WorldCat Identities

Salvador, Jaime

Overview
Works: 129 works in 404 publications in 3 languages and 2,375 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  War films  Short films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Humor 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Director, Scenarist, Author, Originator, Conceptor, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jaime Salvador
El analfabeto( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas stars as an illiterate young man who receives a letter saying that he has been left a large sum of money from an uncle who has just passed away--but he will have to learn to read before he is able to understand the letter
Una mujer sin amor by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una mujer infelizmente casada tiene una breve y apasionada aventura con un ingeniero, pero rehúsa dejar a su marido mayor de edad. Veinticinco años después, el ex-amante deja una fortuna a su hijo, causando un escándalo
Susana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

19 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexy woman escapes detention and hides out on a Spanish-American plantation. She manages to destroy the uptight family who live there with her immoral schemes and feminine wiles
El gendarme desconocido( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After accidentally capturing a gang of criminals, Cantinflas becomes a blundering hero who goes on to become a bungling police officer
A volar joven( Visual )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member 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
Si yo fuera diputado( Visual )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner of a barber shop has begun to study the law with the help of Tio Juan, once a very successful attorney who is now too ill to practice. Before long, the barber begins his law practice and goes on to win many cases. Eventually he runs for office against the local political machine
El circo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El circo: 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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member 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
El mago The magician( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the amorous adventures of a magician
Los tres mosqueteros The three musketeers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 58 WorldCat member 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
Caballero a la medida( Visual )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of mistaken identity, murder, boxing and a monastery
Cuando viajan las estrellas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member 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
Sube y baja( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas, un empleado de una tienda de deportes, es confundido por un atleta en diversos círculos deportivos, al ser encargado por su patrón para gestionar algunos asuntos. Cuando la suerte parece llegar a su fin, Cantinflas encuentra el modo de seguir cosechando victorias, dentro y fuera de las canchas
El bolero de Raquel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El bolero de Raquel: Cantinflas is working as a shoeshine man in Chapultepec Park. When his godson's father is killed in a construction accident, he tries to be a father to the boy. After many adventures, he winds up as a lifeguard at a luxury hotel
Escuadrʹon 201( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member 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
Abajo el telon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas is the window washer for a famous actress. But when she finds that her jewel necklace has been stolen, Cantinglas is accused of the crime. Now he has 30 days to solve the crime and find out who the real thief is in this zany comedy
Las tres coquetonas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, roommates at a women's college in Mexico, decide to break all the rules, leave their sheltered environment, and find husbands for themselves. Hilarious situations ensue as they meet gentlemen (and some less gentle men)
Gran Hotel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantinflas returns in one of the funniest films of his career, as he stars as a down-on-his-luck man whose girlfriend gets him a job as a bellboy at a ritzy hotel. As he hobnobs with the wealthy and elite, he finds the culprit of a burglary within the hotel, but a bump on the head has given him temporary amnesia. Will the bellboy come around to save the day?
Ladron que roba a ladron( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member 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
Ando volando bajo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

¡Aquí están los Aguilares! : Preceded by their reputations, brothers Luis and Antonio must end up married or get shot
 
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Alternative Names
Jaime Salvador

Jaime Salvador Film director and screenwriter

Jaime Salvador Spaans scenarioschrijver (1901-1976)

Salvador i Valls, Jaume

Salvador, Jimmy 1901-1976

Valls, Jaume Salvador i

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