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Blades, Rubén

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Most widely held works by Rubén Blades
Safe house by François Ozon( Visual )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tobin Frost..., one of the CIA's most dangerous traitors, resurfaces in South Africa after eluding capture for almost a decade. During Frost's interrogation, the safe house where he is being held in is attacked by brutal mercenaries forcing rookie agent Matt Weston ... to take the infamous Frost on the run. As the masterful manipulator toys with his reluctant protégé, shaking the young operative's morality and idealism, the unlikely allies must fight to stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead"--Container
All the pretty horses by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Grady Cole and his best friend Lacey Rawlins leave Texas, head south of the border in search of adventure, and find work as horse wranglers. Soon they find themselves in trouble with the law after one of them falls in love with a wealthy rancher's daughter
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small New Mexican village threatened by development and how a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of El Mariachi continues when a corrupt CIA agent forces him out of hiding to help sabotage an assassination attempt on the president of Mexico by an evil cartel kingpin. El Mariachi has his own reason for helping - he is doing it for revenge
The International by Vincent Garenq( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un avocat respecté, attiré par l'argent facile et le danger, se laisse happer dans un trafic de drogue à la frontière mexicaine. Mais cette décision prise à la légère va l'entraîner dans un voyage au bout de l'enfer... (Source : jaquette)
Cradle Will Rock by Muriel Balash( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic look at the extraordinary events of 1930s America, from high society to life on the streets in Depression-era New York City. Based on the events surrounding Marc Blitzstein's controversial musical about a steel strike, to be produced by the Federal Theater Program
The Josephine Baker story by Brian Gibson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Josephine Baker, the African-American girl who became an international star only after emigrating to France
When the mountains tremble( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Guatemalan Native woman, Rigoberta Menchu, as history transforms her life. Forced into exile to escape the brutality of the military regime in Guatemala, Rigoberta weaves together the fabric of recent Guatemalan history, the beauty and richness of the culture, the strength of the people and the tragedy of human greed and corruption
The walking dead by Andrew Lincoln( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living in the same universe as The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead is a gritty drama that explores the onset of the undead apocalypse through the lens of a fractured family. Set in a city where people come to escape, shield secrets, and bury their pasts, a mysterious outbreak threatens to disrupt what little stability high school guidance counselor Madison Clark and English teacher Travis Manawa have managed to assemble. The everyday pressure of blending two families while dealing with resentful, escapist, and strung out children takes a back seat when society begins to break down. A forced evolution, a necessary survival of the fittest takes hold, and our dysfunctional family must either reinvent themselves or embrace their darker histories
Predator 2 by Steven Hopkins( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Predator returns to kill for sport, but this time he is hunting in the urban jungle that is Los Angeles, and only one cop can stop him
Salsa : Latin music of New York and Puerto Rico( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the past 25 years salsa has influenced jazz and pop music, while Latin musicians have in turn been influenced by jazz. Includes performances, interviews and recording sessions with salsa stars and places salsa in the socio-political context of the Puerto-Rican communities in New York City and Puerto Rico
Carnival! by Camille Saint-Saëns( Recording )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empire by Jeremy Paxman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tough, gritty streets of the South Bronx meets the white-collar world of Wall Street, as a charismatic Latino gangster tries to escape from his criminal past. He tries to make a legitimate life for himself, only to discover that the price he must pay for his new lifestyle will end up costing him more than he ever imagined
Assassination tango by Robert Duvall( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American hit man is seduced by the tango clubs of Buenos Aires in this sizzling tale
The maldonado miracle( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This inspirational movie by first-time director Salma Hayek, tells the story of a spiritually and financially bankrupt town in need of hope, until one day a young boy gives them something to believe in
Imagining Argentina by Christopher Hampton( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love, compassion, and danger, this political thriller is about one family who had the courage to fight for justice in a country ruled by fear. Carlos Rueda and his family live in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where thousands of people have disappeared after speaking up against the dictator in power. When his wife, Cecilia, disappears after writing a controversial article, Carlos discovers he has the power to look into the faces of those seeking the missing and see the fate of the people they love. But no matter how desperately he searches for his own wife, he always finds himself one step behind. Pushed to the limits of survival, it's up to Cecilia to find her way to Carlos in a journey filled with danger, horror and suspense.--Based on publisher description
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3)
Songs from The capeman by Paul Simon( Recording )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the musical play by Paul Simon about Salvador Argon, a 16-year-old Puerto Rican immigrant who was convicted of murdering two people during a New York gang rumble on August 30, 1959
Mundo by Rubén Blades( Recording )

18 editions published in 2002 in 5 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing but the truth by Rubén Blades( Recording )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin sensation Ruben Blades releases an English language album that includes songs written by Lou Reed, Elvis Costello, and Sting
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All the pretty horses
Alternative Names
Blades Bellido de Luna, Rubén

Blades Bellido de Luna, Ruben 1948-....

Blades, Ruben 1948-

Rebun Blades

Rub En Blades

Ruben Blades

Rubén Blades cantautore, attore e politico panamense

Rubén Blades panamaischer Salsa-Sänger

Rubén Blades Panamanian singer, actor, politician and activist

Rubén Blades panamský zpěvák, herec, politik a aktivista

Rubén Blades singer-songwriter uit Panama

Rueben Blades

Рубен Блейдс панамский певец, композитор, актёр

روبن بلیدز

روبين بليدز

루벤 블라데스



The Milagro beanfield warEmpireAssassination tangoThe maldonado miracleImagining ArgentinaRoots of rhythmRubén Blades : salsa singer and social activist