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Barranco, María 1961-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 310 publications in 3 languages and 3,387 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by María Barranco
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madcap comedy about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who is in love with a terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife
El viaje de Carol ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pepa is a successful actress, doing voice-dubbing and detergent commercials. She lives in a beautiful apartment in the heart of Madrid, with her lover and fellow actor Ivan. He has deserted her without warning, and may have gone back to his wife Lucia, who has been in a mental institution for twenty years. Pepa's best friend, Candela has an equally serious problem: her boyfriend has been arrested as a terrorist, and she needs to hide from the police. Ivan's son and pushy fiancée arrive, possible tenants for Pepa's apartment. As Pepa's apartment fills up, hearts are broken, stockings torn, suicide attempts botched, and windows smashed--the chaos of the day ends with soporifically terrific gazpacho for all
La niña de tus ojos Girl of your dreams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Civil War torn Spain, Germany invites a group of filmmakers to shoot two versions of the Andalusian musical drama "The girl of your dreams" in Berlin. Happy to leave the war behind them, the troupe of Spaniards starts filming in Hitler's Berlin. The hospitality upon their arrival has more to do with the youthful charms of Macarena Granada. What's more, the only Andalusion-looking extras in Germany are the gypsies and Jewish prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners, the troupe must decide if the movie is more important than their lives
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Gaudi afternoon ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alone in a foreign city, Cassandra must solve a family's darlest. deepest secrets before she can confront her own past
Don Juan, my love ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's most famous lover seduces his way into the hearts and bedrooms of some happily surprised women in a most hilarious and sexy adventure. For 450 years, Don Juan has been lying in purgatory trying to repent for his sins. Now he's been given one more chance to perform a good deed to free himself from a phantom existence
The red squirrel La ardilla roja ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. Then the two take a vacation to the Red Squirrel campsite. But there may be more to Lisa than meets the eye
Boca a boca Mouth to mouth by Manuel Gómez Pereira ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a down and out actor who gets a job with an erotic telephone service where the woman he falls in love with turns out to be the wife of his best client
El viaje de Carol Carol's journey by Imanol Uribe ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Carol, una niña adolescente de madre española y padre norteamericano, viaja por primera vez a España en la primavera de 1938 en compañía de su madre. Separada de su padre, piloto en las Brigadas Internacionales al que ella adora, su llegada al pueblo materno transforma un entorno familiar lleno de secretos. Armada de un carácter rebelde, se opone a los convencionalismos de un mundo que le resulta desconocido. La complicidad con Maruja, las lecciones de vida de su abuelo y su amor por Tomiche, le abrirán las puertas a un universo de sentimientos adultos que harán de su viaje un trayecto interior desgarrado, tierno, vital e inolvidable"--Container
El rey pasmado by Imanol Uribe ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the 17th century and the king of Spain is a young man, inexperienced in politics and love. Nevertheless, he soon discovers a world of new sensations in the arms of Marfisa, one of the most beautiful prostitutes of the court. The news runs from mouth to mouth, filtering through the walls of the palace
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. When "Lisa" has recovered physically, Jota takes her on vacation to a campground called "The Red Squirrel."
El efecto mariposa The chaos effect by Fernando Colomo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Spanish man moves to London to study economics and falls in love with his attractive Aunt, with whom he ends up living
Bwana ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A taxi driver and his family picnic on a lonely beach where they meet Ombasi, an African newly arrived in Spain in search of his fortune. They spend a pleasant night talking but the morning brings a terrible surprise: the arrival of a group of neo-nazis
99.9. The frequency of terror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lara is the host of a radio-call-in show dealing in psychic phenomena. Lara's estranged lover has been found dead in a small Spanish village. Her lover was executing strange experiments. She investigates and finds a world of secrets and horror
Las edades de Lulú ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a sheltered adolescent who loses her virginity to her brother's friend, which propels her on a sexual odyssey that later leads to her descent into the kinky and dangerous sexual underground in Madrid
Todos los hombres son iguales All men are the same by Manuel Gómez Pereira ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three divorced men share a flat and live together without trouble until they hire a cleaning lady with whom they all flirt
Don Juan, mi querido fantasma by Antonio Mercero ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary Don Juan Tenorio comes back to life on All Souls' Day, at midnight, and has 24 hour time to redeem himself. He has been trying to do that for 450 years now, without success. In the meantime a company is rehearsing the play "Don Juan". Don Juan the 'ghost' is mistaken for Don Juan the actor. After a series of farcical situations, the 'ghost' redeems himself and becomes human again, while the 'actor' ends up in the tomb
Tie me up! Tie me down! by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Después de pasarse media vida huyendo de los orfanatos, Ricky...un joven impulsivo y decidido, vive obsesionado con Marina...una actriz con quien se acostó una vez. Para conseguir su amor decide raptarla y encerrarla en su propia casa. Pero la ausencia de Marina pronto comienza a preocupar a su hermana Lola..."--www.filmaffinity.com
Todo por la pasta by Enrique Urbizu ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veronica, a frustrated nursing home director, and Azucena, sex-show performer, become unlikely partners in crime
 
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Alternative Names
Barranco García, María de los Remedios
Barranco García, María de los Remedios 1961-
Barranco, María
García, María de los Remedios Barranco 1961-
Remedios Barranco García, María de los 1961-
Languages
Spanish (140)
English (10)
German (1)
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