Verdú, Maribel 1970-
Most widely held works about Maribel Verdú
Most widely held works by Maribel Verdú
El laberinto del fauno Pan's labyrinth ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 2,263 libraries worldwide
Spain, 1944. Officially, the Civil War has been over for five years, but a small group of rebels fights on in the northern mountains of Navarra. Dreamy 10-year-old Ofelia and her pregnant mother Carmen move to Navarra, joining her new stepfather, Captain Vidal. A Fascist officer, he is under orders to destroy the rebels. Ofelia discovers an overgrown, tumbledown labyrinth and meets an ancient faun who claims to know her true identity and secret destiny. She can learn them if she completes three tasks before the full moon. But no one must know: not her ailing mother or her new friend Mercedes. Time is running out, and both Ofelia and the rebels will have to battle hardship and cruelty in order to gain their freedom. Who can be trusted in a time of lies and danger? Is the faun telling the truth ...? If not, who is?
Y tu mamá también And your mother too ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 765 libraries worldwide
Julio (Gael García Bernal) and Tenoch (Diego Luna) embark on a thrilling journey filled with sexual exploration and the investigation of their inner selves. After convincing the beautiful Luisa (Maribel Verdú) to take a trip with them to an imaginary beach, the trio heads off in search of adventure. Will the unstable, spontaneously exhibitionistic Luisa seduce one or both of the boys--and will their relationship change depending on the distribution of her favors?
Y tu mamá también ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Dos adolescentes emprenden un viaje loco al campo con la seductora Luisa, de 28 años. Luisa los educa en los puntos más finos de la pasión, pero puede que el deseo de los adolescentes para ella destruirá su amistad para siempre.
Goya ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 517 libraries worldwide
In Bordeaux, France, in the early 1800's, Goya suffers from strange visions and nightmares. Goya reflects on his tumultuous career: a love affair with the beautiful Duchess of Alba and the evil crusade of Napoleon's French army.
Belle epoque ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he love?
Belle époque ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 478 libraries worldwide
In 1931, Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he love?
Tetro ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Naive, 17-year-old Bennie goes to Buenos Aires to search for his older brother whom he has not seen for ten years. With the success of their father Carlo, a renowned symphony conductor, the family moved from Argentina to New York. When Bennie finds his brother, Tetro, he is surprised to find that he is not the person he remembered. While staying with Tetro and his girlfriend Miranda, the two brothers grapple with the haunting experiences of their shared past.
La Celestina ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Calisto is a young knight who has fallen madly in love with a beautiful maiden. Failing in his endeavors to win her over, Calisto is prompted by his unscrupulous servant to seek the help of the witch Celestina.
Y tu mamá también ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with seductive, 28-year-old Luisa. Luisa schools them in the finer points of passion, but will their mutual desire for her destroy their friendship forever?
El portero The goalkeeper ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A former football star finds himself weighing difficult options in Spain after the Civil War. Once the goalie for a championship soccer team in Madrid, but as Spain struggles to get back on its feet following the Civil War, he's reduced to traveling the countryside, hustling money from strangers who think they can get a penalty kick past him. He finds himself in a small Asturian town, where he becomes infatuated with a single mother who watches over her young son and her brother, who is still nursing wounds he suffered as a soldier with the Resistance. He must also has to contend with a member of the Civil Guard who makes no secret of his sexual interest. He decides he'd like to stick around for a while, so he takes a job doing chores for a rough-hewn but good-natured Catholic priest; soon, he gets a troubling offer from the leader of the local branch of the Civil Guard. He must represent the Civil Guard in a local penalty kick competition, and while he's in no position to refuse, he's also not sure he wants to accept.
La zona ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Alejandro lives in the center of Mexico City in an enclosed, self-sufficient zone surrounded by ghettos and policed by a powerful private security force. As dawn breaks on his birthday, three teens from the adjacent poorer neighborhood break into one of The Zone's houses. In the confusion, an old lady is killed, but a young housemaid escapes and warns the security guards. The guards shoot two of the robbers, but the third escapes and remains hidden inside The Zone. The Zone's residents meet at Alejandro's family's house to discuss what to do. After a heated debate, they decide not to report the crime to the police and to hunt the burglars down themselves.
