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Garci, José Luis 1944-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 365 publications in 3 languages and 1,312 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  History  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
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Most widely held works by José Luis Garci
El abuelo The grandfather by José Luis Garci ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When news of his son's death brings old Count Albrit home to Spain after years abroad, he's pleased to meet his two charming young granddaughters. But one of the girls is not his son's daughter, and therefore not his true heir. The determined Count sets out to discover which granddaughter is worthy of his love and name
The Grandfather ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When news of his son's death returns proud, old Count Albrit home to Spain after years abroad, he's pleased to meet his two charming young granddaughters. But he also carries the burden of a newly discovered family secret: one of the girls is not his son's daughter, and therefore not his true heir!
Volver a empezar (Begin the beguine) by José Luis Garci ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After many years of living in San Francisco, an ageing Nobel prize winner returns to his native town in Spain for a last visit to look up his former friends and an old girlfriend
Ray Bradbury, humanista del futuro by José Luis Garci ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El crack by José Luis Garci ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un detective, ex policía, recibe el encargo de encontrar a la hija de un poderoso terrateniente de León. En su búsqueda, descubre a través del novio de la chica que ésta huyó de casa al quedarse embarazada
Asignatura pendiente by José Luis Garci ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young left-wing lawyer and a former girlfriend, both now married to others, have an affair in which they try to recapture the lost opportunities of their youth
Morir de cine by José Luis Garci ( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sólo para mis ojos by José Luis Garci ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninette ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andres is from Murcia (a poor region of Spain, at the 50's) and goes on holidays to Paris. There he meets Ninette, the most beautiful girl in France and they fell in love. At the end they get married, but then, her exuberant body will cause Andres to become too much jealous
Las verdes praderas ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
José has what to outside eyes looks like a good life. He has a fine job as an advertising executive, a lovely wife and children, and a country house. However, on one weekend, his mother-in-law is carping at him, and at the same time his lawn mower won't work, and he gets no satisfaction from a pick-up soccer game. These are just a few of the annoyances which lead his wife, in sympathy, to set fire to their weekend retreat. Rather than being upset, he calmly joins her in watching it burn, before returning by car to Madrid
Mirar de cine by José Luis Garci ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luz de domingo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Basada en el relato de Ramón Pérez de Ayala, nos llega esta historia que narra la enconada lucha entre dos bandos politicos en el asturiano pueblo de Cenciella, a principios del siglo XX. Uno de estos grupos decide escarmentar a Urbano (Alex González), el liberal e idealista Secretario del Ayuntamiento, el domingo anterior a su boda con Estrella (Paula Echevarria). La tragedia aparece e impide la felicidad de los personajes. Pero los designios inescrutables del destino ..."--Container
Tiovivo c. 1950 ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nostalgic look at the post-war era in Spain
You're the one una historia de entonces by José Luis Garci ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A finales de los anos 40, Julia, la hija de una acaudalada familia de Madrid, viaja bacia el pequeno publo asturiano de Cerralbos del Sella para recuperarse de una gran perdida. Alli esta la gran casona familiar - Llendelabarca - donde vivio los veranos mas felices de su vida. Poco a poco la relacion de Julia con los guardeses, con el maestro Don Orfeo e incluso con el desdichado cura del pueblo, Don Matias, hara que Julia empiece a recuperar las ganas de vivir de de nuevo" -- Container
La Gioconda está triste by José Luis Garci ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Querer de cine by José Luis Garci ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sangre de mayo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1808. The young Gabriel Araceli (Quim Gutierrez) is working on a small printing shop in Madrid. His girlfriend, Ines (Paula Echevarria), a beautiful orphan girl living in Aranjuez, hosted by his uncle, Don Celestino Santos of Malvar (Manuel Galiana), humble priest distant relative of the powerful minister Godoy (Manuel Tejada). During a visit to the Royal Site for the bride, Gabriel coincides with the historic uprising of March 19 against Godoy, whose palace is assaulted by the mob. Thinking about the girl's sake, Don Celestino consent to Inez moved to Madrid to live with their relatives also don Mauro Requejo and sister Restituta with cloth shop in the capital. Gabriel, to be near his girlfriend, is offered as a waiter in the shop. With the help of the boy John of God, who is in love with the girl, tries to kidnap Agnes, for Don Mauro wants to marry her. And after many vicissitudes, Gabriel gets away with taking advantage of the tumultuous welcome Ines that the people of Madrid surrenders to the new king Fernando VII, Desire. The loving couple takes refuge in the boarding house where the boy lives. His project is to flee to Cadiz. Don Celestino, the priest uncle of Agnes, fleeing persecution they suffer in their relationship with Godoy, meets with the couple. But times go scrambled because under the pretext of their way to Portugal, Napoleon's troops entered Spain. They have done so as friends and allies, but the French soldiers are unpopular with the population of Madrid, who are considered invaders. And on May 2 explodes revolt against the imperial outposts. And accidentally, Gabriel finds himself in the fierce fighting taking place in the Puerta del Sol and elsewhere in Madrid. --Filmaffinity website
Canción de Cuna ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Spanish nuns find a baby girl abandoned in a basket. The foundling arouses the maternal instincts of the cloistered nuns who take the baby in and raise her. Eighteen years later she marries and leaves for Cuba. Set in Castille in the 19th century
Bibidibabidibú by José Luis Garci ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cabina by Antonio Mercero ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Garci, J. L. 1944-
Garci, J. L. (José Luis), 1944-
Garci, José Luis
García Muñoz, José Luis 1944-
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