WorldCat Identities

Barranco, María 1961-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 388 publications in 5 languages and 4,250 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Sex comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Dark comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997,
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 )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy film about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who discovers her lover is a a Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife
El viaje de Carol by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 811 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
The red squirrel La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 283 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."
La niña de tus ojos Girl of your dreams by Fernando Trueba( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Spanish Civil War, Germany invites a selected group of filmmakers to Berlin to film two versions of the Andalusian musical drama, "The girl of your dreams," one in Spanish and the other in German. Eager to leave the war behind, the tiny troup leave Spain for Berlin. The hospitality displayed by the German Minister of Propaganda upon their arrival has more to do with the young charms of Macarena Granada. In addition, the only movie extras with Andalusian features are Jewish and Gypsy prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners and assists in his escape, calamity ensues. The troup must now decide if the movie is more important that their own welfare
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodovar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 160 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 )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 120 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
Atame! Tie me up/Tie me down! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 116 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
Boca a boca = Mouth to mouth by Manuel Gómez Pereira( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a down and out actor who gets a job with an erotic telephone service where the woman he falls in love with turns out to be the wife of his best client
Don Juan, my love( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 105 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. For 450 years, Don Juan has been lying in purgatory trying to repent for his sins. Now he's been given one more chance to perform a good deed to free himself from a phantom existence
Bwana by Manolo Uribe( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 62 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 neo-nazis
El efecto mariposa The chaos effect by Fernando Colomo( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 55 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
99.9. The frequency of terror by Agustí Villaronga( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 44 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
Las edades de Lulú by José Juan Bigas Luna( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young woman's sexual enlightenment and subsequent dangerous exploration of sexual perversion
Don Juan, mi querido fantasma by Antonio Mercero( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 34 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 )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veronica, a frustrated nursing home director, and Azucena, sex-show performer, become unlikely partners in crime
El Seductor [The seducer]( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosme, a 15 year-old adolescent boy falls in love with Merche, his sexy new neighbor, a 35 year-old married woman
Todos los hombres son iguales All men are the same( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three divorced men share a flat and live together without trouble until they hire a cleaning lady with whom they all flirt
Anita no pierde el tren by Ventura Pons( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Anita has worked for more than three decades in a motion picture box-office, she meets by chance and falls in love with a steam shovel operator at a neighboring construction site
Las travesuras navideñas de Manolito gafotas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando el tio Nico y su novia vienen de visita, la casa se convierte en un caos. De alguna manera Manolito se las arregla en medio de la locura para salir a flote
 
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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

Languages
Spanish (212)

English (13)

German (6)

Catalan (6)

Italian (1)

Covers
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection