WorldCat Identities

Barraza, Adriana 1956-

Overview
Works: 27 works in 165 publications in 5 languages and 7,972 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Horror films  Western films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adriana Barraza
Babel by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )

42 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy American couple touring Morocco become the focus of an international incident involving a poor Moroccan farmer. A San Diego nanny makes a disastrous decision to take her charges with her to a wedding in Mexico while her employers are absent. A deaf-mute Japanese teen tries to deal with a relationship with her father and the world in general that has been upended by the death of her mother
Cake by Daniel Barnz( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look into the darkly funny world of Claire Bennett who initiates a dubious relationship with a widower while confronting fantastical hallucinations of his dead wife. With her feisty housekeeper-cum-caretaker ever at her side, Claire searches for human connection and self-forgiveness in this tale of personal redemption
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and French and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Henry Poole is here by Mark Pellington( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to the middle-class neighborhood where he grew up, Henry Poole (Luke Wilson of OLD SCHOOL) chooses to live in indulgent isolation. Real life, however, refuses to cooperate with his plans. Nosy neighbors interrupt him with curious visits and prying questions. Then the situation escalates as a stain on Henry's stucco wall is seen to have miraculous powers. His last-ditch hideout becomes a shrine when his backyard turns into an arena for passionate debate about faith and destiny. Seeking anonymous oblivion, cynical Henry Poole instead finds himself right at the center of the human comedy. Radha Mitchell (SILENT HILL), Adriana Barraza (DRAG ME TO HELL), George Lopez (TV's GEORGE LOPEZ), and Cheryl Hines (TV's CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM) co-star in this comedic drama about a disillusioned man who goes hiding in placid suburbia only to discover he cannot escape the forces of hope
Wild horses by Robert Duvall( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild horses: Texas Ranger Samantha Payne reopens a fifteen-year-old missing person case, and uncovers evidence that suggests that the boy was likely murdered on a ranch belonging to wealthy family man, Scott Briggs. When Scott's estranged son unexpectedly returns home during the investigation, Samantha becomes even more convinced that the Briggs family was involved, and will stop at nothing to discover the truth about the boy's death, even putting her own life in jeopardy
From Prada to nada by Xiya Gela( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their dad dies on his 55th birthday, Beverley Hills sisters Mary and Nora find themselves destitute, forced by a grasping sister-in-law to move in with their aunt in East L.A. Younger sister Mary is mortified, without Spanish, and scared of the vatos. Her sister convinces her to finish college, where she promptly decides that one of her T.A.s will be her ticket back to Rodeo Drive. Elder sister Nora, a law student, gets a job as a legal intern with Edward--brother of the grasping sister-in-law--as her supervisor. Slowly, the sisters realize what a rich place the barrio is, while enduring the bruises of the oldest contact sport--love
Burning palms( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five stories so twisted, they could only take place in Los Angeles. A father's relationship with his precocious teenage daughter is too close for comfort for his fiancee. A woman becomes undone by her boyfriend's kinky bedroom request. A gay couple brings home the ultimate lifestyle accessory: an African child. An unsupervised young boy leads his brothers in disturbing games. A lonely woman confronts her attacker with a bizarre request
Amor en fin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the weekend before the 2006 presidential election in Mexico, tells the stories of three difficult relationships in three different social classes. The first concerns a young unmarried woman who works at a juice stand and has just found out that she is pregnant. The second revolves around an unfulfilled housewife who is secretly in love with her neighbor who plays the violin. The last story is of rich friends who decide to go for a weekend trip to Acapulco
Night has settled( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1983, thirteen-year-old Oliver Nicholas is well-poised to enter the precocious teenage world of first-time sex, alcohol and love in New York City when Aida, the family housekeeper and his only true motherly figure, has a traumatizing stroke. What was supposed to be an exhilarating rite of passage-diving into the exciting, fast-paced world of first experiences, is quickly skewed by an incomprehensible depression