Amantes Lovers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
A gripping tale of white-hot erotic obsession based on the true story of a sensational romantic triangle that rocked an entire nation-and shattered the lives of those it touched.
Belle epoque ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he romance?
Huevos de oro Golden balls ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
"Benito González es frío, cruel y muy macho. Quiere ser rico, tener mujeres y erigir un rascacielos en su propio honor. para lograr esto, se casa con Marta, la inocente hija de un poderoso banquero, pero al mismo tiempo se queda con su amante Claudia. Cuando Marta y Claudia se dan cuenta de que ambas son víctimas de la desenfrenada ambición de Benito, la situación de éste empieza a desmoronarse. La erección de su rascacielos es un reflejo de los problemas sexuales de Benito...ambos a punto de ser demolidos"--Container.
El laberinto del fauno ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Set in 1944 Spain, against the backdrop of the anti-Franco guerrilla warfare. When young Ofelia and her mother go to live with her new stepfather on a rural military outpost, she finds herself in a world of unimaginable cruelty. Soon Ofelia finds the creatures of her imagination in which she used to escape have become a reality and she must battle them to save both her mother and herself. In the terrifying battle that ensues, Ofelia soon learns that innocence has a power that evil cannot imagine.
Carreteras secundarias Back roads ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Near the end of the Franco dictatorship in 1974, a poor yet optimistic salesman travels the Spanish coast with his rebellious teenage son.
Pan's labyrinth Laberinto del fauno ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"Pan's labyrinth" unfolds through the eyes of Ofelia, a young girl uprooted to a remote military outpost commanded by her new stepfather. Powerless and lonely in a place of great danger, Ofelia lives out her own dark fable as she confronts monsters both otherworldly and human after she discovers a neglected labyrinth behind the family home. There she meets Pan, a fantastical creature who challenges her with three tasks that he claims will reveal her true identity"--Container.
El año de las luces ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The story of Manolo who ends up in a tuberculosis sanatorium that is designed for younger children. Manolo's problem is that he is experiencing the first stirrings of sexual desire. His first overture to one of the nurses meets with rejection, but he really asks for trouble when he falls for another pretty nurse and she herself becomes attracted to him.
Jericho mansions ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
For Leonard Grey, this apartment building has been his sanctuary for 30 years. His world is turned upside down when the landlady accuses him of stealing worthless items from her apartment.
Tiempo de tormenta Stormy weather ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Elena y Chus cenan acompañados de un puñado de amigos, lo cual no les impide discutir. Muy cerca de ellos pero en diferente mesa Sara y Óscar, intentan evitar el naufragio de su matrimonio. todavía no se conocen, pero la coincidencia interviene para que ambas paejas consigan una solución transitoria a sus dificultades.
Argentina--Buenos Aires Artists Biographical films Brothers Civil war Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939) Comedy films Comedy films Criminal behavior Cruelty Drama Emigration and immigration Expatriate artists Fantasy films Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Foreign films France--Bordeaux (Aquitaine) Girls Good and evil Government, Resistance to Goya, Francisco,--1746-1828 History Imagination in children Labyrinths Love Man-woman relationships Mexico Military deserters Mothers and daughters Motion pictures Motion pictures, Mexican Painters Sex customs Sisters Soccer Social classes Spain Teenage boys Teenage boys--Conduct of life Teenagers Thrillers (Motion pictures) Triangles (Interpersonal relations) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Witches Women--Sexual behavior
Rollán, Ma. Isabel i Verdú (Maribel Isabel i Verdu), 1970-
Rollán, María Isabel Verdú.
Rollán, Maribel Isabel Verdú 1970-
Verdú Rollán, Ma. Isabel i (Maribel Isabel i), 1970-
Verdú Rollán, María Isabel.
Verdú Rollán, Maribel Isabel 1970-
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