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Cuarón, Alfonso

Overview
Works: 211 works in 876 publications in 11 languages and 24,544 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Short films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist, Restager , pmn, Author, edm, Film editor, Performer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alfonso Cuarón
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

92 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 5,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers and change the course of more than one life
Gravity by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

80 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ryan Stone is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky. On a seemingly routine spacewalk, the shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left, and the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

55 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity
Y tu mamá también And your mother too by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

89 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with seductive, 28-year-old Luisa. Lisa schools them in the finer points of passion, but will their mutual desire for her destroy their friendship forever?
A little princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial
El laberinto del fauno Pan's labyrinth by Maribel Verdú( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spain, 1944. Officially, the Civil War has been over for five years, but a small group of rebels fights on in the northern mountains of Navarra. Dreamy 10-year-old Ofelia and her pregnant mother Carmen move to Navarra, joining her new stepfather, Captain Vidal. A Fascist officer, he is under orders to destroy the rebels. Ofelia discovers an overgrown, tumbledown labyrinth and meets an ancient faun who claims to know her true identity and secret destiny. She can learn them if she completes three tasks before the full moon. But no one must know: not her ailing mother or her new friend Mercedes. Time is running out, and both Ofelia and the rebels will have to battle hardship and cruelty in order to gain their freedom. Who can be trusted in a time of lies and danger? Is the faun telling the truth ...? If not, who is?
Great expectations by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens' tale of an apprentice given the chance to become a gentleman is now that of a young Florida artist named Finn, given the chance to become a success in 1990s New York. First, a mysterious convict bullies Finn into saving his life. Next, Finn is summoned to an overgrown Gothic palazzo where Nora Dinsmoor lives in the past, attended by beautiful blonde Estella, who will haunt him through the rest of the story. Last, there is secret benefactor whose munificence allows him to work toward his dream of success, and to win Estella
Paris, je t'aime Paris, I love you( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Rudo y Cursi( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the rural banana plantation where they play soccer for the village team to the big city stadiums, two brothers have become rivals and battle each other on opposing sides. When a talent scout gets stranded in their tiny town, brothers Beto and Tato are discovered. They are whisked away to Mexico City to play for the big leagues where they quickly achieve fame. Beto is nicknamed 'Rudo' for his hotheaded goalkeeper style and Tato is called 'Cursi' for his peculiar scoring technique. Success leads to excess. Rudo descends into a quagmire of gambling debt and drug abuse. Cursi is distracted by beautiful women and a second career as a pop singer. Having come so far, will the siblings remember their original goal to build a home for their mother?
The assassination of Richard Nixon by Niels Mueller( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real-life events. Set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who takes extreme measures to achieve his American dream
A little princess The secret garden( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken. Secret garden: A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Sólo con tu pareja( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don Juan-ish yuppie Tomás Tomás spends his nights juggling so many beautiful women that he can't keep their names straight -- until one of his many conquests, a spurned nurse, gives him a taste of his own medicine."--Container
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each director was invited to tell a story set in one of the Paris neighborhoods. the result is a kaleidoscope of stories about joy, separation, unexpected strange encounters and most of all, about love
Temporada de patos Duck season( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film takes you into one particular Sunday morning in the lives of two fourteen-year-old boys, Flama and Moko. With their neighbor Rita and pizza delivery boy Ulises, they create their own adventures to overcome their boredom
Harry Potter en de gevangene van Azkaban by Chris Columbus( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter, een Engelse jongen met toverkracht, zit op de Hogeschool voor Hekserij en Hocus Pocus waar hij het doelwit wordt van een ontsnapte moordenaar
Harry Potter complete 8-film collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all 8 installments of the Harry Potter film franchise
Pan's labyrinth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Ofelia and her mother go to live with her new stepfather on a rural military outpost, she finds herself in a world of unimaginable cruelty. Soon Ofelia finds the creatures of her imagination in which she used to escape have become a reality and she must battle them to save both her mother and herself. In the terrifying battle that ensues, Ofelia soon learns that innocence has a power that evil cannot imagine
Black sun by Hugues de Montalembert( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of Count Hugues de Montalembert, a French visual artist and filmmaker who was permanently blinded at the age of 35. In the three decades since then, he has turned his efforts to writing & traveling
Harry Potter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

6 video presentations of the Harry Potter story from episode one through the present episode six
Great expectations by David Lean( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Charles Dickens' novel, this is a story of the love of a man for an unreachable woman. Updated to modern day New York City, the story concerns a man of modest background who falls in love with a rich girl. But when a mysterious benefactor greenlights the man to make his dreams come true, everything done has the ultimate goal of making Estella fall in love with him
 
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Rudo y Cursi
Alternative Names
Alfonso Cuarn

Alfonso Cuarn meksykański reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Alfonso Cuarn Mexicaans filmregisseur

Alfonso Cuarn Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer and editor

Alfonso Cuarn mexikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Cutter

Alfonso Cuarn regista messicano

Alfonso Kuarons

Alphonsus Cuarn

Cuarn, Alfoso 1961-

Cuarn Orozco, Alfonso.

Cuarn Orozco, Alfonso 1961-

Orozco, Alfonso Cuarn

Orozco, Alfonso Cuarn 1961-

Αλφόνσο Κουαρόν

Алфонсо Куарон

Альфонсо Куарон Мексикийн кино найруулагч

Куарон, Альфонсо

Ալֆոնսո Կուարոն

אלפונסו קוארון

ألفونسو كوارون

الفونسو کوارون

آلفونسو کوارون کارگردان، فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده مکزیکی

আলফোনসো কুয়ারোন

அல்போன்சா குயூரான்

อัลฟอนโซ กวารอน

ალფონსო კუარონი

알폰소 쿠아론

アルフォンソ・キュアロン

阿方索卡隆 墨西哥电影导演、编剧和监制

艾方索柯朗 墨西哥電影導演、編劇和監製

艾方索柯朗 墨西哥電影導演、編劇和監製

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Rudo y CursiTemporada de patos Duck seasonPan's labyrinthHarry Potter