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Quality Films S.A. de C.V.

Overview
Works: 364 works in 435 publications in 1 language and 3,638 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Animated films  Mad scientist films  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Television soap operas  Biographical films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Quality Films S.A. de C.V.
Publications by Quality Films S.A. de C.V.
Most widely held works by Quality Films S.A. de C.V.
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba = No one writes to the Colonel by Gabriel García Márquez( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 270 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
Juro que te amo ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Violeta Madrigal's family was very rich until their copper company was closed due to powerful, wicked Justin Fregoso. Violeta vows on her father's deathbed to get her family out of poverty. After she and her family endure much humiliation by the Fregoso family, Violeta then becomes torn between charming but unscrupulous Max, and Jose Maria, who believes that Violeta is the love of his life. Inexperience and false promises cause Violeta to fall for Max, but Jose Maria will not give up easily
En nombre del amor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 104 libraries worldwide
After her parents' death, Paloma is forced to live with her two spinster aunts, Macarena and Carlota. They guard a secret that could change everything for her and the entire family. Macarena is kind and loving while Carlota seems to enjoy making Paloma`s life miserable. Carlota is responsible for ending Paloma`s relationship with Inaki. Just when she was about to give up on love, Paloma falls for Emiliano which could mean trouble since he is her best friend's boyfriend, and Carlota hates him
Zacatillo : un lugar en tu corazón, a new beginning ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Karla, a famous actress and singer, decides to take a break from show business after her concert in the town of Zacatillo. Karla's manager, Miriam, who has been exploiting her fortune for years, decides to have Karla killed for fear that she will find out about her embezzlement scam. Karla manages to survive the botched murder attempt but everyone thinks she is dead. She assumes a new identity and takes refuge in Zacatillo, where she once found love and may find it again
El estudiante : el corazon no se cansa de aprender ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 79 libraries worldwide
"After retiring to the beautiful Mexican town of Guanajuato, a 70 year old decides to follow his dreams and enroll at the university where he stumbles upon a new generation and they are bound together by the novel Don Quijote de la Mancha"--Internet movie database
Regresa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"When her husband Ernesto throws himself into work and refuses to start a family, Maria begins to think he is having an affair and turns to hypnosis to help her understand her relationship. But when the therapist ends the session, she doesn't come back as herself. Instead, Maria is convinced she is a Basque princess from the 15th century, who is engaged to a prince from that time"--Written by Media 8 Entertainment (from IMBd)
Cabeza de Vaca by Nicolás Echevarria( visu )
4 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Feature film from Mexico. Chronicles the adventures of a Spanish conquistador shipwrecked in 16th Century Mexico
Rojo amanecer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 64 libraries worldwide
In Mexico City, October 2, 1968, is remembered as "La Noche de Tlatelolco" (the Night of Tlatelolco) or "La Noche Triste" (the Sad Night). This film examines the events of that evening through the lens of a typical middle-class Mexican family living in Tlatelolco--a large apartment complex near the Plaza de las Tres Culturas. The government has spent massive amounts of money preparing for the Olympic Games, scheduled to begin in ten days. But a student movement has erupted, and 10,000 university and secondary students have gathered--just outside the family's windows--in the Plaza to demonstrate. This family will witness, and become hopelessly embroiled in, the government massacre of student protesters on that fatal night
Entre Pancho Villa y una mujer desnuda = Between Pancho Villa and a naked woman ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Comedic history of a love replete with passion, aversion, machismo, and infidelity. The lives and amorous encounters of Gina and Adrián are played out against a setting into which the phantasm of Pancho Villa, Adrián's advisor, persistently enters
Tengo ganas de ti ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Hache returns to Madrid and the memory of Babi has accompanied him all this time. He fears the time to reconnect with her. He soon realizes that things have changed and that, little by little, he has to rebuild his life in Spain: make new friends, get a job, start a new phase ... When he meets Gin, a cheerful and beautiful girl, he thinks he can fall in love again. But it is not easy to forget Babi and when, by chance he encounters her, he feels his whole world is reeling ... Is it possible to relive the magic of first love?