El manantial : amor, amor, amor by Adela Noriega( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rivalry that exists between the Ramirez and Valdez familes intensifies over time
Guten Tag Ramón = Buen día Ramón( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramón, a young Mexican, who after unsuccessfully attempting to cross the border into the United States, decides to go to Germany to seek the aunt of a friend who will give him work. After not being able to find his friend's aunt, he is left stranded with no money, no papers and speaking only Spanish, surviving on the streets until he meets Ruth, a lonely senior citizen. The two develop a friendship despite speaking different languages
Eva Luna( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eva's father is killed by a hit-and-run driver, she vows to find the culprit. Her life becomes a nightmare when she starts suspecting the man she loves. But there are sinister forces leading her to believe the lie, and she finds herself involved with the real killer, who'll do anything to have her for himself
Duenõs del paraíso( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world of crime, violence and dangerous alliances, a betrayed woman rises as its ruthless queen. Anastasia Cardona will make of paradise a territory of her devise, her whims and her orders
The 33 by Patricia Riggen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 2010, 33 Chilean miners were buried alive following a catastrophic mine collapse. For 69 days, a team worked worked night and day to rescue the men as their families and the world waited for any sign of hope. Underground, in the suffocating heat 200 stories down, tensions ran high as provisions - and time - began to run out."--Container
Introducción a sol, piedra y sombras : audio guide( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cerro Bayo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a small town near a winter resort in the mountains of Argentina, Juana tries to commit suicide but ends up in a coma instead, to the great pain of her daughter Marta. Her other daughter Mercedes comes from Buenos Aires but is less interested in her mother's condition than in possibly getting some of her money. Marta's husband has a great offer for a piece of land owned by his mother-in-law, but can't do anything while she is in a coma. Marta's son wants to travel to Europe but has no money for the airfare, and his sister wants to finally have an orgasm so that she can become less tense and increase her chances of winning a local beauty contest which she hopes will be a springboard for a modeling career in Buenos Aires"--Internet Movie Database
Drag me to hell = squ'en enfer by Sam Raimi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Christine Brown est employée de banque, spécialisée dans les crédits immobiliers. Elle aimerait bien obtenir une promotion, mais pour cela, son patron lui demande de faire moins de sentiment. Lorsque Mme Ganush, une vieille dame, sollicite un prêt pour couvrir les échéances de sa maison, Christine voudrait bien lui donner le coup de pouce qui lui évitera d'être expulsée mais, pour impressionner son patron, elle décide de refuser. Ce qu'elle ignore, c'est que la vieille femme a le pouvoir d'invoquer les démons et qu'elle va se venger au-delà de tout..." (Source : jaquette)
Drag me to hell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Brown is an ambitious L.A. loan officer, Professor Clay Dalton is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. She finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Henry Poole - vom Glück verfolgt( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Luna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eva's father is killed by a hit-and-run driver, she vows to find the culprit. Her life becomes a nightmare when she starts suspecting the man she loves. But there are sinister forces leading her to believe the lie, and she finds herself involved with the real killer, who'll do anything to have her for himself
 
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El manantial : amor, amor, amor
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Alternative Names
Adriana Barraza actrice mexicaine

Adriana Barraza attrice messicana

Adriana Barraza meksikolainen näyttelijä

Adriana Barraza meksykańska aktorka i reżyserka

Adriana Barraza Mexicaans acteur

Adriana Barraza Mexicaans actrice

Adriana Barraza Mexican actress, acting coach, director

Adriana Barraza Mexikanische Schauspielerin und Fernsehregisseurin

Адриана Барраса

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אדריאנה בראסה

أدريانا بارازا

آدریانا بارازا بازیگر مکزیکی

ಅಡ್ರಿಯಾನಾ ಬರ್ರಾಜ

아드리아나 바라자

アドリアナ・バラッザ

安芝安娜·芭拉莎

Languages
English (127)

Spanish (17)

German (7)

French (4)

Italian (1)