WorldCat Identities

Torres Ríos, Leopoldo 1899-1960

Overview
Works: 23 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 78 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Motion pictures  Milongas (Music)  Popular music  Comedy films  Songs  Tangos (Music) 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leopoldo Torres Ríos
 
Most widely held works by Leopoldo Torres Ríos
Pelota de trapo by Leopoldo Torres Ríos( Visual )

5 editions published in 1948 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the career of a top soccer player Eduardo Díaz from his rough childhood years through his first moment of triumph. Poor adolescent Argentinean children spend their vacation time playing soccer with a cloth soccer ball until it bursts one day. They soon formulate a plan to buy a real soccer ball. One of these children is Eduardo, destined to be a great soccer player
El hijo del crack by Leopoldo Torre Nilsson( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about soccer, sequel to Pelota de trapo
El crimen de Oribe( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film, based on the novel "Perjury of the Snow" by Adolfo Bioy Casares, tells the story of a Dane, Mr. Vermehren (Raul de Lange), who lives in a Patagonian [mansion] enclosed with [his] four daughters and every day who celebrates Christmas Eve repeating endlessly the same actions as if it were a theatrical performance"--Leopoldotorrenilsson.blogspot.com
La piel de zapa( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruined man on the verge of committing suicide gains possession of a magic talisman made of hide that gives him all he desires. But with each desire fulfilled the hide shrinks and so does his life span
La vuelta al nido( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman feels neglected by her husband and sends an anonymous message to her husband suggesting that she has been unfaithful. She successfully arouses her husband's jealousy and he begins to pay more attention to her
Adios Buenos Aires : tango by Rodolfo Sciammarella( )

1 edition published in 1938 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El hombre del sábado( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A working class man named Antonio Pérez is in love with an actress named Nora. After a series of love letters, he finally gets the opportunity to meet her. He buys a lottery ticket and ends up winning a lot of money. Along with this new fortune, he acquires new acquaintances and finds himself on unexpected adventures, all in the hope of winning Nora's heart
La muchacha( Recording )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El comisario de Tranco Largo( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A strike by workers leads to acts of violence and the death of People's Commissar
Con mi perro : milonga( )

1 edition published in 1946 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El regreso by Tennessee (Musical group)( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In order to maintain the memory of a woman, a man makes a pact with the devil to return to Earth from hell to to see her
Adios Buenos Aires( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Three friends find success when they turn a rejected song into a hit
Santos Vega vuelve( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A young man has to defeat the devil in order to avenge the memory of his uncle, the legendary hero Santos Vega
Pelota de trapo( )

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

Lo que le paso a Reynoso( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Las historias de amor y de duelos con armas, de un hombre de campo, equivalente al cowboy de USA
La tía de Carlos by Luis María Delgado( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A comedy farce involving two Oxford college students who are in need of a chaperone during their girlfriends' visit. The two persuade a third student to dress as a woman and play the part of a chaperone
La estancia de Gaucho Cruz( Visual )

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

A baby is left at a rancho. Hilario Cruz, the patrón, and his gauchos must take care of it while they try to discover who the mother might be
El juego del amor y del azar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In order to get to know her future husband (arranged by her father), a young woman trades place with a servant in his household
Romance sin palabras( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demasiado jovenes( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Leopoldo Torres Ríos Argentijns filmregisseur (1899-1960)

Leopoldo Torres Ríos Argentine film director

Leopoldo Torres Ríos argentinischer Drehbuchautor, Komponist und Filmregisseur

Leopoldo Torres Ríos director de cinema argentí

Leopoldo Torres Ríos réalisateur argentin

Leopoldo Torres Ríos regjisor argjentinas

Leopoldo Torres Ríos stiúrthóir scannán Airgintíneach

Ríos, Leopoldo Torres 1899-1960

ليوبولدو توريس ريوس مخرج أفلام أرجنتيني

ലിയോപോൾഡോ ടൊറസ് റിയോസ്

Languages
Spanish (34)