WorldCat Identities

Roldán, Emma

Overview
Works: 35 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 896 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emma Roldán
El compadre Mendoza by Fernando de Fuentes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mendoza, a landowner, tries to maintain friendships with both the leader of the government forces and the general of the Zapatista rebels
Allá en el Rancho Grande ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphaned siblings José Francisco and his sister Eulalia came to Rancho Grande to be watched over by their godmother Ángela. So did the unfortunate Cruz, their late mother's godchild, when she was orphaned as well. They grow up together with Felipe, the patron's son, who becomes José Francisco's best friend. Now Felipe has become the Patron, and has made José Francisco the manager. José Francisco is secretly in love with Cruz, but when Ángela notices that Felipe likes Cruz as well, a series of misunderstandings put their friendship to the test. This signature film marks the beginning of a new and distinctly Mexican genre, the comedia ranchera, which continues to be exploited in Mexican cinema. The classical hacienda (ranch) setting and its folkloric, romanticized nostalgia struck a chord with the Mexican middle class in the 1930s, doing much to establish mariachi as a national musical form
La pasión según Berenice The passion of Berenice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Berenice, una joven viuda traumatizada por el incendio en el que misteriosamente perdió la vida su esposo, se convierte en la cuidadora de su débil madrina, a quien trata un guapo doctor. Berenice se enamora del doctor y se endreda en la pasión e intriga
El miedo no anda en burro ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una viejita ha sido envenenada por sus parientes con el fin de apresurar la herencia que esperan. Sin embargo se llevan la sorpresa de que su víctima le ha dejado todo su dinero a su gatita "miau."
Jesusita en Chihuahua ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Valentín Terrazas gana la Presidencia Municipal en un pueblo de Chihuahua. Cuando resulta herido en un altercado político, es cuidado por Jesusita, una mujer nada femenina que sólo se casará con un hombre 'más hombre' que ella. Aunque Valentín tiene puesto su corazón en Teresa, Jesusita se ha convertido en su confidente. Poco a poco, las desventuras de este triángulo amoroso llegarán a los límites más hilarantes en esta comedia clásica del maravilloso cine mexicana."--Container
La mujer sin alma ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teresa, una hermosa joven de clase media, está decidida a ser una gran dama de la sociedad y para ello usará sus encantos para conquistar hombres ricos, pero jugará con los sentimientos de ellos
Los hermanos muerte Pedro Pármano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pedro Páramo: After his mother's death Juan Preciado travels to the ghost town of Comala where he learns the truth about his father
Una carta de amor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una historia de amor entre un prófugo de la justicia y una dama que nace accidentalmente en un lugar de México. Esta historia evoca a este país que sufre y canta
El ahijado de la muerte ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic story dealing with treason and true love revolving around Pedro, who can't escape his destiny although he tries
El mil amores ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La historia de un joven calavera que quiso ser bueno pero en puros lios se metio!
El rey del tomate ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El rey del tomate trae locas a todas las marchantas del mercado y a una que otra del super
La pasión según Berenice by Jaime Humberto Hermosillo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Berenice, a brooding young widow scarred by the fire that mysteriously took her husband's life, becomes the caretaker of her ailing godmother. There she falls in love with her godmother's handsome doctor and becomes involved in passion and intrigue
Flor de durazno ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a humble rancher's family destroyed by the ambition and lust of the rich
La casa del ogro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un hombre muy avaro castiga cruelmente a sus dos hijas por haber decidio comprar un par de zapatos sin consultarselo. Al darse cuenta de la gravedad del castigo trata de disculparse con ellas, pero ya es demasiado tarde, pues éstas ya han decidido abandonarlo
Tierra brava ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"En Tierra brava, Veracruz, la fábrica tabacalera de don Julio, que se encuentra en medio de un fandango, corre el riesgo de ser embargada por un recién llegado, Isidro, y su secretario Benito, por una hipoteca que es cobrada con carácter urgente. La desesperación cunde en los habitantes de la fábrica, que los lleva a unas peleas internas, un desamor y la frustración de los planes del mismo Benito que ya tenía un ardid para la factoría."--Container
La trilogía de la revolución de Fernando de Fuentes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El prisionero 13 tells the story of a Mexican colonel whose corruption leads him to unwittingly order and then try to prevent the execution of his own son. El compadre Mendoza concerns a landowner who attempts to remain neutral in the revolution but eventually has to take a side. Vámonos con Pancho Villa! is the story of a group of idealistic peasants who join the revolution, but battles and disease reduce their number to just one individual who is ordered to leave the army and go home
La edad de la inocencia ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La India Mária ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La reina del Tropico ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maria Antonieta, an adopted young woman, falls under the seduction of Esteban, a law student from Mexico City. Once he gets his wish, Estaban abandons her. Maria Antonia tries to get Esteban to be a responsible man but he is cold-hearted. In Mexico City, Maria Antonia meets Andres, a kind man who takes care of her and writes songs which makes of her a nightclub dancing star
Los millone$ del Chaflan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An oil company pays two million dollars to rancher Chaflan for his land. He moves to the big city accompanied by his kid's godfather and a haircutter, to live the rich life, but they are taken for a ride by a bunch of liars
 
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Alternative Names
Del Diestro, Emma Roldán de
Diestro, Emma Roldán de del
Roldán de del Diestro, Emma
Languages
Spanish (46)