes películas del cine español