WorldCat Identities

Isbert, José 1885-1966

Overview
Works: 92 works in 328 publications in 3 languages and 882 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  History  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by José Isbert
Bienvenido Mister Marshall( Visual )

50 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 267 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 by Luis Garca Berlanga( Visual )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amado is a professional executioner about to retire. José Luis, soon to marry his daughter, Carmen, must inherit his father-in-law's unpopular profession in order to keep the house where they are going to live. All goes well until the day the son-in-law faces his first execution. Amadeo assures José Luis that the condemned man will be pardoned at the last minute, so José and his family take a vacation in Mallorca. But the pardon doesn't come
Faustina( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 81 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 by Marco Ferreri( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in Spanish and Italian and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black comedy about an old man who wants a motorized cart so he can ride through town with his disabled friends. When his family refuses to buy it for him, he methodically poisons them one by one, using their tiny legacies to finance his purchase. An engaging study of aging, loneliness, neglect and rebellion
Marco Ferreri collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 33 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 Garca Berlanga( Visual )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 30 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( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 23 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 )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de una familia muy numerosa, compuesta por el matrimonio, quince hijos y el abuelo, cada uno con sus circunstancias, y haciendo malabarismos con el dinero para llegar a fin de mes
Historias de la radio by Jos Luis Saenz de Heredia( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 19 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 )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepote vive con su tío Jacinto, un novillero retirado. Un día reciben una carta con una jugosa oferta profesional. Dispondrán sólo de unas horas para conseguir el dinero del alquiler del traje de luces
El cochecito The little coach( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 9 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
Las ladrones somos gente honrada( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 8 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
Bombas para la paz by Antonio Romn( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos, un ilustre científico, víctima de un ataque al corazón que puede acabar con su vida, comunica a Alfredo, su ayudante, el secreto de su maravilloso descubrimiento
Mi vida artística : memorias de Pepe Ysbert, su teatro, su cine, su época by Jos Isbert( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in Spanish and held by 7 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
Lola la Piconera( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Localizada en Cádiz, en la época de la guerra contra los franceses, Lola la Piconera es una Juana de Arco a la española. La cantaora anima a los compatriotas a luchar contra el invasor y deja su vida en ello con tal de conseguirlo
Bienvenido Mister Marshall-- 50 años después by Seminario "Bienvenido Mister Marshall-- 50 Años después"( Book )

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

Los dinamiteros by Juan G Atienza( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La petite voiture by Marco Ferreri( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Anselmo est un octogénaire en pleine forme. Il vit chez ses enfants et a pour seul ami Don Lucas, un invalide qui possède une petite voiture dhandicapé motorisée. Don Anselmo décide quil aura lui aussi le même genre de voiture. Coûte que coûte. Même sil doit tuer pour cela Sec et grinçant, proche du surréalisme, avec, en toile de fond, une critique de la société franquiste
Mi vida artística : memorias. Su teatro, su cine, su época by Jos Isbert( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Alvarruiz, Jos Isbert 1885-1966

Alvarruiz, Jos Ysbert 1886-1966

Isbert Alvarruiz, Jos 1885-1966

Isbert, Jos 1886-1966

Isbert, Pepe

Isbert, Pepe 1885-1966

JOSE ISBERT

Jos Isbert acteur

Jos Isbert spanischer Schauspieler

Jos Isbert Spanish actor

Jos Isbert spansk skdespelare

Jos Isbert spansk skodespelar

Jos Isbert spansk skuespiller

Ysbert Alvarruiz, Jos 1886-1966

Ysbert, Jos

Ysbert, Jos 1886-1966

Ysbert, Pepe 1886-1966

Languages
Spanish (224)

Italian (2)

English (1)