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Córdova, Arturo de 1908-1973

Overview
Works: 180 works in 373 publications in 3 languages and 3,611 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Musical films  Short films  Comedy films  War films  Dark comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Musician, Narrator, sds, Translator
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 )

12 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,733 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
New Orleans( Visual )

8 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 283 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 Buuel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in Spanish and held by 214 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 Gavaldn( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La generala (col.): A woman landowner falls in love with a revolutionary, who is brutally murdered by the federals. To avenge his death, she joins the revolutionaries towards a path of volence and destruction
Ensayo de un crimen by Luis Buuel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibald poursuit sa vie durant un fantasme de son enfance : il est persuadé d'avoir tué sa gouvernante en déclenchant une 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. (Source : jaquette)
El esqueleto de la señora Morales( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 57 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
Reportaje( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 54 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
El( Visual )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 53 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
Frenchman's Creek( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English lady falls madly in love with a French pirate
Crepúsculo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 40 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 hombre que logro ser invisible( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is sentenced to prison for a murder he did not commit. Thanks to a serum invented by his brother, he manages to become invisible and escape from prison in order to prove his innocence. However, the serum has unexpected side effects that lead to madness and delirium
Cinco rostros de mujer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 34 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
Cielito lindo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mexican Revolutionary hero Felipe Vélez. Bearing a debt of gratitude to fellow fighter José Orozco for once saving him from execution, Vélez faces complications upon discovering that he and his friend love the same woman. Romantic rivalry intensifies their fervor for the national cause
Ama a tu prójimo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The popular "Cantinflas" delivers riotously funny antics as a boxer, an actress on television, and a model
Fruto de tentación( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 28 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
El profe by Cantinflas( Visual )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llegando a un pueblo muy desolado Cantinflas tiene el deber de impartir educación como profesor, pero, se encuentra con una oposición muy férrea por parte de las autoridades
El rebozo de soledad( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 26 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
Celos( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 25 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
Isla para dos( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 23 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
 
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Alternative Names
Arturo de Crdova Actor

Arturo de Crdova actor mexicano

Crdova, Arturo de 1908-1973

De Crdova, Arturo 1908-1973

Garca, Arturo 1908-1973

Garcia Rodriguez, Arturo.

Garca Rodrguez, Arturo 1908-1973

Rodriguez, Arturo Garcia.

Rodrguez, Arturo Garca 1908-1973

Languages
Spanish (108)

English (27)

Chinese (1)