WorldCat Identities

Braga, Sonia 1951-

Works: 121 works in 336 publications in 6 languages and 9,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Biographical television programs  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sonia Braga
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco( Visual )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,447 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 )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,307 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
Angel eyes by Luis Mandoki( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 753 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 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
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A continuation of the epic Lonesome Dove
Bordertown by Gregory Nava( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 605 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 447 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 )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 410 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 by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packing years of experience and a .45 automatic, LAPD detective Nick Pulovski figures he's got all the help he needs. He's also got all the help he doesn't need. His new partner is the Rookie. Each must reluctantly rely on the other to huntdown a killer-elite gang of auto thieves
Dona flor and her two husbands by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and Portuguese and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dona Flor's philandering husband expires, she remarries a boringly proper husband only to have husband number one's ghost return
Moon over Parador( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Dreyfuss plays actor Jack Noah, who gets the role of his life when Parador's fascist strongman consumes too much national drink and drops dead the day before the elections. The chief of police (Raul Julia) then "invites" Noah to assume the role of president - under the threat of death. Noah's confidence grows with each speech and with personal support from the dead leader's sultry mistress (Sonia Braga), a champion of Parador's downtrodden masses. But when guerilla fighters strike, Noah wonders if it might not be time to move to a new role.;Richard Dreyfuss spielt den Schauspieler Jack Noah, die die Rolle seines Lebens bekommt: Der faschistische Machthaber von Parador trinkt zu viel vom Nationalgetrank und fallt am Vortag der Wahl tot um. Der Polizeichef (Raul Julia) ?empfiehlt" Noah, in die Rolle des Prasidenten zu schlupfen ? unter der Drohung, ihn zu toten. Noahs Selbstvertrauen wachst mit jeder Rede und er profitiert von der personlichen Unterstutzung der hei?blutigen Geliebten (Sonia Braga) des toten Fuhrers, die der Liebling der unterdruckten Massen ist. Doch als Guerillakampfer einen Anschlag veruben, fragt sich Noah, ob es nicht an der Zeit ware, eine neue Rolle anzunehmen
Che( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Che Guevara, el joven idealista y revolucionario que luchó por los pobres y oprimidos, ha inspirado a una tras otra generación. Fascinante historia acerca de la intrépida vida del Che líder de una sangrienta rebelión socialista que sacudiría al mundo entero
The hottest state( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 217 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
Meddling mom by Sonia Braga( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 217 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!
American family the complete first season( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the daily struggles and triumphs of a Latino family in East Los Angeles
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos Dona Flor and her two husbands( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in Portuguese and held by 191 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
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pueblo de Santa Ana Agreste está nervioso y ansioso ante el próximo regreso al pueblo de Tieta después de 26 años de ausencia. Cuando tenía 17 años, su hermana denunció su vida sexual, motivo por el cual, su padre la expulsó de la casa. Ahora viuda de un rico industrial, Tieta es recibida con honores ya que su fortuna es codiciada por muchos, pero ella oculta un oscuro secreto que puede destruir a Santa Ana
The burning season the Chico Mendes story by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatized story of Chico Mendes, the activist who dedicated his life to saving the Amazon's rain forests and to alerting the world to the endangered status of these forests
Perfume( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two women who are partners in a design firm. Overnight, one finds herself without dignity, the other will betray herself for fashion's ultimate deal
Gabriela by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 86 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
Two deaths( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of the revolution, four old friends meet at the mansion of Dr. Daniel Pavenic for their annual reunion. His housekeeper Ana is a puzzling fifth presence, moving in and out of rooms without speaking. During dinner all four men describe in detail their tortured relationships with women, but Dr. Pavenic has the strangest story to tell
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Streets of Laredo
Alternative Names
Braga, Snia 1951-

Braga, Snia Maria Campos.

Braga, Snia Maria Campos 1950-

Campos Braga, Snia Maria.

Campos Braga, Snia Maria 1950-

Snia Braga attrice brasiliana

Snia Braga brasilianische Schauspielerin

Snia Braga brasiliansk skdespelare

Snia Braga brasiliansk skodespelar

Snia Braga brasiliansk skuespiller

Sonia Braga brazil sznsznő

Snia Braga Braziliaans acteur

Snia Braga Brazilian actress

Snia Braga brazylijska aktorka

Sonya Braga

Сония Брага

Соня Брага

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سونىييا براگا

سونيا براغا

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Streets of LaredoEmpireThe rookieDona flor and her two husbandsMoon over ParadorTwo deaths