Most widely held works by Jaime Salvador
El analfabeto ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Cantinflas recibe una carta con la notificación de que es el heredero de dos millones. Sin embargo, no sabe leer y trabaja como mozo en un banco. El novio de la hija del banquero y un empleado del banco se enteran del contenido de la carta y planean apoderarse de la fortuna del analfabeto.
Susana ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A girl who escapes detention and hides out on a Spanish-American plantation destroys an uptight family with immoral schemes and feminine wiles.
Una mujer sin amor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 128 libraries worldwide
An unhappily married woman indulges in a brief, torrid affair with an engineer, but then refuses to leave her elderly husband. Twenty-five years later, the former lover leaves a fortune to her son, causing an uproar.
A volar joven ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Cantinflas is in the Air Force and all he wants to do is return home to his girlfriend, a maid in a fancy hacienda. However when he finally gets a leave, the owner of the estate arranges a wedding between him and his very ugly daughter. When Cantinflas returns to finish his military service he gets himself imprisoned for insubordination to get out of the marriage. While in prison he learns to fly with an instructor that is very unknowledgeable.
El gendarme desconocido The undercover policeman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
After accidentally capturing a gang of criminals, Cantinflas becomes a blundering hero who goes on to become a bungling police officer.
El circo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 48 libraries worldwide
This is Cantinflas at his best in the role of El Zapatero whose greatest ambition is to join the circus. Once in the circus, however, he becomes a problem because his antics are always diverting the audience's attention from the performers.
El señor fotógrafo Mr. photographer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Concerns over governmental corruption find the bad guys routed in high comic fashion when they cross paths with the assignment of a trouble-prone photographer.
Caballero a la medida ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Story of mistaken identity, murder, boxing and a monastery.
Los tres mosqueteros The three musketeers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Cantinflas sneaks into a cabaret, dances with a beautiful actress and retrieves her necklace when it is stolen by thieves. She invites him to the studio where she is filming The three musketeers, and he is mistaken for an extra.
Escuadrʹon 201 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Mexico is in a state of war, so two brothers put their lives on hold to join the armed forces, going to Guadalajara for training in the Air Force. The brothers form a friendship with two other men and they all become a part of the glorious Squadron 201.
El mago The magician ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Follows the amorous adventures of a magician.
Cuando viajan las estrellas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Cuando viajan las estrellas (104 min.): a romantic drama about a hacienda owner who falls madly in love with a visiting actress. El rebelde (112 min.): a man sets out to avenge his father's death only to fall in love with the murderer's daughter.
Las tres coquetonas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Set in Mexico in the 60?s at an all-girls boarding school, three young ladies decide to break all the rules and put what they learned in school, being good wives and mothers, to practice.
Ladron que roba a ladron ( Visual )
in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A pair of clever and generous bandits, 'El Pardo' and 'El Trompo', are trapped by rural police but escape to another town disguised as doctors. While trying to steal a local strongman's diamonds, complications arise when his daughter catches their eye.
Tan bueno el giro como el colorado One's the same as another ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
"Las amigas Carmen y Alicia, hermanas respectivas de los charros Luis y Demetrio, escapan del internado de San Miguel El Bajo, y acuerdan conquistor cada una al hermano de la otra durante la feria en que compiten los dos pueblo. Antes de la feria se encuentran por coincidencia Luis y Demetrio y se agarran a golpes.?Pondrán las amigas conquistar los corazones de estos charros?!Hagan sus apuestas ... señores! ...!Es una pelĩcula a todo mecate!"--Container.
La justicia del Gavilan Vengador ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A masked hero fight bandits who rob and kill miners. Include songs.
Ando volando bajo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Ando Volando Bajo: Captain Leal is the best pilot around but his taste for the crazy life and women is causing him problems.
Yo, el aventurero ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Un charro aventurero busca la justicia porque a su tío le han robado ganado y su propiedad. El charro también se esmera en satisfacer sus propios deseos románticos.
Susana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"An incorrigibly delinquent girl escapes from prison and hides out on a plantation, where she becomes a steamy, scheming temptress, running wild with her sexual favors and turning its orderly domestic life into frenzied chaos"--Container.
Martin Romero 'El Rapido ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"El viejo dueño del periódico del pueblo de Santa María teme por su vida y por la de su hija Andrea, pues ha atacado en su publicación al cacique del lugar. Este manda a un pistolero que se fuga de la cárcel para asesinarlo, por lo que el anciano pide ayuda a Martín Romero "El Rápido." Martín y su escudero Pinole deberán luchar contra las injusticias y de este modo vencer a los más despiadados seres que acostumbran pisar los derechos de los más débiles"--Container.
Action and adventure films Actresses Adultery Air pilots Arranged marriage Boarding schools Brigands and robbers Brothers Circus Comedy films Comedy films Drama DVD-Video discs Escapes Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Flight training Foreign films Gangsters Haciendas Inheritance and succession Insubordination Justice Literacy Magicians Man-woman relationships Maupassant, Guy de,--1850-1893 Melodrama Mexico Mistaken identity Motion pictures Motion pictures, Mexican Motion pictures, Spanish Musical films Musical films Parent and child (Law) Photographers Police Reformatories for women Revenge Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Western films Western films Women Women household employees World War (1939-1945)
Salvador i Valls, Jaume
Salvador, Jimmy 1901-1976
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