Perfume de violetas by Marisa Sistach( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Cuenta la historia verídica de Yessica y Miriam, adolescentes de la ciudad de Mexico que empiezan una amistad profunda en la secundaria pública. Las amigas comparten cuadernos, juegos, gustos, maquillajes y perfumes, hasta que Jorge y El Topi, violentos cómplices, secuestran a Yessica. La indiferencia y el egoísmo de los adultos rompen la amistad de las jovencitas y las orillan a la tragedia
El violín = The violin by Francisco Vargas Quevedo( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 49 libraries worldwide
In an unnamed Latin American country that closely resembles Mexico, the government fights a rural insurgency with torture, assault, rape, and murder. Soldiers descend on a town, cutting off the rebels from their cache of ammunition hidden in a field. A family of grandfather, son, and grandson are among the rebels in the hills. The grandfather, with his violin over his shoulder, tries to pass the checkpoint, ostensibly to tend his corn crop. The commanding officer lets him pass but insists on a daily music lesson. Can the old man ferry out the ammunition in his violin case under the soldiers' nose?
El camino by Javier Fesser( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Elliot, 31, a product of the Washington D.C. foster care system, has spent most of his life moving from place to place. When he is contacted by Matthew, a childhood friend from "the system" dying of cancer, Elliot goes to be by his side. At the funeral, he meets Gray and Lily, two friends of Matthew, both aimless in their present lives. Motivated by their sense of loss, and personal anger, Gray, Lily and Elliot steal Matthew's ashes and take them to Mexico. As the three travelers journey cross-country with Matthew's urn in tow, they are forced to confront their own sense of family, identity and future
Los amantes del Círculo Polar by Julio Medem( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 44 libraries worldwide
" ... una historia de amor apasionada y secreta contada por cada uno de sus protagonistas, Ana y Otto, desde que tienen ocho años, hasta los veinticinco."--Container
Héroes verdaderos : episodio-- independencia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Cinco jóvenes se involucran por azares del destino en la lucha por la independencia y se unen a Miguel Hidalgo y José María Morelos. Participan así, en un movimiento incontenible, donde convergen anhelos, esperanzas y una decisión fundamental: construir una nación independiente y sólida"--Container
Las Aparicio : la película ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Tres generaciones de mujeres que comparten una extraña tradición familiar: todas han quedado viudas en circunstancias extraordinarias y todas dan a luz exclusivamente a niñas. Las Aparicio no vinieron a este mundo a sufrir: son mujeres contemporáneas, urbanas, decididas a tomar las riendas de su vida; la viudez les ha enseñado a no necesitar de los hombres para sobrevivir: ahora los tienen porque quieren y porque pueden
Usando la luz = Using light ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 38 libraries worldwide
This video examines the various uses of light and the role of different types of lenses in light refraction. The way in which eyeglasses, contact lenses, and binoculars manipulate light to allow us to see better is illustrated. -- Visual Learning webpage
El lápiz del carpintero ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"It is the summer of 1936, in the early months of an agonizing civil war that promises to engulf Spain and shake the world. In a prison in the pilgrim city of Santiago de Compostela, an artist sketches the famous Portico da Gloria using a carpenter's pencil. But instead of reproducing the sculptured faces of the prophets and elders, he draws the faces of his fellow Republican prisoners. Many years later in post-Franco Spain, a survivor of that period, Doctor Daniel da Barca, returns from exile to his native Galicia, and the threads of the past begin to be woven together."--Http://www.powells.com
Igor by Tony Leondis( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Determined to prove he can create his own diabolical invention, a mad scientist's nice-guy assistant, Igor, creates a female Franken-monster. But his creation, Eva, is sweet and sings. That is, until she falls into the clutches of Dr. Schadenfreude
Una de dos ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"Constitución y Gloria Gamal, dos gemalas solteronas dedicadas a la costura, reciben una invitación para asistir a una fiesta en un pueblo vecino. Para no confundir a los posibles candidatos matrimoniales, sólo acude una de las hermanas. En la fiesta conoce a un pretendiente llamado Oscar, que empieza a visitarla cada domingo. Estas visitas comienzan a alterar notablemente la relación entre hermanas y la tranquilidad del pueblo. Eventualmente, las Gamal deben de tomar la decisión más importante de sus vidas"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Quality Films (Mexico City, Mexico)
Quality Films SA de CV
Languages
Spanish (39)
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