WorldCat Identities

Alcaine, José Luis

Overview
Works: 254 works in 631 publications in 6 languages and 4,800 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sex comedy films  Erotic films  Dark comedy films  Musical films  Horror films 
Roles: Photographer, Cinematographer , Illustrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by José Luis Alcaine
Belle époque by Fernando Trueba( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member 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?
The dancer upstairs by John Malkovich( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a Latin American nation nears collapse, idealistic policeman Agustin Rejas faces his greatest challenge: to catch the mysterious terrorist leader Ezequiel. Mass panic sets in as the terrorist attacks become mre ferocious, and Rejas finds himself drawn to Yolands, his daughter's beautiful ballet teacher. As the search for Ezequil comes nearer, he and Yolands must choose between love, country or self
La piel que habito by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an associate and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his best and most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
La mala educación Bad education by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lifelong friends revisit some painful memories from their Catholic school days, with unexpected consequences
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'un des appartements les plus chics d'Espagne, quelques femmes, à bout de nerfs : Pepa est obsédée par son ex-amant Ivan qui vient de rompre, Candela a découvert que son amant était un terroriste chiite, Lucia sort tout juste d'un séjour de 20 ans dans un hôpital psychiatrique. Et il reste encore Marisa, la copine du fils d'Ivan, qui visite l'appartement... Ce film au rythme endiablé est une farce kitsch, libertine et malicieuse dans lequel les acteurs fétiches de Pedro Almodóvar nous font partager leur plaisir de jouer des personnages plus hystériques les uns que les autres. (Rédigé d'après la jaquette)
Don Juan by Jacques Weber( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nobleman Don Juan is on the run from two brothers for abandoning their sister before marriage. With no signs of repentance, Don Juan continues his amorous conquests with women he meets along the way regardless of the consequences
Rustlers' rhapsody( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrator introduces the audience to Rex O'Herlihan, a singing cowboy riding into town on his trusty horse, Wildfire. As the narrator ponders what westerns would be like if they were made today, O'Herlihan is thrust into the world of color, where he finds himself entering a cliché ridden town where the evil cattle tycoon teams up with the new raincoat-clad Italian cowboys as they attempt to rid the town of Rex and the sheep ranchers
Gunslinger's revenge( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idealistic lifestyle of an old West farmer, his Indian wife, and half-breed son, who narrates the tale is disrupted when his father, and old gunslinger, shows up on the farm
Átame! by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 126 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
Volver by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raimunda, una giovane madre de la Mancha, trova rifugio dal suo passato a Madrid, dove vive col suo compagno Paco e la figlia adolescente, Paula. Durante un tentativo di abuso da parte del patrigno, Paula lo pugnala a morte. Scoperta la tragedia, Raimunda 'abbraccia' la figlia e la legittima difesa, coprendo l'omicidio e occultando il cadavere. Questo evento disgraziato rievoca fantasmi dolorosi e mai svaniti. Dall'aldilà torna Irene, sua madre, a chiederle perdono e a riparare la colpa. (Farinotti)
Jamoń, jamón( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jose Luis es el hijo de un acaudalado matrimonio propietario de una fabrica de ropa interior masculina, donde trabaja Silvia, su novia. Cuando esta se queda embarazada, el chico promete casarse con ella contrariando los deseos de sus padres, que no ven en ella la esposa ideal para su hijo. Por ello, la madre decide contratar a un joven aspirante a torero para que seduaca a la chica" -- Container
Ay, Carmela! by Carlos Saura( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Spain in 1938 during the civil war, the story concerns a group of traveling entertainers caught between two warring factions. They are arrested by Franco's troops and about to die when they're saved by an officer who loves the theater and wants them to put on a show for his troops
Las 13 rosas by Emilio Mrtinez-Lzaro( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen young women are sent to the firing squad early in the Franco regime, in retaliation for a political crime they were not involved in
Jealousy Celos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen and Antonio's story illustrates how jealousy can tear a couple apart as well as bring them back together
Los Amantes pasajeros by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Des passagers hauts en couleur pensent vivre leurs dernières heures à bord d'un avion à destination de Mexico. Pour essayer d'oublier l'angoisse du moment, ils se mettent alors à révéler leurs secrets les plus cachés, tous aussi inattendus qu'explosifs !" (source jaquette)
El sur by Vctor Erice( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En una ciudad del norte de España viven Agustín, su mujer, Julia, y Estrella, la hija de ambos, que va creciendo fascinada por su padre, de quien observa todos sus actos. Así descubre que en la vida de él hay un gran secreto
Amantes = Lovers by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in '50s Spain, a young man (Sanz) leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée (Verdu) can get married. He rents a room from a widow (Abril), and shortly begins a torrid affair with her. The fiancée figures it out and decides to win him back by offering herself to him and taking him to meet her family. Ultimately he has to make a decision. Based on a true story." --IMDb
La piel que habito The skin I live in( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Celos by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen and Antonio's story illustrates how jealousy can tear a couple apart as well as bring them back together
Quién puede matar a un niño? = Who can kill a child? by Narciso Ibez Serrador( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a vacation away from their family, Tom and his pregnant wife Evelyn sail to an island off the coast of Spain that seems deserted-- until its children emerge from the shadows with the blood of their parents on their hands and a hatred for all adults
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Belle époque
Alternative Names
Alcaine Escao, Jos Luis

Alcaine Escao, Jos Luis, 1938-

Alcaine, J. L. 1938-

Alcaine, Jos Luis

Alcaine, Jose Luis 1938-

Escao Alcaine, Jos Luis, 1938-

Jos Luis Alcaine direttore della fotografia spagnolo

Jos Luis Alcaine Spanischer Kameramann

Jos Luis Alcaine Spanish cinematographer

Хосе Луис Алькайне

ホセ・ルイス・アルカイネ

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Rustlers' rhapsody