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Braga, Sonia 1951-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 316 publications in 6 languages and 8,909 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sonia Braga
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small village in New Mexico is threatened by a fancy development nearby, but a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
Angel eyes by Warner Bros. Pictures España ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a startling ambush, one of Chicago's best cops, Officer Sharon Pogue, is looking point blank into the barrel of a scumball's handgun. Then it happens, a mysterious stranger appears out the the shadows and saves her life. She discovers that its not the first time she and the mystery man have met before. The troubled pasts of these two have led them to build walls around their private lives, but brick by brick, secret after secret, love is going to tear down those walls
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This sequel to Lonesome Dove pits legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call against his deadliest adversary ever
Bordertown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl is raped and left for dead in Mexico, she enlists the help of an ambitious reporter and a local newspaper owner for help. Soon their own lives are in danger as they try to uncover the terrors on the border. Inspired by true events
Empire ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tough, gritty streets of the South Bronx meets the white-collar world of Wall Street, as a charismatic Latino gangster tries to escape from his criminal past. He tries to make a legitimate life for himself, only to discover that the price he must pay for his new lifestyle will end up costing him more than he ever imagined
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos Dona Flor and her two husbands ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dona Flor is selflessly devoted to her drunk, unfaithful husband, Vadinho. He spends every night in the local casino gambling her life savings and returning to her drunk the next morning. Something deep inside Dona Flor keeps her from leaving Vadinho; a burning lust only he can satisfy. Suddenly, Vadinho is dead, and Dona Flor's life collapses. She spends one year in mourning and realizes she needs a man in her life. The local pharmacist proposes, and they marry, sharing a stable calm existence. But Dona needs more. Vadinho responds to Dona Flor's prayers by returning to her as a ghost. She finds herself immersed in a love triangle with two men, each one able to satisfy different needs and both of equal importance. Some would say it's a perfect arrangement ..."--Container
An invisible sign ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona Gray is a quirky young woman who hides in a private world of numbers after her beloved mathematician father falls ill. But when Mona is offered a job as an elementary school math teacher, she will introduce the students to her own eccentric gift for numerical obsession. Can the joys of arithmetic multiplied by a shy romance with the school science teacher help Mona discover a new life she can count on?
The rookie by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Car thieves take a police veteran hostage, putting pressure on his latest partner to save him
Moon over Parador ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A struggling New York actor is kidnapped and forced to impersonate the late dictator of Parador, a Caribbean nation. The actor gets better and better at the role, with the help of the dead leader's sultry mistress, until guerilla fighters strike, and he wonders if it might not be a good time to move to a new role!
Che ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Che Guevara, el joven idealista y revolucionario que luchó por los pobres y oprimidos, ha inspirado a una tras otra generación. Fascinante historia acerca de la intrépida vida del Che líder de una sangrienta rebelión socialista que sacudiría al mundo entero
The hottest state ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Days before his 21st birthday, William, a young actor, meets Sara, a seductive singer/songwriter. He falls madly in love with her and goes on a journey of passion, rage, and need. Now he must come to terms with his own past
American family the complete first season ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the daily struggles and triumphs of a Latino family in East Los Angeles
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tieta is a country girl returning to her native village after an absence of 26 years. At 17, her elder sister Perpetua denounced Tietaś sexual indiscretions and she was thrown out of the house. Tieta returns triumphantly as the rich and powerful widow of a Sao Paolo industrialist accompanied by Leonora, a beautiful but sad girl whom she introduces as her stepdaughter. Teita and Leonoraś presence inspires an upheaval in the life of SantÁna
Meddling mom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Vega is notorious for meddling in her grown daughters' lives, and her new project is mapping out a master plan to find a husband for her eldest daughter Ally. The career-minded Ally is more interested in her job as an architect until she falls for Ben McInnes, the new project manager at work. Carmen takes a liking to Ben, but the real question is whether Ally and her new suitor will survive all of Carmen's plotting to make sure they ride off into the sunset together!
The burning season the Chico Mendes story by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spurred to action after a key organizer of the rain forest's working poor is slain, Mendes stands firm against slash-and-burn deforestation. He becomes a nonviolent activist, union leader, political candidate and a recognized authority who helps alert the world to the plight of the Amazon
Perfume ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of two women who are partners in a design firm. Overnight, one finds herself without dignity, the other will betray herself for fashion's ultimate deal
Dona Flor and her two husbands by Bruno Barreto ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and Portuguese and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a passionate young widow marries a respectable but undemonstrative man, the naked ghost of her first husband returns to make her life more interesting. Based on the novel by Jorge Amado
Gabriela by Bruno Barreto ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Brazil, story of a middle-aged bar owner whose passionate romance with young Gabriela sends sparks flying in a town where sex and politics are the main diversions
Two deaths ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lively tale of power, passion, and obsession set in a politically torn Eastern European country. With violence raging in the streets below, Dr. Daniel Pavenic hosts a dinner for three old school chums, and, introducing a mysterious servant to his guests, reveals how he ruined the life of this strong and beautiful woman
 
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Alternative Names
Braga, Sônia, 1951-
Braga, Sônia Maria Campos.
Braga, Sônia Maria Campos 1950-
Campos Braga, Sônia Maria.
Campos Braga, Sônia Maria 1950-
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