WorldCat Identities

Barranco, María 1961-

Overview
Works: 150 works in 427 publications in 4 languages and 4,833 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Historical films  Sex comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by María Barranco
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman's lover leaves her, she discovers that the police are looking for her because of his criminal activities. After talking to a female lawyer, she discovers that her lawyer is her old lover's new girlfriend
El viaje de Carol by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
La niña de tus ojos = Girl of your dreams by Rafael Azcona( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Alemania nazi invita a un grupo de cineastas españoles cercanos al nuevo régimen a rodar la doble versión, alemana y española, del drama musical de ambiente andaluz "La niña de tus ojos", en los estudios de la UFA en Berlín
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

33 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. When "Lisa" has recovered physically, Jota takes her on vacation to a campground called "The Red Squirrel."
Tie me up! Tie me down!( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Después de pasarse media vida huyendo de los orfanatos, Ricky...un joven impulsivo y decidido, vive obsesionado con Marina...una actriz con quien se acostó una vez. Para conseguir su amor decide raptarla y encerrarla en su propia casa. Pero la ausencia de Marina pronto comienza a preocupar a su hermana Lola..."--www.filmaffinity.com
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepa is a successful actress, doing voice-dubbing and detergent commercials. She lives in a beautiful apartment in the heart of Madrid, with her lover and fellow actor Ivan. He has deserted her without warning, and may have gone back to his wife Lucia, who has been in a mental institution for twenty years. Pepa's best friend, Candela has an equally serious problem: her boyfriend has been arrested as a terrorist, and she needs to hide from the police. Ivan's son and pushy fiancée arrive, possible tenants for Pepa's apartment. As Pepa's apartment fills up, hearts are broken, stockings torn, suicide attempts botched, and windows smashed--the chaos of the day ends with soporifically terrific gazpacho for all
Las brujas de Zugarramurdi by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos parados (Mario Casas y Hugo Silva) cometen un atraco y huyen perseguidos por la policía (Pepón Nieto y Secun de la Rosa) y por la ex mujer de uno de ellos (Macarena Gómez). Así, se adentran en los bosques impenetrables de Navarra y caen en las garras de una horda de mujeres enloquecidas que se alimentan de carne humana
Viva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Gaudi afternoon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone in a foreign city, Cassandra must solve a family's darkest, deepest secrets before she can confront her own past
El rey pasmado by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

40 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the 17th century and the king of Spain is a young man, inexperienced in politics and love. Nevertheless, he soon discovers a world of new sensations in the arms of Marfisa, one of the most beautiful prostitutes of the court. The news runs from mouth to mouth, filtering through the walls of the palace
Boca a boca = Mouth to mouth by Manuel Gómez Pereira( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling actor reluctantly takes a job as a phone sex operator and falls for a sultry, mysterious caller who wants to do more than just talk
Don Juan, my love( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous lover seduces his way into the hearts and bedrooms of some happily surprised women in a most hilarious and sexy adventure
Bwana by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A taxi driver and his family picnic on a lonely beach where they meet Ombasi, an African newly arrived in Spain in search of his fortune. They spend a pleasant night talking but the morning brings a terrible surprise : the arrival of a group of neonazis
El efecto mariposa = The chaos effect by Fernando Colomo( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feature film from Spain. The complicated interrelationships of a motley group of Spaniards and Londoners including the nerdish student Luis, his mother Noelia, her younger sister Olivia and her actor husband Duncan, and their eccentric neighbour Oswald
Carol's journey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
99.9. The frequency of terror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lara is the host of a radio-call-in show dealing in psychic phenomena. Lara's estranged lover has been found dead in a small Spanish village. Her lover was executing strange experiments. She investigates and finds a world of secrets and horror
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios = Femmes au bord de la crise de nerfs by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'un des appartements les plus chics d'Espagne, quelques femmes, à bout de nerfs : Pepa est obsédée par son ex-amant Ivan qui vient de rompre, Candela a découvert que son amant était un terroriste chiite, Lucia sort tout juste d'un séjour de 20 ans dans un hôpital psychiatrique. Et il reste encore Marisa, la copine du fils d'Ivan, qui visite l'appartement... Ce film au rythme endiablé est une farce kitsch, libertine et malicieuse dans lequel les acteurs fétiches de Pedro Almodóvar nous font partager leur plaisir de jouer des personnages plus hystériques les uns que les autres. (Rédigé d'après la jaquette)
Las edades de Lulú( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her first affair with a young family friend, a teenage girl's amorous games lead to violence
Don Juan, mi querido fantasma by Antonio Mercero( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Don Juan Tenorio comes back to life on All Souls' Day, at midnight, and has 24 hour time to redeem himself. He has been trying to do that for 450 years now, without success. In the meantime a company is rehearsing the play "Don Juan". Don Juan the 'ghost' is mistaken for Don Juan the actor. After a series of farcical situations, the 'ghost' redeems himself and becomes human again, while the 'actor' ends up in the tomb
Todo por la pasta by Enrique Urbizu( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veronica, a frustrated nursing home director, and Azucena, sex-show performer, become unlikely partners in crime
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown
Alternative Names
Barranco García, María de los Remedios

Barranco García, María de los Remedios 1961-

Barranco, María

García, María de los Remedios Barranco 1961-

María Barranco actrice

María Barranco hiszpańska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

María Barranco Spaans acteur

María Barranco Spaans actrice

María Barranco spanische Schauspielerin

María Barranco Spanish actress

María Barranco spansk skådespelare

María Barranco spansk skodespelar

María Barranco spansk skuespiller

Remedios Barranco García, María de los 1961-

Мария Барранко испанская актриса

ماریا بارانکو بازیگر اسپانیایی

マリア・バランコ

Languages
Spanish (205)

English (11)

French (2)

German (2)

Covers
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdownViva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection