WorldCat Identities

Palma, Rossy de

Works: 76 works in 167 publications in 6 languages and 3,451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films  Sex comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Editor, Singer, Other, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Rossy de Palma
Most widely held works by Rossy de Palma
Los abrazos rotos = Broken embraces by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Almódovar's acclaimed tale of sex, secrets and cinema. When her father becomes gravely ill, beautiful Lena consents to a relationship with her boss Ernesto Martel. An extremely wealthy and much-older man, he pays for her father's hospitalisation and provides her a lavish lifestyle. Lena's dream, however, is to act and she soon falls for the director of her first film - a project bankrolled by her jealous husband to keep her near. Upon his discovery of the affair, Ernesto stops at nothing to ruin Lena's happiness
La flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo writes romance novels - but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths cross, they discover something neither had expected - a real-life love affair
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's lover leaves her, and she tries to contact him to find out why he's left. She confronts his wife and son, who are as clueless as she. Meanwhile her girlfriend is afraid the police are looking for her because of her boyfriend's criminal activities. They talk to a female lawyer, who turns out to be the lover's new lover, and everyone's path keeps crossing each other's in a very complicated and confusing manner
Atame! = Tie me up/Tie me down! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Spanish and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rambunctious dark comedy. An unbalanced but alluring former mental patient takes a B-movie porn star prisoner in the hopes of convincing her to marry him. A highly unconventional romance that came on the spike heels of Almodovar's international sensation Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, this is a splashy, sexy central work in the career of one of the world's most beloved and provocative auteurs
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepa is a successful actress, doing voice-dubbing and detergent commercials. She lives in a beautiful apartment in the heart of Madrid, with her lover and fellow actor Ivan. He has deserted her without warning, and may have gone back to his wife Lucia, who has been in a mental institution for twenty years. Pepa's best friend, Candela has an equally serious problem: her boyfriend has been arrested as a terrorist, and she needs to hide from the police. Ivan's son and pushy fiancée arrive, possible tenants for Pepa's apartment. As Pepa's apartment fills up, hearts are broken, stockings torn, suicide attempts botched, and windows smashed--the chaos of the day ends with soporifically terrific gazpacho for all
Viva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Island life by Yerba Buena (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 centimeters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the vibrant world of Marieta/Adolfo - a narcoleptic, pre-op transsexual woman who longs to remove her last eight inches
No sé si cortarme las venas, o, dejármelas largas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of chaotic Mexico City, two couples and a single woman live together harmoniously in one building.This peaceful coexistence between neighbors is disrupted when Felix moves in
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios = Femmes au bord de la crise de nerfs by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in French and Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'un des appartements les plus chics d'Espagne, quelques femmes, à bout de nerfs : Pepa est obsédée par son ex-amant Ivan qui vient de rompre, Candela a découvert que son amant était un terroriste chiite, Lucia sort tout juste d'un séjour de 20 ans dans un hôpital psychiatrique. Et il reste encore Marisa, la copine du fils d'Ivan, qui visite l'appartement... Ce film au rythme endiablé est une farce kitsch, libertine et malicieuse dans lequel les acteurs fétiches de Pedro Almodóvar nous font partager leur plaisir de jouer des personnages plus hystériques les uns que les autres. (Rédigé d'après la jaquette)
Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in French and Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Julieta s'apprête à quitter Madrid définitivement lorsqu'une rencontre fortuite avec Bea, l'amie d'enfance de sa fille Antía, la pousse à changer ses projets. Bea lui apprend qu'elle a croisé Antía une semaine plus tôt. Julieta se met alors à nourrir l'espoir de retrouvailles avec sa fille qu'elle n'a pas vue depuis des années. Elle décide de lui écrire tout ce qu'elle a gardé secret depuis toujours." (Source : jaquette)
Mater & bellum by Rossy de Palma( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un Cuerpo en el bosque( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of hunters discover in a thicket in the forest the body of a semi-clothed girl with clear indications that she had been murdered
People by Robert Creeley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is the European jet set's party go-to guy. You want pizzazz, glitter, glamour and maybe a little Shakira? Call Charles! But the high life takes a wild turn when Charles is unexpectedly sabotaged by a rival and turned into an outcast. Desperate to regain his reputation, Charles flies to the raucous party island of Ibiza, where his only hope appears to lie in the hands of John John, the reigning "queen" of the Ibiza night!
Pret-a-porter = ready to wear by Robert Altman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of interconnecting stories that expose what goes on at the Paris fashion shows
Laisse tes mains sur mes hanches Tvoje roke na mojih bokih by Chantal Lauby( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman on her own finds herself taking a second chance at love, with hilarious results
3 bodas de más( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being publically dumped at a wedding, Ruth goes into a depression. She throws herself into her work with cell regeneration, and her lab supervisor enlists a doctoral student to help with the research. Then Ruth gets three invitations to weddings of her ex-boyfriends. She is miserable, but how can she move forward?
El perquè de tot plegat : 15 relats de Quim Monzó = El porqué de las cosas : 15 relatos de Quim Monzó by Ventura Pons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Catalan and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barcelona is the setting for this Mediterranean comedy, consisting of a number of separate episodes entitled: Will-power, Wisdom, Honesty, Sincerity, Submission, Competition, Passion, Consensus, Egocentricism, Spite, Desire, Jealousy, Love, Trust and Doubt. Each is illustrated by a story in which content and form go hand in hand
Donne sull'orlo di una crisi di nervi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storie di donne abbandonate in un appartamento da affittare nella Madrid di oggi. (Mymovies)
Don Juan, mi querido fantasma by Antonio Mercero( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Don Juan Tenorio comes back to life on All Souls' Day, at midnight, and has 24 hour time to redeem himself. He has been trying to do that for 450 years now, without success. In the meantime a company is rehearsing the play "Don Juan". Don Juan the 'ghost' is mistaken for Don Juan the actor. After a series of farcical situations, the 'ghost' redeems himself and becomes human again, while the 'actor' ends up in the tomb
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.27 for Los abrazo ... to 0.97 for Donne sull ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Los abrazos rotos = Broken embraces
Alternative Names
De Palma, Rossy

De Palma, Rossy 1964-

Donna, Rosy von 1964-

Echave, Rosa Elena Garcia 1964-

García Echave, Rosa Elena 1964-

García, Rosa Elena

García, Rosa Elena 1964-

Palma, Rossy de

Rossy de Palma actrice espagnole

Rossy de Palma actriu mallorquina

Rossy de Palma actriz española

Rossy de Palma aktorka hiszpańska

Rossy de Palma attrice spagnola

Rossy de Palma Spaans acteur

Rossy de Palma Spaans actrice

Rossy de Palma spanische Schauspielerin

Rossy de Palma Spanish actress

Rossy de Palma spansk skådespelare

Rossy de Palma spansk skuespiller

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La flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secretMujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdownMujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdownViva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection