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Figueroa, Gabriel

Overview
Works: 178 works in 546 publications in 7 languages and 6,309 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Medical television programs  Swashbuckler films  Children's films  War films  Television programs 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Production personnel, Actor, Author, Printer, Illustrator, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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El ángel exterminador by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

44 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a lavish dinner party in a stately mansion, the guests believe themselves unable to leave the premises. As the days pass, the elaborate facades of their social positions collapse and they are forced to live like animals. Finally discovering they are actually free to leave, they go to church to give thanks, where they are again trapped
Two mules for Sister Sara by Don Siegel( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

México está asolado por la lucha entre los hombres de Juárez y los ocupantes franceses del emperador Maximiliano. En ese escenario Hogan, un duro mercenario, salva a una monja del ataque de unos malhechores, para emprender juntos un accidentado viaje en el que, a pesar de sus opuestas dedicaciones, se darán cuenta que en el fondo no son tan diferentes
Simón del Desierto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

31 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire in which Simon has stood on top of a pillar in the Mexican desert for six years, six weeks, and six days while the Devil tries to tempt him in a variety of ways. Loosely based on the life of the 15th century Saint Simeon Stylites
Under the volcano by Malcolm Lowry( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
Los olvidados The young and the damned by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

49 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film focuses on Pedro, a young boy whose mother has no use for him, and who becomes involved with a malevolent gang of delinquents; and on Jaibo, an older, more hardened youth, who leads Pedro deeper into the world of crime. Despite Pedro's sincere attempts to reform, he moves inevitably toward tragedy."
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! = Let's go with Pancho Villa! by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution. Part of Fernando de Fuentes's "Revolutionary Trilogy", this sweeping epic reveals the director's visual affinity to the cinema of John Ford and confirms his importance in the history of Latin American film
Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up
El bolero de Raquel( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras la muerte de su mejor amigo, Cantinflas tiene que hacerse cargo de Chavita (Paquito fernández), el hijo del difunto. Deseoso de progresar y tener dinero para mantener al niño, se pondrá a buscar trabajo como un loco, probando diversos empleos (albañil, socorrista en la playa de Acapulco, limpiabotas...). Se propone, sobre todo, satisfacer el mayor deseo de Chavita: tener una pelota, como los demás niños. Pero el destino le tiene reservada más de una sorpresa. (FILMAFFINITY)
María Candelaria by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a girl who is not accepted into society because of her mother's past."--External container
Nazarín by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A virtuous and devout priest who is concerned with both the spiritual and temporal well-being of others, encounters nothing but failure and rejection. He embarks on a pilgrimage where he begins to doubt his ability to forgive and becomes full of self-doubt
El Gallo de oro The golden cockerel by Roberto Gavaldón( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor man forgets his roots in the fame, wealth and romance of the cock-fighting arena
La escondida( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mexico of 1909 a peasant girl rises to fame and riches as a noted courtesan. She retains loyalty to her roots and her love for a zapatista brings about her downfall
El señor fotógrafo Mr. photographer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas, fotógrafo ambulante, es capturado por unos gángsters cuando trataba de coger unas flores de su novia, Consuelo. Los gángsters le han confundido con el ayudante del doctor Penongo, científico que ha descubierto la fórmula de una nueva bomba atómica. Mientras tanto, Penongo ha sufrido un accidente de automóvil y ha perdido la memoria... (FILMAFFINITY)
Macario by Roberto Gavaldón( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a man who can cure the sick, which turns out to be a curse as well as a blessing
El gendarme desconocido( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una banda de ladrones tiene en jaque a la ciudad y más aun a la policía, cuyo jefe apremia a su cuerpo para que los capturen en 48 horas. Mientras, miembros de la banda se reúnen en un café regentado por una viuda y su hija cuyo pretendiente, el Chato, mantiene una riña con los ladrones acabando todos en comisaría. Desde ese momento, el Chato será miembro del cuerpo de policía para misiones especiales. (FILMAFFINITY)
The big cube( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former actress and a widow to a wealthy tycoon who died in an accident off the coast of Mexico is targeted by her spoiled step-daughter for the inheritance
Kelly's heroes by Brian G Hutton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo de soldados, durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial, empleará sus días libres en hacer un trabajo no oficial en un banco detrás de las líneas enemigas
The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas sneaks into a cabaret, dances with a beautiful actress and retrieves her necklace when it is stolen by thieves. She invites him to the studio where she is filming The three musketeers, and he is mistaken for an extra
Flor Silvestre by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a landowner's son marries a laborer's granddaughter, his father disowns him and he joins the revolutionary element in Mexico. He later learns that a band of outlaws, opposed to the revolutionists, has killed his father
Los hermanos muerte Pedro Pármano( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Páramo: After his mother's death Juan Preciado travels to the ghost town of Comala where he learns the truth about his father
 
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Figueroa Flores, Gabriel 1907-1997

Figueroa Mateos, Gabriel

Figueroa Mateos, Gabriel 1907-1997

Figuroa, Gabriel 1907-1997

Flores, Gabriel Figueroa 1907-1997

Gabriel Figueroa

Gabriel Figueroa fotograaf uit Mexico (1907-1997)

Gabriel Figueroa fotografo messicano

Gabriel Figueroa Mexican cinematographer

Gabriel Figueroa Mexican cinematographer (1907–1997)

Gabriel Figueroa mexikanischer Kameramann

Mateos, Gabriel Figueroa

Mateos, Gabriel Figueroa 1907-1997

Γκαμπριέλ Φιγκερόα

Фигероа, Габриэль

گابریل فیگوئرا

ガブリエル・フィゲロア

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El arte de Gabriel Figueroa