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Alejandro, Julio 1906-1995

Overview
Works: 94 works in 353 publications in 6 languages and 3,671 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Humor  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Librettist, Collaborator, Adapter, Author of dialog, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Julio Alejandro Publications about Julio Alejandro
Publications by  Julio Alejandro Publications by Julio Alejandro
posthumous Publications by Julio Alejandro, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Julio Alejandro
 
Most widely held works by Julio Alejandro
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism"--Container
Tristana by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1920's Spain, this film is a scathing examination of moral decay. The story concerns the relationship between a middle-aged man and his innocent niece, Tristana, with whom he's obsessed
Simón del Desierto by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon, disciple de Siméon Stylite, s'est juché au sommet d'une nouvelle colonne de huit mètres. Un infirme, un nain et ses chèvres et un jeune moine l'entourent. Une jolie femme vient tenter Simon; le moine Trifon vient perturber la remise des victuailles. Le diable tente à nouveau Simon. Il l'entraîne finalement dans une boîte de nuit de New York et lui ordonne d'y rester
Tristana; a film by Luis Buñuel ( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Spaanse edelman begint een verhouding met de dochter van zijn overleden vriend. Leesstof voor het voortgezet onderwijs
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel ( Book )
15 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Palma de Ouro no Festival de Cannes, Viridiana é um dos filmes mais polêmicos dos anos 60. Este DVD para colecionador apresenta o cult-movie contundente em versão restaurada e remasterizada no formato widescreen. As vésperas de ser ordenada freira, Viridiana passa uns dias na mansão do seu pervertido tio, que, obcecado com sua beleza, tenta seduzi-la de todas as maneiras. Com a morte repentina do tio, desiste da vida religiosa, indo morar na mansão. Movida pelo espírito de caridade cristã, ela abriga e alimenta todos os mendigos da região. Porém, os miseráveis não se comportam do jeito que ela esperava ... Uma das obras-primas do mestre Luis Buñuel (O Anjo Exterminador), Viridiana traz uma das cenas mais famosas da história do cinema: a Santa Ceia dos mendigos, uma paródia genial da pintura de Leonardo Da Vinci. Obrigatório na coleção de qualquer cinéfilo
Nazarín by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simple priest tries to live by Christian precepts and becomes an outcast and an outlaw. Using a variation of the Don Quixote theme applied to religion and hypocrisy, this candid comedy presents the impossibility of spiritual purity in a corrupt world
Luis Buñuel's Simon of the desert ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire on religion and salvation revolving around a holy hermit who has lived on a pilar in the desert for more than 6 years. When he is tempted by worldly pleasures: women, food, and power, he responds piously but he may not believe his own admonitions
La ilusión viaja en tranvía ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La ilusión viaja en tranvía: Al enterarse que el tranvía en el cual han trabajado toda su vida, será retirado de servicio, dos trabajadores se emborrachan y deciden robarlo. Durante la noche dan servicio a un grupo variopinto de viajantes. A la mañana siguiente, tratan de devolver el tranvía pero se enfrentan a la obstinación de un inspector jubilado que pretende denunciarlos
Los hermanos muerte Pedro Pármano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pedro Páramo: After his mother's death Juan Preciado travels to the ghost town of Comala where he learns the truth about his father
Shanghai-San Francisco y Barriada by Julio Alejandro ( Book )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon of the desert ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of St. Simon Stylites, who chose to stand on a pillar in the desert to do penance in serving God. He is tempted by the doubting religious and laity as well as Satan, in the guise of an attractive girl
La Estrella vacia The empty star ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a famous actress dies, her former lovers all recount her life, revealing the ways her much more tragic personal existence contrasted with her public persona
La edad de oro by Vicente Molina-Foix ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fruto de tentación ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fruto de tentación (109 min.): A writer falls in love the daughter of his editor. When the editor and wife are killed in an accident, he is left to care for the daughter
Abismos de pasion by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buñuel transforms Bronte's Yorkshire moors into a Mexican hacienda, and Heathcliff and Cathy become Alejandro and Catarina (Katy), who engage in a passionate, doomed love affair with a power that obliterates all convention and transcends even death
Viridiana : scénario et dialogues, variantes, dossier historique et critique by Luis Buñuel ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El tahur ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extraordinary singer, Vicente Fernandez, plays the role of a poor campesino, in love with the boss' daughter (the beautiful Spaniard Amparo Muñoz) and confronted with conflictive card problems
Singladura by Julio Alejandro ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un divorcio ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Después de divorciarse, una mujer trata de rehacer su vida con un hombre que no cree en Dios, pasando nuevamente por muchas penurias, finalmente se impone la tarea de convencer al marido de convertirse a la religión cristiana
Y un día me dijiste : encuentro en el Guadarrama by Julio Alejandro ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alejandro de Castro, Julio
Alejandro de Castro, Julio, 1906-1995
Alejandro, Julio
Alejandro, Julio, 1906-1995
Castro Cardús, Julio Alejandro
Castro Cardús, Julio Alejandro, 1906-1995
Castro Cardus, Julio Alejandro de
Castro Cardús, Julio Alejandro de, 1906-1995
Castro, Julio Alejandro
Castro, Julio Alejandro 1906-1995
Castro, Julio Alejandro de
Castro, Julio Alejandro de, 1906-1995
Languages
Spanish (191)
French (29)
English (13)
German (8)
Italian (2)
Russian (1)
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