WorldCat Identities

Colon, Miriam

Overview
Works: 72 works in 139 publications in 4 languages and 6,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Western films  Melodrama  Coming-of-age films  Sports films  Crime films  Film remakes 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All the pretty horses by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Grady Cole (Damon) and his best friend Lacey Rawlins (Thomas) leave Texas, head south of the border in search of adventure, and find work as horse wranglers. But when Cole embarks on an illicit and passionate affair with the beautiful daughter (Cruz) of the wealthy ranch owner who is his employer, events are set in motion which forever change the lives of all involved
Lone star by John Sayles( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unsolved murder in a Texas border town uncovers a tale of corruption, intrigue, and forbidden love
Bless Me, Ultima( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Mexico in the time of WWII, a young man goes to an aged medicine woman and forms a relationship which helps him challenge the fight amid the good and the evil that storms through his village
Goal! : the dream begins by Kan nong( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santiago Munez, an immigrant from Los Angeles, is given the chance to go to England to pursue his dream of becoming a professional soccer player. This underdog must prove he has the talent, passion, and determination to triumph against all odds
Scarface by Brian De Palma( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[T]he rags-to-riches story of Cuban immigrant Tony 'Scarface' Montana, who finds wealth, power, and passion beyond his wildest dreams--at a price he never imagined"--Container
Almost a woman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At age thirteen, Esmeralda, is the oldest child of six. She shoulders the responsibility of learning English as her mother's interpreter and guide through the challenges of their new life in America. Mami is the passionate and beautiful mother who moves the family to the U.S. seeking medical care for her son's chronically infected foot. Tata, Esmeralda's stoical grandmother, is the matriarch of the American ranch of the family
One-eyed Jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rio, a bank robber, is bent on revenge against his one-time partner in crime
The House of the spirits by Bille August( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esteban works hard and eventually gets enough money to buy a hacienda and become a local patriarch. He becomes very conservative and is feared by his workers
Oedipo alcalde = Oedipus mayor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local mayor is sent to a small town in the Andes to negotiate peace amongst guerrilla revolutionaries, paramilitary groups, peasants, and the Colombian army. While there he begins a torrid romance with the widow of a war lord, with tragic consequences
The blue diner( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a Puerto Rican mother and daughter living together in Boston and the difficulties they face when the daughter, Elena, mysteriously loses her ability to speak Spanish, her first language"--Container
The cry = La llorona by Isamu Noguchi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chiller tells the tale of an ancient evil spirit called La Llorona, who takes possession of a New York woman and commences a rampage of evil against the city's inhabitants
The Puerto Ricans : our American story( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puerto Ricans share their personal stories in an exploration of their culture in the United States. Showcases their customs, traditions, dances, music, and achievements
The meanest men in the West( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two half-brothers run from the law and each other collide head-on when psychotic badman Marvin attempts to settle a lifelong score with his equally infamous and equally deadly brother. Originally two episodes of the television program, The Virginian, edited together with stock footage to make this made-for- tv movie
Starstruck( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the importance of following personal goals, ambitions, and objectives through the story about a sixteen-year-old girl who faces the difficult choice of pursuing her dreams to become a singer, or following her mother's practical example and working as a bookkeeper
The Lonesome Dove collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streets of Laredo: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it is a long ride to south Texas and the Mexican side of the border, where the past, in the form of Maria Garza, Joey's mother, haunts Call
They call it murder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a body is found floating in his swimming pool, wheelchair-bound Frank Antrim calls in the Sheriff. Two bullets, fired by two different guns, are lodged in the victim's heart. But which killed him, and who pulled the trigger? And why is an insurance company refusing to settle on the year-old death of Frank's son, Brian?
Los peloteros( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film presents a group of poor boys' experiences when they get involved in various activities with a sport leader to raise funds for theirs baseball uniforms. This story stresses the importance of honest leaders and a cooperative spirit to reach goals
Life of sin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back roads( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hooker with a heart of gold winds up on the road to California with a crooked former prizefighter with maybe one good fight left in him. Sharing a turbulent relationship, the pair heads west from the Deep South -- each banking on the new beginnings that beckon and the dreams that may come true once they reach the Golden State
Visiones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures contemporary Latino artists in the United States reinventing rich traditions and creating new art forms that challenge, provoke and entertain
 
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Lone star
Alternative Names
Colón, Míriam 1936-2017

Colón, Myriam

Colón Valle, Miriam

Colón Valle, Míriam 1936-2017

Míriam Colón actrice américaine

Miriam Colón Actritz

Miriam Colón Actriu

Míriam Colón Actriz

Miriam Colon Puerto-Ricaans actrice

Míriam Colón Puerto Rico-i színésznő

Míriam Colón US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

ميريام كولون

میریام کولون بازیگر آمریکایی

ミリアム・コロン

米瑞雅姆·科隆

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Lone starGoal! : the dream beginsScarfaceThe cry = La lloronaBack roadsVisiones