WorldCat Identities

Barriero, Luis G. 1886-1947

Works: 5 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 419 library holdings
Genres: History  Historical films  War films  Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Melodrama 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Luis G Barriero
El compadre Mendoza by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mendoza, a landowner, tries to maintain friendships with both the leader of the government forces and the general of the Zapatista rebels during the Mexican Revolution. This film is part of a trilogy along with El prisionero trese (1933) and Vámonos con Pancho Villa (1935)
El prisionero 13 by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two gripping stories are interwoven in Prisoner 13; a son pays for his father's faults, and a desperate mother tries to save her son's life at any cost. Destiny and corruption play a trick on Carrasco when he is bribed to free a revolutionary and arrest someone in his place. Unbeknownst to him he ends up arresting his own son."
The revolution trilogy : 3 films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of dramas set during the Mexican Revolution. The 1st film tells the story of a son who pays for his father's faults and a desperate mother who tries to save her son. The 2nd examines the corrupted ideals of the Revolution by way of an opportunistic landowner who must choose between remaining loyal to a general in Zapata's army--and facing financial ruin--or saving his own skin. The 3rd follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army, enduring hardship, loss, and disillusionment over the Revolution in the process
Caballo a caballo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1939 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos ladronzuelos, haciendo poco honor a sus nombres, Ángel Pastor e Inocente Cordero, se hacen socios delictivos, cometiendo grandes atracos; pero el amor tendrá que reformar a estos ladronzuelos que se involucrarán con una adinerada mujer que cambiará sus vidas
Aguila o sol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas, as a child, escapes from an orphanage with two friends and makes his way to the stage as part of a comedy team. Meanwhile, a man searches for the son he left at an orphanage years ago
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.28 for Caballo a ... to 0.45 for The revolu ...)

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