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Paredes, Marisa 1946-

Overview
Works: 210 works in 883 publications in 5 languages and 11,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Marisa Paredes
Publications by Marisa Paredes
Most widely held works about Marisa Paredes
 
Most widely held works by Marisa Paredes
Todo sobre mi madre All about my mother by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
102 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,175 libraries worldwide
Manuela is the perfect mother. A hard-working nurse, she's built a comfortable life for herself and her teenage son. But when tragedy strikes and her son is killed in a car accident, her world crumbles
Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( visu )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II
La vita è bella Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni( visu )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
During World War II an Italian Jewish man uses his vivid imagination to convince his son they're playing a game at a concentration camp in order to keep his son's spirits up
El Espinazo del Diablo The Devil's backbone by Guillermo del Toro( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and French and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
"Twelve-year-old Carlos is the latest arrival to Santa Lucia School, an imposing stone building that shelters the orphans of the Republican militia and politicians during the last days of the Spanish Civil War. Carlos gradually uncovers the dark ties that bind the inhabitants of the school: hidden riches, sexual intrigue and the restless ghost of a murdered student"--Container
La piel que habito by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 856 libraries worldwide
Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an associate and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his best and most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
La flor de mi secreto The flower of my secret ( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 540 libraries worldwide
"Leo writes romance novels - but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths cross, they discover something neither had expected - a real-life love affair"--Container
Entre tinieblas Dark habits by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Yolanda, a nightclub singer who goes on the "lam" after her lover dies of a drug overdose, takes refuge in the Convent of the Humble Redeemers. The nuns have their own problems with the church, with the law and with their benefactor
El flor de mi secreto The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
36 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Leo writes romance novels, but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths happen to cross, they discover something neither had expected, a real-life love affair
High heels Tacones lejanos ( visu )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
The husband of a TV anchorwoman, ex-lover of her long-estranged singer-actress mother, is mysteriously killed, and both mother and daughter come under suspicion in a frenzied investigation filled with romantic mix-ups and mistaken identities
Profundo carmesí Deep crimson ( visu )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the Lonely Hearts Murders, Nicolas and Coral roam the back roads of Mexico looking for lonely women who Nicolas seduces and the insanely jealous Coral then murders
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba No one writes to the Colonel ( visu )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 208 libraries worldwide
An old colonel goes each Friday to the post office to see if his long-awaited pension has come through. He knows it will not; so does his wife who is still grieving over the death of their son the year before. The colonel has a mission: to elevate the grim routine of poverty and failure to a high mass of defiance. He does that by showing that a heart that has been broken still beats with vengeance
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Alles über meine Mutter ( visu )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Nach dem Tod ihres Sohnes geht Manuela nach Barcelona, um seinen letzten Wunsch zu erfüllen: seinen Vater, der jetzt Lola heisst, zu finden. Sie trifft den Transsexuellen Agrado, mit dem sie früher auf den Strich gegangen ist, die junge Nonne Rosa, die in Lola verliebt ist, sowie die Schauspielerin Huma Rojo mit ihrer heroinsüchtigen Geliebten. (Quelle: cede.ch)
Queens ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Hilarious high jinx and mayhem unfold as the mothers of six men, about to partake in Spain's first ever en masse gay wedding, learn to deal with their own prejuidices, history, and desires
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba by Arturo Ripstein( visu )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
"The Colonel waits. They promised him a pension, which for years has remained a promise unfulfilled. Friday after Friday, solemn and dressed in his finest suit, the Colonel waits by the dock in anticipation of the letter announcing the arrival of his pension. Everyone in the small town knows that he waits in vain. He knows it too. Every Friday, his wife watches him at the mirror dressing and preparing to pick up the letter that for years has eluded him. But the Colonel, eyes closed to the all too evident truth, stands by his dreams, for if not, what else remains for him? There is hunger in the Colonel's house. His wife is a sack of bones consumed by asthma, and the Colonel lives ashamed of his poverty with the shame befitting a decent man. As his needs become more prevalent ... no one writes to the Colonel."--Container
Four last songs ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Larry is a chronically unsatisfied ex-pat residing on a remote island village in the Mediterranean. With his kooky entourage in tow, Larry must learn to balance all the harmonies of his life and deliver his own masterpiece
Profundo carmesí Deep crimson ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The story of Nicolas and Coral, a couple who roam the back roads of Mexico looking for lonely women who Nicholas seduces and the insanely Coral then murders
Trois vies et une seule mort by Raúl Ruiz( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Presents the four lives of a man with multiple personalities
Tras el cristal In a glass cage ( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Klaus is an ex-Nazi, a doctor whose war-time post in a concentration camp enabled him to commit the most appalling sex crimes against boys. After the war, living incognito in Spain, he again gives in to his depraved desires, until shame and despair drive him to an unsuccessful suicide attempt. Now confined to his room and kept alive on an iron lung, he is ministered to by his resentful wife, Griselda, and her daughter, Rena
Tacones lejanos Talons aiguilles by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 79 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Becky Del Paramo, chanteuse célèbre, retrouve sa fille Rebeca après 15 ans d'absence. Cette dernière, présentatrice à la télévision, s'accuse en direct du meurtre de son mari. Un juge étrange arbitre ces mortelles retrouvailles."
 
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Alternative Names
Bartolomé, María Luisa Paredes.
Bartolomé, Marisa Luisa Paredes 1946-
MARISA PAREDES
Paredes Bartolomé, María Luisa.
Paredes Bartolomé, María Luisa 1946-
Paredes Bartolomé, Marisa Luisa 1946-
Paredes, Marisa
Languages
Spanish (291)
German (37)
Italian (29)
French (12)
English (12)
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