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Amenábar, Alejandro 1972-

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Most widely held works by Alejandro Amenábar
The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

183 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace, a devoutly religious mother of two ailing children, has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast while awaiting her husband's return from World War II. When Anne begins claiming to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but chilling events and visions soon lead her to believe that something supernatural is indeed going on
Mar adentro = The sea inside by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

153 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the profoundly moving true story that captured the world--s attention, THE SEA INSIDE is about Spaniard Ram-n Sampedro (played by Oscar· nominee Javier Bardem), who fought a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life with dignity. THE SEA INSIDE is the story of Ram-n--s relationships with two women: Julia (Bel n Rueda) a lawyer who supports his cause, and Rosa (Lola Due as), a local woman who wants to convince him that life is worth living. Through the gift of his love, these two women are inspired to accomplish things they never previously thought possible. Despite his wish to die, Ram-n taught everyone he encountered the meaning, value and preciousness of life. Though he could not move himself, he had an uncanny ability to move others. A truly joyous experience, THE SEA INSIDE celebrates the nature of freedom and love, and the mystery and beauty of life
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

140 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguing complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. Cesar tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penetentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, Cesar's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his nigthmare lies in his dreams
Agora by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

73 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the 4th century, a young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, and Hypatia, the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

104 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela is preparing a thesis on violence and the media. Figueroa, her project director, accidentally discovers a film and on the following day he turns up dead. Angela's curiosity gets her in up to her neck
Regression by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner (Ethan Hawke) investigates the case of young Angela (Emma Watson), who accuses her father, John Gray (David Dencik), of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines (David Thewlis) is brought in to help him relive his memories and what they discover unmasks a horrifying nationwide mystery
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Butterfly by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid young boy starting school for the first time learns about a world of possibilities when a kind and devoted teacher shows him the wonders of nature. As the school year comes to a close, however, the Spanish Civil War begins sweeping the country, forcing the boy, his family, and his Galician community to choose between the fight for freedom and the threat of persecution
The others : original motion picture score by Alejandro Amenábar( )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartas desde el infierno by Ramón Sampedro( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how the author fought a lengthy campaign for the right to die after living most of his life as a quadriplegic
Das Meer in mir Mar adentro( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramón (Javier Bardem) ist nach einem Badeunfall vor 26 Jahren fast vollständig gelähmt. Er besticht seine Umgebung durch seinen Witz, seinen Charme und seine Klarsicht. Seine Familie umsorgt ihn liebevoll. Ramóns Welt gerät durch die Begegnung mit zwei Frauen in Bewegung: Julia (Belén Rueda) will ihm als Rechtsanwältin zu seinem Recht auf Selbstbestimmung verhelfen. Rosa (Lola Dueñas), eine einfache Frau aus dem Dorf, versucht ihn von der Schönheit des Lebens zu überzeugen. Beide sind bezaubert von Ramóns starker Persönlichkeit
Agora( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Alexandrië in de vierde eeuw na Chr. bekeert een slaaf zich tot het Christendom in de hoop dat dit zijn vrijheid zal brengen. Hij wordt echter verliefd op zijn meester, de beroemde vrouwelijke filosofieprofessor en atheïst Hypatia van Alexandrië
Los otros : una película de Alejandro Amenábar by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Kanalinsel Jersey im Jahr 1945. Die letzte Schlacht des Zweiten Weltkriegs ist geschlagen, doch der Ehemann von Grace (NICOLE KIDMAN) ist nicht von der Front zurückgekehrt. Isoliert und einsam lebt die strenggläubige Frau in einem unheimlichen viktorianischen Anwesen, wo sie ihre beiden Kinder nach strikten religiösen Prinzipien erzieht. Anne (ALAKINA MANN) und Nicholas (JAMES BENTLEY) sind mit einer fürchterlichen Krankheit geschlagen: Sie können niemals direktem Sonnenlicht ausgesetzt werden. Als drei neue Bedienstete bei Grace vorstellig werden, gelten für sie daher drei Regeln, die stets sklavisch genau befolgt werden müssen: Immer muss das Haus in Halbdunkel getaucht sein. Immer müssen alle Vorhänge zugezogen sein. Immer muss die letzte Tür geschlossen und verriegelt werden, bevor die nächste geöffnet werden darf. Doch die rigide Ordnung von Grace wird nachhaltig erschüttert. Grace und die Kinder werden mit Wahrheiten konfrontiert, die sie sich niemals hätten träumen lassen. Doch keine Sorge - DIE ANDEREN werden sich darum kümmern ... Im Bann des Unheimlichen: In der Tradition von Gänsehautklassikern wie SHINING oder THE SIXTH SENSE erweckt der spanische Regie-Shootingstar Alejandro Amenabar das Genre des psychologischen Gruselschockers perfekt und meisterlich zu neuem Leben.
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Angela begins researching her thesis on violence in TV and cinema she enlists the help of her tutor, Figueroa, who searches through the university library for violent material for her to watch. Upon finding Figueroa dead in the university projection room, Angela takes the tape he has been viewing ... she has in her possession a 'snuff' movie." [box cover note]
Mar adentro : guión cinematográfico : versión de rodaje by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

