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Amenábar, Alejandro 1972-

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The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

179 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,255 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 )

153 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,213 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 )

133 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,291 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 )

77 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,137 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 )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 669 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 )

83 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 666 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 )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being both young and wealthy, the life of publishing tycoon David Aames still seems incomplete - until he meets the woman of his dreams. An encounter with a jealous lover, however, sends David's world out of control, rocketing him on a roller-coaster ride of romance, sex, suspicion and dreams
Butterfly by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy young boy is brought out of his cocoon by a wise teacher who shows him the wonder of the natural world around him, amidst the growing tensions and chaos of the Spanish Civil War
The others : original motion picture score by Alejandro Amenábar( )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartas desde el infierno by Ramón Sampedro( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 185 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
Das Meer in mir Mar adentro( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and held by 53 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 )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 47 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 46 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
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Angela begins researching her thesis on violence in TV and cinema she enlists the help of her tutor, Figueroa, who searches through the university library for violent material for her to watch. Upon finding Figueroa dead in the university projection room, Angela takes the tape he has been viewing ... she has in her possession a 'snuff' movie." [box cover note]
Tesis by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een filmstudente onderzoekt de dood op haar docent die te maken blijkt te hebben met een zogenaamde 'snuff movie' waarop een studente gruwelijk vermoord wordt
Mar adentro : guión cinematográfico : versión de rodaje by Alejandro Amenábar( Book )

11 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The others : music from the Dimension motion picture by Alejandro Amenábar( Recording )

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

Les Autres by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 32 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
Mare dentro( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 27 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)
El mal ajeno = For the good of others by Oskar Santos( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diego is a doctor so used to working in extreme situations that he has immunized himself to others' pain. He has switched off from his work, his partner and his commitment as a father. Over the course of a disturbing meeting, Diego is threatened with a gun. Hours later, he can only remember the sound of a bang and the strange feeling of having being hit with something more than a bullet. Diego has to take an irreversible decision which will affect his own life and that of his loved ones. --Anonymous summary from Internet Movie database
 
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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 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

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アメナーバル, アレハンドロ

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亚历杭德罗·阿梅纳瓦尔

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