WorldCat Identities

Isbert, José 1885-1966

Overview
Works: 101 works in 415 publications in 4 languages and 1,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dark comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biography  Records and correspondence  Documentary-style films  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by José Isbert
Bienvenido Mister Marshall by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

58 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of tiny Villar del Rio hear that they have been selected for aid under the Marshall Plan. The promise of great wealth transforms the village overnight
El verdugo = Executioner( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A macabre farce about an undertaker who marries an executioner's daughter and reluctantly takes over her father's job so the family can keep their government allotted apartment
El verdugo by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

54 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man reluctantly accepts the post of executioner, having married the daughter of the present one, to get salary and house, but has to be dragged to carry out the hanging
Faustina( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una mujer fascinadora, decidida a conquistar por todos los medios el amor, el poder y la fama. Y un Diablo autentico, que pretende por todos los medios de evitarlo. Porque tambien los diablillos tienen su corazoncito enamorado. Con esto una pugna de habilidades estrategemas y trucos infernales. Y el resultado que ya se estan figurando ustedes, porque cuando una mujer quiere salirse con la suya no hay poderes del infierno que valgan"--Container
El cochecito = The little coach by Marco Ferreri( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy about an old man who wants a motorized bicycle so he can ride through town with his crippled friends. When his family refuses to buy him a bike as well he methodically poisons his family members one by one, using their tiny legacies to finance his purchase. Strange but true: the audience's sympathy is with the elder gent in this study of aging, loneliness, neglect and rebellion
Marco Ferreri collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Tales of ordinary madness, 1981) Charles Serking, a hard-drinking poet living in the dark-alley of the world, is surrounded by desperate and depraved characters such as his ex-wife and Cass, the prostitute he loves. Cass inspires him to write and soon he must choose between her and his "art."
Los jueves, milagro by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the village of Fuentecilla, there is a medicinal spa which was very popular in the past but that now has been forgotten by the public. In order to bring back the tourists, the "prominent men" of the village organize a fake miracle: the apparition of San Dimas, the local patron saint, which will take place every Thursday night. At first it works, but trouble begins when a stranger appears, claiming that he knows what's going on and making peculiar demands in exchange for his silence"--Internet Movie Database
Calabuch by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired atomic scientist settles in a peaceful Spanish village. But he can't remain sedentary for long, and soon he's off and about developing a new kind of rocket. So much for his retirement, and so much for the peace and quiet in his village, which is soon overrun with reporters and spies
La gran familia( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The challenges of daily life in a very large, multi-generational Spanish family
Historias de la radio by José Luis Saenz de Heredia( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tres pequeñas historias basadas en concursos radiofónicos, todas ellas enlazadas a través del locutor Gabriel y su prometida. Dos inventores que quieren patentar un pistón y necesitan dinero, un ladrón que contesta a una llamada telefónica mientras está robando y un niño que necesita ir a Suecia para operarse son los protagonistas de estas historias en torno a la radio
Mi tío Jacinto by Ladislao Vajda( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un pobre infeliz, antiguo aspirante a torero, vive en una chabola con la única compañía de un niño al que recogiera y trata como si fuese su hijo. Ambos sobreviven con la compra-venta y pequeños trapicheos propios de de los pícaros. Un día Jacinto recibe una carta donde se le notifica que ha sido escogido para participar en una becerrada nocturna en la Plaza de las Ventas. El "tío Jacinto" se dispone a prepararse como merece la ocasión, ensayando y buscando el modo de conseguir el dinero preciso para alquilar el traje de luces imprescindible para su participación
The executioner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A macabre farce about an undertaker who marries an executioner's daughter and reluctantly takes over her father's job so the family can keep their government allotted apartment
Bienvenido Mister Marshall( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of tiny Villar del Rio hear that they have been selected for aid under the Marshall Plan. The promise of great wealth transforms the village overnight
Bombas para la paz by Antonio Román( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El profesor Don Carlos es un científico que, tras mucho investigar, descubre un compuesto químico que, en forma de bomba, es capaz de volver a las personas en seres pacíficos. Justo antes de su muerte, Don Carlos revela a su amigo y colaborador Alfredo parte de su secreto descubrimiento
Los dinamiteros by Juan G Atienza( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Benito, Doña Pura y Don Augusto son beneficiarios de una caja de pensiones para la vejez con una situación económica más bien precaria. A principios de cada mes coinciden en las colas que se forman en las taquillas de la mutualidad, ocasión que aprovechan para hablar de la vida pasada y de los achaques recientes. Es allí donde un día se enteran de que Don Felipe, otro compañero, se encuentra muy enfermo, solo y sin dinero para un entierro decente. Entonces tratan de conseguir un préstamo de la mutualidad, y al no conseguirlo, se deciden por una opción más drástica: el asalto a la caja
Mi vida artística : memorias de Pepe Ysbert, su teatro, su cine, su época by José Isbert( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Villa Alegre( Visual )

6 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepe y su compañero, dos camioneros, llegan a un pueblecito de Andalucía, llamado Villa Alegre, donde todo son disputas acerca de la construcción de una carretera, entre partidarios y detractores
Las ladrones somos gente honrada( Visual )

7 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castelar, "El Tío del Gabán" and "El Pelirrojo" are three small time pickpockets who reuinte to plan a jewelry store robbery
Tarde de toros( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part documentary, part fiction--the story of three matadors unfolds in Madrid's "Las Ventas" bullring
Bienvenido Mister Marshall ... 50 años después by Luis Emilio Calvo-Sotelo( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alvarruiz, José Isbert 1885-1966

Alvarruiz, José Ysbert 1886-1966

Isbert Alvarruiz, José 1885-1966

Isbert, José 1886-1966

Isbert, Pepe

Isbert, Pepe 1885-1966

JOSE ISBERT

José Isbert acteur

José Isbert actor español

José Isbert actor espanyol

José Isbert actor spaniol

José Isbert aktor spanjoll

José Isbert Hispaania näitleja

José Isbert Spaans acteur (1886-1966)

José Isbert spanischer Schauspieler

José Isbert Spanish actor

José Isbert spansk skådespelare

José Isbert spansk skodespelar

José Isbert spansk skuespiller

Ysbert Alvarruiz, José 1886-1966

Ysbert, José

Ysbert, José 1886-1966

Ysbert, Pepe 1886-1966

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