WorldCat Identities

Alterio, Héctor 1929-

Works: 190 works in 806 publications in 7 languages and 7,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Motion pictures  Juvenile works  Children's films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Héctor Alterio
Most widely held works by Héctor Alterio
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

76 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
Yo, la peor de todas I, the worst of all by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant Juana enters the convent in order to pursue her love of writing. When the Inquisition comes, the local Vicereine becomes Juana's protectress and erotic muse, and soon begins a thrilling romance of startling passion and intensity
El hijo de la novia = Son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

70 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael is a 42-year-old divorced father and restaurant owner who is overwhelmed with life. He feels guilty that he doesn't visit his mother, who is stricken with Alzheimer's disease; he lives in his father's shadow; he doesn't spend enough time with his daughter and he can't commit to his girlfriend. When a series of unexpected events occurs, Rafael re-evaluates his life
Camila by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un magnifico film basado en un escandaloso romance de la vida real Camila es la historia de una muher pertenecienta a la alta sociedad Argentina del siglo XIX, durante el gobierno del dictador de Juan Manuel de Rosas. Cuando Camila conoce al joven y atractivo nuevo cura Ladislao Gutiérrez, su pasión se apodera de ella. Camila y Ladislao se embarcan en un peligroso romance que tendrá un deslenlace fatal. Camila ha sido nominada para un premio de la Academia en la categoría Mejor Film Extranjero." -- Back cover
Intruders( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children living in different countries are visited every night by a faceless being who wants to possess them
Summer of the colt( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every summer Daniel and his two siblings visit their grandfather's ranch. This summer Daniel faces the ultimate challenge of breaking in his first horse, and quickly learns that success will not come easy. As Daniel struggles to become a seasoned wrangler, his vibrant enthusiasm inspires his proud and stubborn grandfather to reclaim the peace and serenity of his youth
Caballos salvajes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caballos Salvajes is a lively yet poignant Argentine crime adventure about three fugitive rookie anarchists who transform themselves into media darlings after their botched robbery
Amanecer de un sueño Awakening from a dream( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel, que ha sido abandonado por su madre, crece junto a su abuelo Pascual. Cuando cumple veinte años y planea emanciparse, se da cuenta de que ahora tiene que cuidar a su abuelo que presenta síntomas de la enfermedad de Alzheimer
Esperando al Mesías by Daniel S Burman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Jewish community of Buenos Aires. Ariel is a young man who lives with his father. He is clumsy and always questioning his own identity. He becomes acquainted with Santamaría, a laid-off banker who has become a sort of vagabond, gathering documents from the trash. In spite of the collapse of their families and projects, their relationship introduces new strategies for dealing with life's existential crises
Cría cuervos by Carlos Saura( Visual )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana, una niña de nueve años, cree tener el poder sobre la vida y la muerte de quienes viven con ella. Cuando su padre muere en extrañas circunstancias, piensa que ha sido ella la causante. Hay otro poder que Ana cree poseer: el de invocar la presencia de su madre
Teresa de Jesus( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in Spanish and German and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historically accurate mini series, based on the life of the sixteenth century nun and mystic writer, Santa Teresa de Jesús (sometimes called Santa Teresa de Avila), offers an account of the times when this mystic nun was setting up Carmelite monasteries in the deepest depths of the interior of Spain. It follows her life from the time Teresa was about 23 to her death in 1852
El Crimen de Cuenca by Pilar Miró( Visual )

47 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistically detailed film based on a true event in which two men were accused of killing a priest who disappeared from their town in the early 1900s. The men are tortured to elicit confessions in scenes which graphically portray the methods of the Guardia Civil. The film is a plea to end police brutality and provincial ignorance. Banned in Spain until 1982
El ultimo tren The last train( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood producers decide to purchase an antique locomotive in Uruguay. While the news is welcomed by many locals, members of the 'Friends of the Railroad Association' are not happy and decide to sabotage the sale
Kamchatka by Marcelo Piñeyro( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, during the time of the "disappeared ones" in Argentina, two boys are moved to the countryside by their parents in an effort to keep the family together as long as possible
La regenta( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman tormented by a loveless marriage and small town prejudices is drawn into passionate relationships with two men, one of whom is her confessor
Los Siete locos by Leopoldo Torre Nilsson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young newly married man tires of his ordinary life and becomes involved in an insane Messianic political plot
Cenizas del paraíso Ashes from paradise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and Turkish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A judge falls from the roof of the Federal Courthouse. A woman is murdered. Between them and the three sons of the judge there is a connection that will be investigated by a woman judge who is determined to discover the truth
La Patagonia rebelde by Héctor Olivera( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film based on actual historical events involving the brutal military suppression of a series of strikes by rural workers in the southernmost province of Argentina in the early 1920's
Pascual Duarte by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

32 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film aboaut the son of an alcoholic father and an unloving mother. Overwhelmed by circumstances he commits a series of terrible and cruel acts
El Quijote Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote has read too much on chivalry, and made himself mad. He declares himself a knight, chooses Sancho Panza as his squire and the neighboring farm-girl his 'fair Dulcinea', and sets off on adventures, including the famous 'tilting at windmills'
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La historia oficial
Alternative Names
Alterio, Héctor

Alterio Onorato, Héctor Benjamín 1929-


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Onorato, Héctor Benjamín Alterio 1929-

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