WorldCat Identities

Moreno, Rita

Works: 410 works in 1,194 publications in 6 languages and 35,423 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Biography  Animated films  Romance films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Host, Singer, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rita Moreno
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

206 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 6,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

67 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I by Darryl Francis Zanuck( Visual )

102 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[B]ased on the true story of Anna Leonowens, an English widow who comes to Bangkok in the 1860s to serve as governess to the many children of the King of Siam ... [T]he King is a magnetic and unforgettable figure. When Anna and the King get to know each other, it is mutual respect -- and the surprising lessons they learn from each other -- that leads to one of the most unusual and spellbinding friendships in musical history."--Container
Rio 2 by Anne Hathaway( Visual )

15 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blu ..., Jewel ... and their three kids take a walk on the wild side and embark on a colorful, comical, music-filled journey through the Amazon"--Container
My beloved world by Sonia Sotomayor( Recording )

14 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor has become an instant American icon. Now, with a candor and intimacy never undertaken by a sitting Justice, she recounts her life from a Bronx housing project to the federal bench, a journey that offers an inspiring testament to her own extraordinary determination and the power of believing in oneself
The life and times of Frida Kahlo( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frida Kahlo transformed her life by painting herself and by making her own life a work of art. One critic identifies Kahlo as a definitive example of Mexico's mixteca, or mixed-race, majority, equal parts Spanish and indigenous. Frida's inward-looking obsession with her physical infirmities, abetted by the emotional roller coaster of her faithless marriage, led her to her artistic voice--painting images of her pain. Combining photos, archival films and interviews, the films grasps the complete story of Kahlo's life in all its dimensions, a mix of artistic discovery, physical challenge, and political activism, with Kahlo's artwork making a strong case for her lasting artistic importance
Scooby-Doo! and the monster of Mexico by Douglas Wood( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy, and Scooby-Doo go to Mexico to visit Fred's computer pen pal and to celebrate the Day of the Dead festivities, which become less festive when a towering, glowering Chupacabra monster turns up to terrify both tourists and locals. The young snoops smell a conspiracy, and as they chase down clues their search for the truth leads them into sundry Mexican antiquities - ancient tombs and temples - where danger increases exponentially
Oz( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison, or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over public retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully"--Box set
Casa de los babys by John Sayles( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six women -- dreamy Eileen, abrasive Nan, athletic Skipper, brusque Leslie, vivacious Jennifer and patient Gayle -- are staying at a hotel in South America, run by Señora Muñoz. Fed up with the long delays of the adoption system in the United States, they are passing the days waiting to adopt local children to bring home with them
Oz by Dean Winters( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the bloodbath that ended the prison riot, life is returning to far from normal for those who survive in the experimental unit of OZ. The warden struggles to do the right thing for his prisoners, facing adversity at every turn. Safety at OZ is not an option
Carnal knowledge by Mike Nichols( Visual )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the sexual triumphs and disasters of two American men as it traces their lives from college days to middle age
Oz( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old scores are settled, new alliances are forged and tempers flare as hot as ever in the third season
Oz by Dean Winters( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Oswald State Correctional Facility, Level Four, the wish list inside Emerald City keeps growing. In Oz, be careful what you wish for ... you might just get it. *For mature audiences: includes adult language, violence, nudity and sexual content.*
Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego? : the complete series( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world famous thief, Carmen Sandiego, plays an intricate game of cat and mouse with teen ACME detectives, Zack and Ivy. Based on the award-winning line of educational computer games, the energizing series is rich in both excitement and education as Carmen Sandiego attempts to steal the most valuable objects in the world. It's up to the detectives and the audience to figure out where in the world she is. Includes all 40 episodes of the complete animated series
Piñero( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical look at a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Piñero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a precursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing time in Sing-Sing Prison for petty thefts and drug dealing, Piñero adapted his prison experiences into the 1974 Tony-nominated play Short eyes
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
Oz by Dean Winters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prison renovations following the fire are complete: the walls are cleaner, the cafeteria is bigger, and everything seems fresher ... from the outside that is. Inside the hearts and minds of the prisoners, Oz is just as dark and raw as it ever was
The four seasons by Antonio Vivaldi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three very close-knit upper middle-class couples periodically take vacations together. These gatherings turn into a bittersweet exploration of not only their friendship, but divorce and its consequences, after one of the men leaves his wife for a much younger woman
Summer and smoke by Peter Glenville( Visual )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From childhood, Alma has loved John Buchanan. Repressed by the pressure of a minister father and a mother who has never recovered from a nervous breakdown, she keeps these feelings bottled up. Her life becomes unbearable when John returns from medical school and takes up with the sultry Rosa, the daughter of the casino owner who is as open and willing as Alma is shy and repressed
Pioneers of television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each episode melds interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on televisions founding celebrities. Season two profiles science fiction, crime dramas, kids' shows, and westerns. The Science fiction episode features clips from The twilight zone, Lost in space, Star trek, The lieutenant and Time tunnel. The Western episode features clips from Gunsmoke, Bonanza, The rifleman, The big valley, Daniel Boone, The wild wild west, Maverick, Support your local sheriff, Lady of burlesque, and High chaparral. The Crime dramas episode features clips from Columbo, Dragnet, Freedom highway, Hawaii five-o, I spy, Mannix, Mission impossible, Police woman, Rockford files, Sunset range, Unsolved and Untouchables. The Local kids' TV episode features clips from Wallace and Ladmo show, Bozo's circus, Garfield Goose and friends, Fat Albert and the Cosby kids, Muppet commercials, Sam and friends, Time for Beany, Chuck McCann show, Children's corner, Mr. Rogers' neighborhood, Whizzo the clown, Axel and his dog, Terry tell time, Porky Pig, Romper room and Sesame Street
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
West Side Story
Alternative Names
Alvario, Rosa Dolores.

Alvario, Rosa Dolores 1931-

Alverío, Rosa Dolores 1931-

Alverio, Rosita Dolores.

Alverío, Rosita Dolores 1931-

Moreno, Rosita 1931-

Rita Moreno actrice américaine

Rita Moreno actriz estadounidense

Rita Moreno aktorka portorykańska

Rita Moreno Amerikaans actrice

Rita Moreno attrice portoricana

Rita Moreno pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Rita Moreno US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Ρίτα Μορένο

Рита Морено

Рыта Марэна

Ріта Морено

ריטה מורנו

ריטה מורנו שחקנית אמריקאית

ریتا مورنو

ریٹا مورینو

รีตา มอเรโน

ริตา โมรีโน

리타 모레노



Singin' in the RainThe life and times of Frida KahloThe four seasons