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Verdú, Maribel 1970-

Overview
Works: 177 works in 700 publications in 7 languages and 9,892 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Horror films  Biography  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1995.9.F36, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Maribel Verdú
El laberinto del fauno Pan's labyrinth by Maribel Verdú ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 2,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spain, 1944. Officially, the Civil War has been over for five years, but a small group of rebels fights on in the northern mountains of Navarra. Dreamy 10-year-old Ofelia and her pregnant mother Carmen move to Navarra, joining her new stepfather, Captain Vidal. A Fascist officer, he is under orders to destroy the rebels. Ofelia discovers an overgrown, tumbledown labyrinth and meets an ancient faun who claims to know her true identity and secret destiny. She can learn them if she completes three tasks before the full moon. But no one must know: not her ailing mother or her new friend Mercedes. Time is running out, and both Ofelia and the rebels will have to battle hardship and cruelty in order to gain their freedom. Who can be trusted in a time of lies and danger? Is the faun telling the truth ...? If not, who is?
Belle époque by Fernando Trueba ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1931, Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he love?
Y tu mamá también by Alfonso Cuarón ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with seductive, 28-year-old Luisa. Lisa schools them in the finer points of passion, but will their mutual desire for her destroy their friendship forever?
Y tu mamá también And your mother too ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julio (Gael García Bernal) and Tenoch (Diego Luna) embark on a thrilling journey filled with sexual exploration and the investigation of their inner selves. After convincing the beautiful Luisa (Maribel Verdú) to take a trip with them to an imaginary beach, the trio heads off in search of adventure. Will the unstable, spontaneously exhibitionistic Luisa seduce one or both of the boys--and will their relationship change depending on the distribution of her favors?
Goya by Carlos Saura ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Off-air recording of television program broadcast on October 8, 2004 and date copied on October 19, 2004 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library. OA2004-344
Tetro by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naive, 17-year-old Bennie goes to Buenos Aires to search for his older brother whom he has not seen for ten years. With the success of their father Carlo, a renowned symphony conductor, the family moved from Argentina to New York. When Bennie finds his brother, Tetro, he is surprised to find that he is not the person he remembered. While staying with Tetro and his girlfriend Miranda, the two brothers grapple with the haunting experiences of their shared past
Blancanieves by Pablo Berger ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a romanticized Seville of the 1920s, this silent retelling of Snow White recounts the story of Carmen, the daughter of an unwisely remarried matador who was paralyzed in the ring. Left for dead by her stepmother's chauffeur, Carmen is rescued by a troupe of bullfighting dwarfs who name her Blancanieves. Eventually, she becomes a famed matador like her father
Pan's labyrinth El laberinto del fauno by Guillermo del Toro ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When young Ofelia and her mother go to live with her new stepfather on a rural military outpost, she finds herself in a world of unimaginable cruelty. Soon Ofelia finds the creatures of her imagination in which she used to escape have become a reality and she must battle them to save both her mother and herself. In the terrifying battle that ensues, Ofelia soon learns that innocence has a power that evil cannot imagine
La Celestina ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calisto is a young knight who has fallen madly in love with a beautiful maiden. Failing in his endeavors to win her over, Calisto is prompted by his unscrupulous servant to seek the help of the witch Celestina
Amantes Lovers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gripping tale of white-hot erotic obsession based on the true story of a sensational romantic triangle that rocked an entire nation-and shattered the lives of those it touched
La zona by Rodrigo Plá ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alejandro lives in the centre of Mexico City in an enclosed, self-sufficient zone surrounded by ghettos and policed by a powerful private security force. As dawn breaks on his birthday, three teens from the adjacent poorer neighborhood break into one of The Zone's houses. In the confusion, an old lady is killed, but a young housemaid escapes and warns the security guards. The guards shoot two of the robbers, but the third escapes and remains hidden inside The Zone. The Zone's residents meet at Alejandro's family's house to discuss what to do. After a heated debate, they decide not to report the crime to the police and to hunt the burglars down themselves