11 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The others : music from the Dimension motion picture by Alejandro Amenábar( Recording )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Autres by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace, a devoutly religious mother, has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast, awaiting her husband's return from the war. Her two children both suffer from a rare photosensitivity disease that renders them extremely vulnerable to sunlight, prompting the rule of having only one door open in the house at a time. When one of the children claims to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly-arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but as events become stranger, she begins to wonder if something supernatural is indeed going on
Mare dentro( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'eutanasia, ciò cui Ramón, il protagonista del film, ambisce da 28 lunghi anni, da quel giorno maledetto in cui un tuffo mal calcolato lo ha reso tetraplegico, costretto per sempre dentro quattro mura, su una letto, tagliato fuori della sua stessa vita. (Mymovies)
El mal ajeno = For the good of others by Oskar Santos( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diego is a doctor so used to working in extreme situations that he has immunized himself to others' pain. He has switched off from his work, his partner and his commitment as a father. Over the course of a disturbing meeting, Diego is threatened with a gun. Hours later, he can only remember the sound of a bang and the strange feeling of having being hit with something more than a bullet. Diego has to take an irreversible decision which will affect his own life and that of his loved ones. --Anonymous summary from Internet Movie database
Nadie conoce a nadie by Mateo Gil( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simón es un joven que se gana la vida como crucigramista en un periódico sevillano mientras intenta cumplir su sueño de ser escritor, pero la novela se encuentra en punto muerto: no tiene nada que contar en ella. En medio de esta crisis de talento, recibe un amenazador mensaje para que incluya la palabra "Adversario" en el crucigrama del cercano Domingo de Ramos. Simón acepta, y a partir de ese momento se desencadenan una serie de terribles atentados en Sevilla de las que él puede ser culpable
 
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Mar adentro = The sea inside
Alternative Names
Alejandro Amenábar Chilean-Spanish writer, composer and director

Alejandro Amenábar chilenisch-spanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Komponist

Alejandro Amenábar cinéaste, scénariste et compositeur de musique de film

Alejandro Amenábar hiszpański reżyser filmowy, scenarzysta i kompozytor

Alejandro Amenábar regista, sceneggiatore e compositore spagnolo

Alejandro Amenábar Spaans filmregisseur

Alejandro Amenábar spanyol filmrendező, zeneszerző

Alexander Amenábar

Amenábar, Alejandro

Amenabar, Alejandro 1972-

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro 1972-

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro Fernando.

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro Fernando 1972-

Cantos, Alejandro Fernando Amenábar.

Cantos, Alejandro Fernando Amenábar 1972-

Αλεχάντρο Αμενάμπαρ

Алехандра Аменабар

Алехандро Аменабар

Аляхандра Амэнабар

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آلخاندرو آمنابار آهنگساز، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اسپانیایی

أليخاندرو آمينابار

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아메나바르, 알레한드로 1972-

알레한드로 아메나바르

アメナーバル, アレハンドロ

アレハンドロ・アメナーバル

亚历杭德罗·阿梅纳瓦尔

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