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Frausto, Antonio R. 1897-1954

Overview
Works: 29 works in 75 publications in 3 languages and 1,100 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  War films  Musical films  Fiction  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Antonio R Frausto
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! = Let's go with Pancho Villa!( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villaś army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution
El compadre Mendoza by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 274 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
Angelitos negros( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana Luisa and Jose Carlos, both white, give birth to a black child. Ana rejects the little girl, who ends up suffering the injustice of racism, but Ana Luisa doesn't know that her own maid, who is also black, hides a secret that will change her life
Así es mi tierra( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends are entangled in the intrigue of a revolutionary general
Let's go with Pancho Villa Vamonos con Pancho Villa! by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who laeve their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution. Part of Fernando de Fuentes's 'Revolutionary Trilogy', this sweeping epic reveals the director's vusual affinity to the cinema of John Ford and confirms his importance in the history of Latin American film."--Container
The revolution trilogy 3 films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of dramas set during the Mexican Revolution. The 1st film tells the story of a son who pays for his father's faults and a desperate mother who tries to save her son. The 2nd examines the corrupted ideals of the Revolution by way of an opportunistic landowner who must choose between remaining loyal to a general in Zapata's army--and facing financial ruin--or saving his own skin. The 3rd follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army, enduring hardship, loss, and disillusionment over the Revolution in the process
No basta ser charro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican rancher's life is turned upside down when he finds that he is the spitting image of a popular singer. He finds the upswing in female attention isn't such a great thing and his life is turned upside down. The story is based on a famous song
Cuatro noches contigo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opposites attract romance story. Two very different people fall in love. When one says black, the other says white. How can this type of relationship work?
La trilogía de la revolución de Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 13 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
El tesoro de Pancho Villa( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many stories have been told about Pancho Villa, nicknamed "Centaur of the North." In this case his one true treasure will be revealed: his triumphs, his women, or his firm desire to help the people
La oveja negra by Pedro Infante( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruz es padre de Silvano, tratándolo como un niño por lo cual siempre hay pleitos entre los dos. Una exnovia de Silvano, Bilbiana, quiere reanudar la relación con él y para presionarlo se hace novia de Cruz, quien causa un gran dolor a su esposa, la cual enferma. Silvano rompe su compromiso con su novia Marielba para que Bilbiana deje de molestar a su padre y éste a su vez vuelva con su madre. A la muerte de la madre de Silvano ésta hace que tanto padre e hijo se amisten
Cada loco con su tema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexican comedy with strong Roman and Napoleonic references in which a small misunderstanding leads to a long chain of comic misunderstandings
México de mis recuerdos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tras escuchar el vals 'Carmelita', dedicado a su esposa, el presdiente Díaz encarga a Don Susanito que busque al compositor Chucho Flores para regalarle un piano. Don Susanito encuentra a Chucho, un bohemio que vive borracho y rodeado de poetas y artistas. Don Susanito es nombrado mecenas de los artistas y protector de jóvenes aspirantes a estrellas del escenario, lo cual lo conduce a una serie de aventuras en medio de canciones, bailes y amores."--Container
La tía de las muchachas( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa by Federico Gamboa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa (Tovar) is a beautiful and very humble young girl living in Chimalistac, a small and quiet spot south of Mexico City. After Santa is cheated by arrogant soldier Marcelino (Reed), she's rejected by her family and friends and expelled from Chimalistac. Santa finds shelter in a whorehouse and becomes a cynical and bitter woman, mistreated by bullfighter Jarameño (Casado) and silently loved by blind pianist Hipolito (Orellana)
Ay, Palillo, no te rajes!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Palillo becomes involved in a small-town political campaign between Huesca, the puppet candidate of don Timoteo, and the honest Atenógenes. He also helps Nicolás win the hand of Tinoteo's niecw María Luisa, but fails in his own attempt to win the love of Rosita."."--David E. Wilt, The Mexican filmography, 1916 through 2001 (2004), p. 111
Sobre las olas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basada en la vida de Juventino Rosas, músico y compositor, se enamora pero no puede casarse con la mujer que ama sino por un equívoco se casa con Lolita su gran amiga que lo ha amado siempre. Rosas hace trampa con el vals que compuso Sobre las Olas y es descubierto, por lo cual viaja a La Habana en donde Rosas muere tiempo después y sus cenizas son retornadas a México."--Envase
Vamonos con Pancho Villa (1936) by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Adventures of a Group of idealistic young men who join the forces of Pancho Villa
Cancion del alma( Visual )

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

"Durante la revolución mexicana, nace la historia de José Luis (Rafael Falcón), un joven coronel en el ejército, que se enamora de esperanza (Vilma Vidal). José Luis tiene que ir a los estado del norte del país de México, para pelear contra los rebeldes, dirigidos por Salgado (Antonio Frausto), su rival en el amor y en la guerra. En una misión peligrosa José Luis sufre un golpe y le causa perder su memoria y a Esperanza se la llevan presa por órdenes de Salgado. Esperanza logra escaparse y se da cuenta que está embarazada por José."--Envase
El Tigre de Yautepec( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Melodramatic adventure story set in Morelos, Mexico, 1846, about bandits, kidnappings, reappearance after many years. Includes some singing and a love story. From black and white film spliced together in several segments
 
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Alternative Names
Fausto, Antonio R. 1897-1954

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