WorldCat Identities

Colon, Miriam

Works: 66 works in 108 publications in 3 languages and 6,188 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Western films  Film remakes  Crime films  Romance films  Film noir  Drama  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Miriam Colon
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Most widely held works by Miriam Colon
All the pretty horses by Cormac McCarthy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,359 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
Scarface by Brian De Palma( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 638 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 )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 216 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
The House of the spirits by Bille August( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hauntingly romantic epic tale spanning three generations of the Trueba family. At its core is the stormy, yet passionate relationship between the supernaturally gifted Clara and her controlling husband Esteban, who resists change both politically and personally
Oedipo alcalde = Oedipus mayor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edipo es enviado a un pueblo de la cordillera colombiana. Se le ha encomendado iniciar diálogos de paz entre los participantes del conflicto armado de ese país. Layo, cacique del pueblo, es secuestrado y muere en una balacera en el proceso de investigación. Edipo conoce a Yocasta, esposa de Layo, se enamora de ella, y convirtiéndose en "hijo y esposo de la mujer que lo pario, y a la vez padre y hermano del hijo que tendrá con ella", se cumple su destino
The Puerto Ricans : our American story( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 61 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
Starstruck( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 33 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
Life of sin( Visual )

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

Los peloteros( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 7 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 their baseball uniforms. This story stresses the importance of honest leaders and a cooperative spirit to reach goals
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Rio, betrayed by his best friend, returns to seek vengence after serving five years in a Mexican prison
The Blue Diner La Fonda azul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.13 for All the pr ... to 1.00 for Hatch-Bill ...)

All the pretty horses
Alternative Names
Colón, Myriam