WorldCat Identities

Cantinflas 1911-1993

Overview
Works: 294 works in 1,223 publications in 3 languages and 9,141 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Scenarist, Singer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Cantinflas Publications about Cantinflas
Publications by Cantinflas Publications by Cantinflas
posthumous Publications by Cantinflas, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Cantinflas
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber
El padrecito by Cantinflas ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El padre Sebastán (Cantinflas) es nombrado como el nuevo ayudante del párroco de un pueblo pequeño. A pesar de que al principio no es muy bien recibido por la gente, poco a poco se va ganando sus corazones
El analfabeto ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas stars as an illiterate young man who receives a letter saying that he has been left a large sum of money from an uncle who has just passed away--but he will have to learn to read before he is able to understand the letter
Su excelencia ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lopitos es diplomático de la pequeña república de Los Cocos y representa a su país en la embajada de Pepeslavia. De pronto, las potencias mundiales se alinean en dos bandos: los colorados (socialistas) y los verdes (capitalistas) y la paz del mundo se decidirá con el voto de Los Cocos
El bolero de Raquel ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas is working as a shoeshine man in Chapultepec Park. When his godson's father is killed in a construction accident, he tries to be a father to the boy. After many adventures, he winds up as a lifeguard at a luxury hotel
Ahí está el detalle! ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hilarious situations develop when Cantinflas must impersonate the brother of his girlfriend in order for her to claim an inheritance, complicated when the brother's girlfriend shows up with eight children she claims are his
Aguila o sol ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuevamente "Cantinflas" reaparece en esta película involucrado en problema de faldas de la que difícilmente puede resolverlos
Así es mi tierra ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends are entangled in the intrigue of a revolutionary general
El signo de la muerte ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas finds himself immersed in a murderous criminal ring
El gendarme desconocido ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After accidentally capturing a gang of criminals, Cantinflas becomes a blundering hero who goes on to become a bungling police officer
Si yo fuera diputado If I were a deputy ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The owner of a barber shop has begun to study the law with the help of Tio Juan, once a very successful attorney who is now too ill to practice. Before long, the barber begins his law practice and goes on to win many cases. Eventually he runs for office against the local political machine
Los tres mosqueteros The three musketeers ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas sneaks into a cabaret, dances with a beautiful actress and retrieves her necklace when it is stolen by thieves. She invites him to the studio where she is filming The three musketeers, and he is mistaken for an extra
No te engañes corazon ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Boni is diagnosed with a deadly disease, decides to spend his last days doing good. Along the way he gets drunk, buys a lottery ticket and falls asleep. When he wakes, he realizes he's won a large sum of money and his doctor is in jail for fraud
El barrendero ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweeping the streets and cleaning the beautiful city of Mexico, Cantinflas gets into his role of cleaner but also into the role of flirting
A volar joven ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas is in the Air Force and all he wants to do is return home to his girlfriend, a maid in a fancy hacienda. However when he finally gets a leave, the owner of the estate arranges a wedding between him and his very ugly daughter. When Cantinflas returns to finish his military service he gets himself imprisoned for insubordination to get out of the marriage. While in prison he learns to fly with an instructor that is very unknowledgeable
Un Quijote sin mancha ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justo Leal y Aventado es un hombre de extracción sumamente humilde. Por lo tanto conoce las privaciones, angustias e impotencia para defenderse que padece la gente necesitada. Es por esto que, a los 30 años, decide estudiar la carrera de leyes con el fin de poder ayudarios. La historia comienza cuando Justo eatá cursando el último año de Derecho y se enfrenta a sus primeros casos
El circo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Cantinflas at his best in the role of El Zapatero whose greatest ambition is to join the circus. Once in the circus, however, he becomes a problem because his antics are always diverting the audience's attention from the performers
Su excelencia [novela by Cantinflas ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El extra ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantinflas is hired as an extra in a movie, and almost completely destroys the cinema studio in a series of madcap antics
El señor doctor ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the crafty doctor, "Cantinflas" is at his finest hour in examining the physical aspects of medical comedy
 
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Alternative Names
Cantinflas 1911-1993
Moreno, Mario, 1911-1993
Moreno Reyes, Mario, 1911-1993
Moreno Reyes, Mario 1911-1993 Wirklicher Name
Reyes, Mario Moreno, 1911-1993
Languages
Spanish (476)
English (46)
French (1)
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