WorldCat Identities

Legrand, Mirtha

Overview
Works: 30 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 121 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Internet videos  Romantic comedy films  Educational films  Caper films  Historical films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Filmed dance 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 152.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mirtha Legrand
 
Most widely held works by Mirtha Legrand
El amor nunca muere by Luis Cesar Amadori( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories of love from three different epochs: a renowned actress helps the career of an young, unknown actor; a humble woman employee takes on the role of a 'grand dame' and falls in love with a miilionaire who also takes on a false personality; a humble woman pays for medical school for her son and as well helps his fiancée but refuses to attend their wedding because of her humble origins
La picara soñadora( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very young store clerk falls in love with a young man. She believes that he is also a store clerk, but he is actually the son of a very wealthy man. The wealthy father opposes their union, but the lovers find an ally in the young man's grandmother
Esposa último modelo by Carlos Schlieper( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young spoiled, rich woman who is completely useless at household chores falls in love. Her grandmother helps to make her appear like the perfect housewife for her fiancé
La patota by Daniel Tinayre( Visual )

3 editions published in 1960 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female professor of philosophy in a night school is raped by a gang of students. Then, instead of seeking revenge, she tries to influence their moral consciences
Con gusto a rabia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is based on a daring payroll robbery that took place in Buenos Aires on 29 August 1963. A group of right-wing guerrillas hijacked an ambulance and used it to raid the payroll office of a large hospital. Total take was about US$100,000, a huge amount for the time. The film's main character is a principal operative in this caper and others; he's a lost soul who worships Hitler. Opposite him is Mirtha Legrand, neglected housewife of a wealthy landowner. She falls for him even as she rejects his tendency to violence, and the romance builds to a tense climax
Los martes orquideas by Francisco Mugica( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a father who invents a secret admirer for his daughter by having a messenger deliver orchids to her every Tuesday. The daughter mistakes the messenger for the secret admirer and eventually they fall in love
Pasaporte a Río by Daniel Tinayre( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir about a destitute cabaret singer who becomes involved with a gangster
La señora de Perez se divorcia( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the film "La pequeña señora de Perez". After two years of marriage Julieta Perez decides to divorce her husband Carlos Perez. This decision creates a hilarious comedy from beginning to end
Vidalita( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman (Mirtha Legrand) chafes at the constraints of the proper life others have planned for her. Looking for excitement and escape, she disguises herself as a man
La cigarra no es un bicho by Daniel Tinayre( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A case of bubonic plague is discovered in a fancy hotel. The couples who are staying there are forced to keep quarantine
Safo by Antonia Fernandez( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate relationship between an experienced woman and a younger man leads to problems and social rejection
El Viaje by Francisco Mugica( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story set in the hills of Córdoba, where lung patients go to rest and recover
La pequeña Señora de Pérez( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Julieta marries Dr. Pérez at a very young age. She decides to secretly return to school to continue her education. her glamorous lifestyle conflicts with her academics as she struggles to pass her clases. In the end, she is try to herself and realizes that she can balance school with her marriage
María Celeste( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The "María Celeste" was found adrift at sea, near the Straits of Gibralter in the mid-19th century, with no one on board. The story concerns the investigation into the mystery of what went wrong on an otherwise ordinary voyage. The crew had survived an devastating storm, but had been fortunate to find an island refuge Soon passions flared as they vied for the only woman amongst them--the captain's daughter
Adolescencia( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A young woman falls in love with a man who has recently arrived from the United States and this displaces her childhood sweetheart
Un beso en la nuca( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Una recien casada finge amnesia cuando descubre que su marido es infiel, para vengarse de el
El retrato by Machado da Luz( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Una mujer "frígida" vuelve a conquistar a su marido cuando su abuela -que era una mujer apasionada- cobra vida desde el retrato al óleo colgado en la pared y se transforma en su nieta por algún tiempo
La casta Susana [ by Benito Perojo( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Susana, a young and beautiful woman, is sought after by many men. Problems arise after she convinces each of them that she likes them. When she attempts to maintain all her relationships, the inevitable confrontations erupt
La doctora quiere tangos( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El pendiente( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The heroine falls in love with Luciano Varilla, only to later discover he is being unfaithful. She moves away from town to avoid Luciano because he starts stalking her. She later meets and falls in love with Roberto. Luciano tracks the her down and attempts to blackmail her by using letters that she had written to him while they were involved. Luciano changes the dates on the letters and accuses her of adultery
 
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Audience level: 0.78 (from 0.19 for El Viaje ... to 0.98 for La doctora ...)

Alternative Names
Chiquita

Martínez Suárez, Rosa María Juana

Languages
Spanish (47)