WorldCat Identities

Pedro Costa, P.C.

Overview
Works: 10 works in 32 publications in 2 languages and 585 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Erotic films  Crime films  Dark comedy films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pedro Costa, P.C.
Juana la Loca = Joan the mad by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan of Castile (1479-1555, daughter of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella) has gone down in history as "Joan the Mad." Sent alone to Brussels, sheltered eighteen-year-old Joan is a willing pawn in her political marriage to a young Hapsburg, Philip Archduke of Austria, known as "the Handsome," consolidating Spain as regional power. Amazingly, Joan falls head-over-heels in love with Philip, who reciprocates initially, but then becomes noticeably indifferent. Barely troubling to conceal his affairs, she suffers sobbing, despairing, jealous rages, becoming more miserable and fixated. Was Joan mad, or did she love Philip with such uncanny relentlessness that he was, in the end, helpless in the face of her passion?
Amantes = Lovers by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finishing military service, Paco sets off to find work in Madrid, leaving behind his girlfriend Trini in his hometown. In Madrid he embarks on an affair with his landlady and becomes embroiled in the low-life of the district, but the virtuous Trini tries to re-enter his life, with tragic results
La buena estrella by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marina, a woman with a glass eye, has the bad luck of being the victim of an assault, witnessed by Rafael, a goodhearted butcher, who rescues her from her attacker. Rafael has physical problems of his own, but the two stay together as a couple. A baby, who cannot be Rafael's (because he lost his testicles in an accident) is born. Rafael looks forward to raising the child as his own if Marina will consent
¡Atraco! by Eduard Cortés( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to cover Juan Peron's expenses while living in exile, the former Argentian dictator's assistants pawn the jewels that belonged to his late wife Evita. When the jewels are stolen from a Spanish store, the robbers are caught, but no one is sure whether the crime was simply a botched robbery, or perhaps something more sinister
Las 13 rosas by Emilio Mártinez-Lázaro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Spain. Drama/War. Depicts the detention, trial and execution of 13 young women by Franco's nationalist forces just after the Spanish Civil War
Pídele cuentas al rey by José Antonio Quirós( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unemployed Spanish miner takes his family to visit the king
Intruso by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luisa, Ángel y Ramiro fueron tres amigos inseparables en sus años jóvenes. Luisa se casó con Ángel para acabar descubriendo que de quien estaba enamorada era de Ramiro. Ángel lo comprendió y decidió dejarles vivir su amor. Un día, casi quince años después de haberle visto por última vez, Luisa se encontró con Ángel. Quedó impresionada: parecía un mendigo y estaba enfermo. El matrimonio no dudó en ser generoso y se llevaron a Ángel a vivir con ellos. Pero Ángel no sentía agradecimiento sino rencor. Ramiro y Luisa sin darse cuenta habían metido a un intruso en su propia casa
La vida de nadie by Eduard Cortés( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emilio works as an economist at the Bank of Spain. He is happily married to Agatha and has a son. He meets a college student, Rosana. She is looking for scholarships as ask Emilio for help. Their relationship grows when she keeps visiting him at work. What nobody knows is that Emilio has been living a lie, and the truth eventually comes out and ruins his life
Una Casa en las afueras by Pedro Costa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, a yuppie whose emotional life leaves something to be desired meets Yolanda a beautiful young woman. She has her daughter and a heap of problems. He seems to offer security, promises of happiness and a mysterious and impressive house in the outskirts of town
El crimen del cine Oriente( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neighborhood movie theater is the setting of a crime of passion
 
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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.36 for Juana la L ... to 0.94 for El crimen ...)

Alternative Names
Costa, P.C.

Pedro Costa, PC

Pedro Costa Producciones Cinematográficas

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