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Plana, Tony 1953-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 200 publications in 3 languages and 10,050 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Historical films  Biography  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tony Plana
Romero ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and the oppression in his country. This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from an apolitical, complacent priest to a committed leader of the Salvadoran people
500 nations by Jack Leustig ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact
Lone star by John Sayles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unsolved murder in a Texas border town uncovers a tale of corruption, intrigue, and forbidden love
Goal! the dream begins ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santiago Munez, an immigrant from Los Angeles, is given the chance to go to England to pursue his dream of becoming a professional soccer player. This underdog must prove he has the talent, passion, and determination to triumph against all odds
Ugly Betty ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betty Suarez isn't like any of her coworkers at Mode, a high-fashion magazine. She's smart, sweet, and hardworking, but she's not thin and beautiful. As the publisher's son's secretary, she earns his respect as she guides him through the world of fashion
Born in East L.A by Cheech Marin ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Mexican-American repairman, born and raised in East Los Angeles, is accidentally deported to Mexico
Half past dead ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alcatraz, "The Rock", has just re-opened. The first criminal to go to the electric chair is also sitting on a secret worth $200 million. An invading group of commandos isn't about to let that fortune go up in smoke. Already having an undercover FBI agent in Alcatraz, the situation has to be neutralized and he has to rescue a Supreme Court Justice held hostage. Now, he has to convince his convict "partner" and the other inmates to fight on the right side of the law
Ugly Betty ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betty Suarez is smart, sweet and hard working. The only problem is that she's not thin and beautiful like all her coworkers at Mode, the high-fashion magazine where she works. The only reason the publisher hired her to be his son's secretary, is that he figured Betty was someone who Daniel would never sleep with. Along the way, Betty's hard work and determination earns Daniel's respect. She helps him find his way through the shark infested waters of the fashion industry
Ugly Betty ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of hard work in the world of high fashion, Betty is finally getting her just desserts. Watch as she blossoms, both professionally and personally, yet never loses the unique spirit that makes her so special, and find out what becomes of your favorites at MODE
The Longoria affair ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on the Mexican-American civil rights movement. The film tells the story of one key injustice, the refusal, by a small-town funeral home in Texas after World War II, to care for a dead soldier's body 'because the whites wouldn't like it, ' and shows how the incident sparked outrage nationwide and contributed to the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Runaway heart by Stephen J Cannell ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a top-secret government agency begins to create genetically engineered super-soldiers designed to kill at a command, down-on-his-luck attorney Herman Strockmire places himself in the path of danger
The Jesus experience Christianity around the world ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each culture in the world has created its own expression of Jesus. These experiences sprang from ancient Israel, the Roman Empire, the Mediterranean, as well as Russia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. This is the comprehensive chronicle of how Christianity came to billions around the globe
Sweet 15 by Sharon Weil ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Hispanic girl learns that her father is an illegal alien after he cancels her 15th birthday bash
Meddling mom ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Vega is notorious for meddling in her grown daughters' lives, and her new project is mapping out a master plan to find a husband for her eldest daughter Ally. The career-minded Ally is more interested in her job as an architect until she falls for Ben McInnes, the new project manager at work. Carmen takes a liking to Ben, but the real question is whether Ally and her new suitor will survive all of Carmen's plotting to make sure they ride off into the sunset together!
Fidel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary life of Fidel Castro, from exiled revolutionary to the world's most controversial and longest serving head of state. As seen through the eyes of his wife, mistress and female cohort, this film reveals the untold story of Fidel's rise to become one of the world's most powerful leaders
Break of dawn [a true story] by Rompe el alba ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Based on the life story of Pedro J. Gonzalez who championed the cause of Mexican-Americans in California during the Depression years and who worked for the reform of the California penal system
The Princess and the barrio boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He works multiple jobs to make his way. She works her daddy's credit card to make her wardrobe. He lives in the ghettos of East L.A. She lives in a paradise by the sea. They live worlds apart, but fate wanted them together
La super dieta latina [el plan óptimo para obtener un cuerpo sexy e ideal] by Manny Alvarez ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Este libro la enseñará a incorporar los siete alimentos latinos a su dieta diaria, la permitirá conocer las razones que ha detrás del aumento de peso y cómo prevenirlo, como establiecer sus metas para perde peso y lograrlo, no sólo durante el verano, sino para toda la vida
Papá rico, papá pobre [lo que enseñan los ricos a sus hijos sobre el dinero-- que los pobres y la clase media no hacen!] by Robert T Kiyosaki ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert T. Kiyosaki relates the story of his two paternal role models: his father, a well educated but fiscally poor man; and his best friend's father, an eighth-grade dropout who became a self-made multimillionaire. The contrast between them gave him a unique economic perspective, enabling him to learn secrets that allowed him to retire at 47. He addresses the myth that earning a high income is necessary to be rich, challenges the belief that a house is an asset, and explains what kids need to know about money for their future financial success
Towards darkness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man is kidnapped in Colombia for a ransom, and it affects the lives of his family, a special ops team, and the man who is delivering the ransom. Includes original short film and featurette
 
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Languages
English (74)
Spanish (20)
German (1)
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