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Braga, Sonia 1951-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 328 publications in 5 languages and 9,048 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 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 1,312 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 759 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
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A continuation of the epic Lonesome Dove
Bordertown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 598 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 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Empire is a powerful, gripping action-thriller featuring John Leguizamo in a riveting performance the Los Angeles Times hails as "superb." "One of the best performances of the year!" The gritty streets of the South Bronx meet the white-collar world of Wall Street in Empire, a hard-hitting story about the pursuit of fast money and the high price of greed. Featuring Denise Richards, Isabella Rossellini and rap superstars Fat Joe and Treach, Empire is a high-intensity, urban thrill-ride!
An invisible sign ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 406 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 302 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 1989 in English and Portuguese and held by 286 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 241 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 226 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 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young actor tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter
American family the complete first season ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the daily struggles and triumphs of a Latino family in East Los Angeles
Meddling mom by Sonia Braga ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman tries to involve herself in her daughter's love life
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 202 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 174 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 )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 131 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 87 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 )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 86 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
Two deaths ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 68 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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Alternative Names
Braga, Sônia 1951-
Braga, Sônia Maria Campos.
Braga, Sônia Maria Campos 1950-
Campos Braga, Sônia Maria.
Campos Braga, Sônia Maria 1950-
Languages
English (123)
Portuguese (22)
German (15)
French (7)
Spanish (3)
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