WorldCat Identities

Córdova, Arturo de 1908-1973

Overview
Works: 136 works in 289 publications in 4 languages and 3,464 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arturo de Córdova
For whom the bell tolls by Sam Wood ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of Robert Jordan (Cooper), an American demolition expert who lends his abilities to the anti-fascist freedom fighters of Spain. Assisting him is a band of warriors that includes the strong-willed Pilar (Katina Paxinou), the dangerously undependable Pablo (Akim Tamiroff), and the lovely, innocent Maria (Bergman). As danger mounts, Robert and Maria develop a closeness that blossoms into one of the screen's greatest love stories."--Container
New Orleans ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick, the proprietor of a Bourbon Street gambling joint, an artistic haven for African-American musicians who gather and jam from dusk til dawn, falls in love with an opera-singing socialite. After losing his nightclub Nick tries over the course of many years to get jazz the respect and audience it deserves
This strange passion by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in Spanish and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological study of a man obsessed. Francisco's romantic love and marriage fades as a paranoid obsession with his wife's supposed infidelity causes him to display fits of jealousy and repentance for his unfounded suspicions
La diosa arrodillada by Roberto Gavaldón ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La diosa arrodillada (b&w): Raquel is looking for a way out of her love affair with Antonio, a married aristocrat
Reportaje ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New Years Eve celebration winds up as an event of hilarious proportions when a press mogul offers 10 thousand pesos to the journalist who discovers the best news of the evening. The race is on as journalists look in on parties, hospitals and other places where the news of the year may be waiting
Frenchman's Creek ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English lady falls madly in love with a French pirate
Ensayo de un crimen by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archibald poursuit sa vie durant un fantasme de son enfance : il est persuadé d'avoir tué sa gouvernante en déclenchant ume boîte à musique qui exauce tout désir de mort. Adulte, la liste de ses victimes s'allonge...El : Francisco, riche homme d'affaire mexicain, tombe amoureux d'une femme croisée à l'église. Une fois marié, il devient d'une jalousie excessive, et tombe dans la folie meurtrière...Profondément surréaliste par l'irruption du vacarme de l'inconscient au coeur de la banalité de l'existence, ces deux chefs-d'oeuvre de Luis Bunuel jettent la violence des pulsions humaines à la face de la respectabilité sociale
El esqueleto de la señora Morales ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this black comedy, an apparently decent taxidermist is accused of murdering his prudish, hypocondriac wife. Over the top performances and an ironic final twist make this a timeless satire of weepy melodramas
Crepúsculo ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the obsessive passion of a man in love with his best friend's wife, a man tortured by adultery, the shadow of crime, and his moral and ethical values
El ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a middle aged man, a wealthy pillar of local society, whose fascination with an attractive young woman turns into obsession. Although he wins her hand and they marry, he becomes convinced beyond all reason that she is being unfaithful. His paranoia eventually leads him to attempted murder and insanity
Cinco rostros de mujer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side B. Dos caras tiene el destino: "Luego de ser abandonado, Roberto deja de ser el médico brillante que alguna vez fue y se convierte en un alcohólico. Luego de perder a un paciente, huye lejos en un barco para olvidar su vergüenza. Así termina presenciando la muerte de un hombre muy parecido a él mismo y decide tomar su identidad para comenzar una nueva vida."
La dama del alba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La dama del alba (90 min.): a widower is confused by a woman who enters his life years after his wife's death. Juventud sin ley (81 min.): a young man believes his criminal ways are the fault of his parents
Ama a tu prójimo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una divertida comedia del actor Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas'. Varios pacientes llegan a la sala de la Cruz Roja: un boxeador abandonado, una actriz de televisión, una modelo herida, un pintor pobre, un violinista accidentado y se ven metidos en las situaciones más divertidas"--Container
Fruto de tentación ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fruto de tentación (109 min.): A writer falls in love the daughter of his editor. When the editor and wife are killed in an accident, he is left to care for the daughter
Celos ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An older doctor saves the life of a beautiful woman, falls in love and marries her, but his jealosy begins to reel out of control
El rebozo de soledad ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alberto Robles, a young doctor, confronts the difficult decision of giving in to a life of comfort and luxury, or tending to those who need him, the residents of Santa Cruz, a [rural] community oppressed by the cruelty of a local leader.--Translation of container description
Bodas de oro ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen y José celebran sus bodas de oro con sus hijos y sus amigos. Llega Genoveva, que años atrás causo problemas al matrimonio, y Carmen se enfada. José recuerda de su pasado como joven y soltero y como llegó a casarse con Carmen
Cielito lindo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance of the Mexican Revolution
Isla para dos ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Small-town girl Mariana wants to go to Mexico City to pursue a career as a concert pianist, but her mother wants her to settle down and get married
Dona Macabra El amor no es pecado ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dona Macabra (1972): When a couple decide to infiltrate the home of their crazy neighbors to expose their witchy ways, the neighbors put on a show that leads to surprises, hilarity, and even buried treasure. El Amor No es Pecado (1965): A woman's tragedy guides her to help others in their time of need
 
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Alternative Names
Córdova, Arturo de 1908-1973
De Córdova, Arturo, 1908-1973
García, Arturo, 1908-1973
Garcia Rodriguez, Arturo.
García Rodríguez, Arturo, 1908-1973
Rodriguez, Arturo Garcia.
Rodríguez, Arturo García, 1908-1973
Languages
Spanish (79)
English (25)
Chinese (2)
German (2)