WorldCat Identities

Braga, Sonia 1951-

Overview
Works: 135 works in 383 publications in 7 languages and 9,287 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Western television programs  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Prison films  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sonia Braga
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco( Visual )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small village in New Mexico is threatened by a fancy development nearby, but a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious new breed of killer is stalking the west Texas plains. And only an old fashioned kind of lawman can stop him. That man is legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call (James Garner). The adventure begins with Call hard on the trail of murderous young train robber Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz). Joined by his sidekick Pea Eye (Sam Shepard), Call will wage the fight of his life as he battles to bring his quarry to justice -- and bring himself out of the wilderness alive
Angel eyes by Luis Mandoki( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a startling ambush, one of Chicago's best cops, Officer Sharon Pogue, is looking point blank into the barrel of a scumball's handgun. Then it happens, a mysterious stranger appears out the shadows and saves her life. She discovers that its not the first time she and the mystery man have met before. The troubled pasts of these two have led them to build walls around their private lives, but brick by brick, secret after secret, love is going to tear down those walls
Bordertown by Gregory Nava( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl is raped and left for dead in Mexico, she enlists the help of an ambitious reporter and a local newspaper owner for help. Soon their own lives are in danger as they try to uncover the terrors on the border. Inspired by true events
Empire by Empire : two worlds collide( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 462 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
An invisible sign( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona Gray is a quirky young woman who hides in a private world of numbers after her beloved mathematician father falls ill. But when Mona is offered a job as an elementary school math teacher, she will introduce the students to her own eccentric gift for numerical obsession. Can the joys of arithmetic multiplied by a shy romance with the school science teacher help Mona discover a new life she can count on?
The rookie( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Car thieves take a police veteran hostage, putting pressure on his latest partner to save him
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos = Dona Flor and her two husbands by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in Portuguese and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dona Flor is selflessly devoted to her drunk, unfaithful husband, Vadinho. He spends every night in the local casino gambling her life savings and returning to her drunk the next morning. Something deep inside Dona Flor keeps her from leaving Vadinho; a burning lust only he can satisfy. Suddenly, Vadinho is dead, and Dona Flor's life collapses. She spends one year in mourning and realizes she needs a man in her life. The local pharmacist proposes, and they marry, sharing a stable calm existence. But Dona needs more. Vadinho responds to Dona Flor's prayers by returning to her as a ghost. She finds herself immersed in a love triangle with two men, each one able to satisfy different needs and both of equal importance. Some would say it's a perfect arrangement ..."--Container
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos = Dona Flor and her two husbands( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a passionate young widow marries a respectable but undemonstrative man, the naked ghost of her first husband returns to make her life more interesting. Based on the novel by Jorge Amado
Moon over Parador( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling New York actor is kidnapped and forced to impersonate the late dictator of Parador, a Caribbean nation. The actor gets better and better at the role, with the help of the dead leader's sultry mistress, until guerilla fighters strike, and he wonders if it might not be a good time to move to a new role!
Che by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebel. Hero. Lover. Legend. Che has inspired generation after generation as the young idealist and revolutionary who fought for the poor and oppressed. A story about Che's fearless life as he helped lead a bloody socialist revolt that would shock the world
Meddling mom by Sonia Braga( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Vega is notorious for meddling in her grown daughters' lives, and her new project is mapping out a master plan to find a husband for her eldest daughter Ally. The career-minded Ally is more interested in her job as an architect until she falls for Ben McInnes, the new project manager at work. Carmen takes a liking to Ben, but the real question is whether Ally and her new suitor will survive all of Carmen's plotting to make sure they ride off into the sunset together!
The hottest state( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Days before his 21st birthday, William, a young actor, meets Sara, a seductive singer/songwriter. He falls madly in love with her and goes on a journey of passion, rage, and need. Now he must come to terms with his own past
American family : the complete first season( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the daily struggles and triumphs of a Latino family in East Los Angeles
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tieta is a country girl returning to her native village after an absence of 26 years. At 17, her elder sister Perpetua denounced Tietaś sexual indiscretions and she was thrown out of the house. Tieta returns triumphantly as the rich and powerful widow of a Sao Paolo industrialist accompanied by Leonora, a beautiful but sad girl whom she introduces as her stepdaughter. Teita and Leonoraś presence inspires an upheaval in the life of SantÁna
The burning season : the Chico Mendes story by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spurred to action after a key organizer of the rain forest's working poor is slain, Mendes stands firm against slash-and-burn deforestation. He becomes a nonviolent activist, union leader, political candidate and a recognized authority who helps alert the world to the plight of the Amazon
Gabriela by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Brazil, story of a middle-aged bar owner whose passionate romance with young Gabriela sends sparks flying in a town where sex and politics are the main diversions
Perfume( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two women who are partners in an up-and-coming fashion design firm. One will find herself stripped of all dignity, while the other will betray her very essence, all in the name of fashion's ultimate deal
Two deaths( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lively tale of power, passion, and obsession set in a politically torn Eastern European country. With violence raging in the streets below, Dr. Daniel Pavenic hosts a dinner for three old school chums, and, introducing a mysterious servant to his guests, reveals how he ruined the life of this strong and beautiful woman
 
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Streets of Laredo
Alternative Names
Braga, Sonia 1950-

Braga, Sônia 1951-

Braga, Sônia Maria Campos.

Braga, Sônia Maria Campos 1950-

Campos Braga, Sônia Maria.

Campos Braga, Sônia Maria 1950-

Sonia Braga actrice de cinéma et de télévision

Sonia Braga actriu brasilera

Sônia Braga attrice brasiliana

Sônia Braga brasilianische Schauspielerin

Sônia Braga brasiliansk skådespelare

Sônia Braga brasiliansk skodespelar

Sônia Braga brasiliansk skuespiller

Sonia Braga brazil színésznő

Sônia Braga Braziliaans acteur

Sônia Braga Braziliaans actrice

Sônia Braga Brazilian actress

Sônia Braga brazylijska aktorka

Sonïya Braga

Сония Брага

Соня Брага

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סוניה בראגה

سونىييا براگا

سونيا براغا

سونیا براگا بازیگر برزیلی

소냐 브라가

ソニア・ブラガ

索尼娅·布拉加

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