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Amenábar, Alejandro 1972-

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Mar adentro = The sea inside by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

156 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramón Sampedro wants to end his life because a diving accident 28 years before that turned him into a quadriplegic. For most of those years he made the most of it: writing, developing a close relationships with his family, who all help to care for him. While grateful to his family and friends for their help, Ramón was always an active person. He has come to see his life as frustrating and pointless and wishes to die with what remains of his dignity. Gené is a friend who works with a "Right to Die" organization who introduces Ramón to Julia, a lawyer he hopes will help him persuade the courts to let him end his own life. As Ramón and Julia work together on his case, Ramón finds himself falling in love with his attorney, but Ramón remains convinced that the greatest gift to him would be an end to his life
The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

157 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace, a devoutly religious mother, has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast, awaiting her husband's return from the war. Her two children both suffer from a rare photosensitivity disease that renders them extremely vulnerable to sunlight, prompting the rule of having only one door open in the house at a time. When one of the children claims to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly-arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but as events become stranger, she begins to wonder if something supernatural is indeed going on
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

132 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguing complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. Cesar tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penetentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, Cesar's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his nigthmare lies in his dreams
Agora by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

86 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the 4th century, a young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, and Hypatia, the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

104 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela is preparing a thesis on violence and the media. Figueroa, her project director, accidentally discovers a film and on the following day he turns up dead. Angela's curiosity gets her in up to her neck
Regression by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

30 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner investigates the case of young Angela, who accuses her father, John Gray, of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines is brought in to help him relive his memories and what they discover unmasks a horrifying nationwide mystery
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Butterfly by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid young boy starting school for the first time learns about a world of possibilities when a kind and devoted teacher shows him the wonders of nature. As the school year comes to a close, however, the Spanish Civil War begins sweeping the country, forcing the boy, his family, and his Galician community to choose between the fight for freedom and the threat of persecution
The others : original motion picture score by Alejandro Amenábar( )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartas desde el infierno by Ramón Sampedro( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how the author fought a lengthy campaign for the right to die after living most of his life as a quadriplegic
Mar adentro : guión cinematográfico : versión de rodaje by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los otros : una película de Alejandro Amenábar by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Kanalinsel Jersey im Jahr 1945. Die letzte Schlacht des Zweiten Weltkriegs ist geschlagen, doch der Ehemann von Grace (NICOLE KIDMAN) ist nicht von der Front zurückgekehrt. Isoliert und einsam lebt die strenggläubige Frau in einem unheimlichen viktorianischen Anwesen, wo sie ihre beiden Kinder nach strikten religiösen Prinzipien erzieht. Anne (ALAKINA MANN) und Nicholas (JAMES BENTLEY) sind mit einer fürchterlichen Krankheit geschlagen: Sie können niemals direktem Sonnenlicht ausgesetzt werden. Als drei neue Bedienstete bei Grace vorstellig werden, gelten für sie daher drei Regeln, die stets sklavisch genau befolgt werden müssen: Immer muss das Haus in Halbdunkel getaucht sein. Immer müssen alle Vorhänge zugezogen sein. Immer muss die letzte Tür geschlossen und verriegelt werden, bevor die nächste geöffnet werden darf. Doch die rigide Ordnung von Grace wird nachhaltig erschüttert. Grace und die Kinder werden mit Wahrheiten konfrontiert, die sie sich niemals hätten träumen lassen. Doch keine Sorge - DIE ANDEREN werden sich darum kümmern ... Im Bann des Unheimlichen: In der Tradition von Gänsehautklassikern wie SHINING oder THE SIXTH SENSE erweckt der spanische Regie-Shootingstar Alejandro Amenabar das Genre des psychologischen Gruselschockers perfekt und meisterlich zu neuem Leben.
Agora( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Alexandrië in de vierde eeuw na Chr. bekeert een slaaf zich tot het Christendom in de hoop dat dit zijn vrijheid zal brengen. Hij wordt echter verliefd op zijn meester, de beroemde vrouwelijke filosofieprofessor en atheïst Hypatia van Alexandrië
The others : music from the Dimension motion picture by Alejandro Amenábar( Recording )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mare dentro( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'eutanasia, ciò cui Ramón, il protagonista del film, ambisce da 28 lunghi anni, da quel giorno maledetto in cui un tuffo mal calcolato lo ha reso tetraplegico, costretto per sempre dentro quattro mura, su una letto, tagliato fuori della sua stessa vita. (Mymovies)
Los Otros by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isla de Jersey, 1945. La II Guerra Mundial ha terminado, pero el marido de Grace no vuelve. La llegada a la casa de tres sirvientes trastoca el estricto orden en el que viven ella y sus dos hijos, que padecen una extraña enfermedad que les hace tener que alejarse de la luz, y a los que educa según severas normas religiosas
Das Meer in mir Mar adentro( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramón (Javier Bardem) ist nach einem Badeunfall vor 26 Jahren fast vollständig gelähmt. Er besticht seine Umgebung durch seinen Witz, seinen Charme und seine Klarsicht. Seine Familie umsorgt ihn liebevoll. Ramóns Welt gerät durch die Begegnung mit zwei Frauen in Bewegung: Julia (Belén Rueda) will ihm als Rechtsanwältin zu seinem Recht auf Selbstbestimmung verhelfen. Rosa (Lola Dueñas), eine einfache Frau aus dem Dorf, versucht ihn von der Schönheit des Lebens zu überzeugen. Beide sind bezaubert von Ramóns starker Persönlichkeit
Les Autres by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une femme, isolée avec ses deux enfants photophobes dans un manoir que d'épaisses tentures obscurcissent, acquiert la conviction que sa demeure est hantée
Das Meer in mir( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramón (Javier Bardem) ist nach einem Badeunfall vor 26 Jahren fast vollständig gelähmt. Er besticht seine Umgebung durch seinen Witz, seinen Charme und seine Klarsicht. Seine Familie umsorgt ihn liebevoll. Ramóns Welt gerät durch die Begegnung mit zwei Frauen in Bewegung: Julia (Belén Rueda) will ihm als Rechtsanwältin zu seinem Recht auf Selbstbestimmung verhelfen. Rosa (Lola Dueñas), eine einfache Frau aus dem Dorf, versucht ihn von der Schönheit des Lebens zu überzeugen. Beide sind bezaubert von Ramóns starker Persönlichkeit
 