El portero The goalkeeper ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former football star finds himself weighing difficult options in Spain after the Civil War. Once the goalie for a championship soccer team in Madrid, but as Spain struggles to get back on its feet following the Civil War, he's reduced to traveling the countryside, hustling money from strangers who think they can get a penalty kick past him. He finds himself in a small Asturian town, where he becomes infatuated with a single mother who watches over her young son and her brother, who is still nursing wounds he suffered as a soldier with the Resistance. He must also has to contend with a member of the Civil Guard who makes no secret of his sexual interest. He decides he'd like to stick around for a while, so he takes a job doing chores for a rough-hewn but good-natured Catholic priest; soon, he gets a troubling offer from the leader of the local branch of the Civil Guard. He must represent the Civil Guard in a local penalty kick competition, and while he's in no position to refuse, he's also not sure he wants to accept
Huevos de oro Golden balls ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benito Gonzalez is a young man whose sexual desires are as great as his ambition to succeed in his construction business. When he marries beautiful Marta, daughter of a wealthy financier, his fortune seems golden. Yet he continues to see Claudia his secretary, and soon his relationship with Marta becomes strained--until Marta and Claudia meet. Benito's ultimate wish may come true
El Beso del sueño ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margot, an expensive prostitute, is given to robbing passengers on trains. This story repeats itself until one day she receives a surprising booty. From that moment on, Margot becomes increasingly wrapped up in a turbulent network of death, seduction and blackmail
Los girasoles ciegos The blind sunflowers by José Luis Cuerda ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Ourense Spain, trainee priest Salvador returns from the war in 1940, with some of his beliefs in tatters. He returns to the seminary, working as a teacher. One of his pupils is Lorenzo, whose father Ricardo, a fervent Republican, has gone into hiding in the family home aided by his wife Elena. Believing Elena to be a widow, Salvador clumsily begins to woo her, while puzzling over the contradictory remarks Lorenzo constantly makes. Lorenzo's older sister Elenita is pregnant, and she and her republican boyfriend Lalo attempt to run away and find freedom in Portugal. Salvador brings his suspicions to the attention of the rector, as Lorenzo, unable to lie successfully, is stripped of his innocence--and his father--by a war that he does not understand
El año de las luces by Fernando Trueba ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tender story of adolescents set in 1940
Carreteras secundarias Back roads ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Near the end of the Franco dictatorship in 1974, a poor yet optimistic salesman travels the Spanish coast with his rebellious teenage son
Amantes by Vicente Aranda ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After finishing military service, Paco sets off to find work in Madrid, leaving behind his girlfriend Trini in his hometown. In Madrid he embarks on an affair with his landlady and becomes embroiled in the low-life of the district. The virtuous Trini tries to re-enter his life, with tragic results
Jericho mansions ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Leonard Grey, this apartment building has been his sanctuary for 30 years. His world is turned upside down when the landlady accuses him of stealing worthless items from her apartment
El laberinto del fauno Le labyrinthe de Pan by Guillermo del Toro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Espagne, 1944. Ofelia s'installe avec sa mère dans une garnison dirigée par Vidal, son beau-père, capitaine autoritaire de l'armée franquiste. A proximité de la grande maison familiale, la jeune fille découvre un étrange labyrinthe gardé par une créature nommée Pan. Le monstre lui révèle qu'elle n'est autre que la princesse disparue d'un royaume enchanté. Afin de découvrir la vérité, Ofelia devra se soumettre à trois épreuves que rien ne l'a préparée à affronter... (rédigé d'après la jaquette)
 
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Alternative Names
MARIBEL VERDU
Rollán, Ma. Isabel i Verdú 1970-
Rollán, Ma. Isabel i Verdú (Maribel Isabel i Verdu), 1970-
Rollán, María Isabel Verdú.
Rollán, María Isabel Verdú 1970-
Rollán, Maribel Isabel Verdú 1970-
Verdú, Maribel
Verdú Rollán, Ma. Isabel i 1970-
Verdú Rollán, Ma. Isabel i (Maribel Isabel i), 1970-
Verdú Rollán, María Isabel.
Verdú Rollán, María Isabel 1970-
Verdú Rollán, Maribel Isabel 1970-
Languages
Spanish (307)
English (35)
German (17)
French (6)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
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