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Amenábar, Alejandro 1972-

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Most widely held works by Alejandro Amenábar
The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

191 editions published between 2000 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 2,312 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
Mar adentro = The sea inside by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

160 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 2,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story about Spaniard Ramon Sampedro who fought a 30 year campaign to win the right to end his life in dignity
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

149 editions published between 1997 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy playboy recounts in flashback how he fell in love with his best friend's girlfriend, subsequently becoming facially disfigured
Agora by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

98 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 1,173 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
Regression by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

44 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 735 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
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

118 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 691 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
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The others : original motion picture score by Alejandro Amenábar( )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartas desde el infierno by Ramón Sampedro( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 173 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
La lengua de las mariposas by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Finales del invierno de 1936. En un pequeno pueblo gallego, Mincho, un nino de ocho anos, se incorpora a la escuela tras una larga enfermedad. A partir de ese momento comienza su aprendizaje del saber y de la vida de mano de su amigo Roque y de su peculiar maestro (Fernando Fernan-Gomez) que les inculca conocimientos tan variados como el origen de la patata o la necesidad de que las lenguas de las mariposas tengan forma de espiral"--Container
Butterfly( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 122 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
Mar adentro : guión cinematográfico : versión de rodaje by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

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

Les Autres by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis : Ile de Jersey, 1945. La seconde guerre mondiale est terminés mais le mari de Grace n'est pas encore rentré. Seule dans une immense demeure victorienne, elle élève ses enfants qui souffrent d'une étrange maladie : ils ne supportent pas la lumière du jour. Pour tous les occupants du domaine, une seule règle vitale : la maison doit rester plongéedans l'obscurité
Das Meer in mir Mar adentro( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 50 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
Los otros : una película de Alejandro Amenábar by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who lives in a darkened old house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that her family home is haunted
Mientras dure la guerra = Lettre à Franco by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

13 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Espagne, été 1936. Le célèbre écrivain Miguel de Unamuno décide de soutenir publiquement la rébellion militaire avec la conviction qu'elle va rétablir l'ordre. Pendant ce temps, fort de ses succès militaires, le général Francisco Franco prend les rênes de l'insurrection. Alors que les incarcérations d'opposants se multiplient, Miguel de Unamuno se rend compte que l'ascension de Franco au pouvoir est devenue inéluctable." (Source : jaquette)
Mare dentro( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 33 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)
Agora( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 31 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
Los Otros by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages 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. Sola en un aislado caserón victoriano, educa a sus hijos dentro de estrictas normas religiosas. Los niños sufren una extraña enfermedad: no pueden recibir directamente la luz del día. Los tres nuevos sirvientes que se incorporan a la vida familiar deben aprender una regla vital: la casa estará siempre en penumbra, y nunca se abrirá una puerta si no se ha cerrado la anterior. Pero el estricto orden que Grace ha impuesto hasta entonces será desafiado
The others : music from the Dimension motion picture by Alejandro Amenábar( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Mar adentro = The sea inside
Mar adentro = The sea insideCartas desde el infierno
Alternative Names
Alejandro Amenábar

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, compositore, produttore cinematografico e montatore spagnolo

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-

Amenabaras Alejandro

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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