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Mar adentro = The sea inside
Alternative Names
Alejandro Amenábar Chilean-Spanish writer, composer and director

Alejandro Amenábar chilenisch-spanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Komponist

Alejandro Amenábar cinéaste, scénariste et compositeur de musique de film

Alejandro Amenábar hiszpański reżyser filmowy, scenarzysta i kompozytor

Alejandro Amenábar regista, sceneggiatore e compositore spagnolo

Alejandro Amenábar Spaans filmregisseur

Alejandro Amenábar Spanish writer, composer and director

Alejandro Amenábar spanyol filmrendező, zeneszerző

Alexander Amenábar

Amenábar, Alejandro

Amenabar, Alejandro 1972-

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro 1972-

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro Fernando.

Amenábar Cantos, Alejandro Fernando 1972-

Cantos, Alejandro Fernando Amenábar.

Cantos, Alejandro Fernando Amenábar 1972-

Αλεχάντρο Αμενάμπαρ

Алехандра Аменабар

Алехандро Аменабар

Аляхандра Амэнабар

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אלחנדרו אמנבר

آلخاندرو آمنابار آهنگساز، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اسپانیایی

أليخاندرو آمينابار

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아메나바르, 알레한드로 1972-

알레한드로 아메나바르

アメナーバル, アレハンドロ

アレハンドロ・アメナーバル

亚历杭德罗·阿梅纳瓦尔

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The othersCartas desde el infierno