WorldCat Identities

Barranco, María 1961-

Overview
Works: 130 works in 376 publications in 3 languages and 4,179 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Dark comedy films  Sex comedy 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" by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 1,592 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 Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife
El viaje de Carol( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 668 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 Fernando Trueba( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Civil War torn Spain, Germany invites a group of filmmakers to shoot two versions of the Andalusian musical drama "The girl of your dreams" in Berlin. Happy to leave the war behind them, the troupe of Spaniards starts filming in Hitler's Berlin. The hospitality upon their arrival has more to do with the youthful charms of Macarena Granada. What's more, the only Andalusion-looking extras in Germany are the gypsies and Jewish prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners, the troupe must decide if the movie is more important than their lives
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 176 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
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of committing suicide after he loses his girl and has become a washed-up rock singer, Jota sees a motorcycle go over the side of a boardwalk. Going to investigate, he finds a young woman who has lost her memory. Jota convinces her that she has been living with him for several years and takes her to a camping site, The Red Squirrel, where he says they will become reacquainted. As her memory begins to return, events take an unexpected turn
Átame! by Pedro Almodvar( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 110 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
Don Juan, my love( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 109 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
El rey pasmado by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

31 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 106 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 Gmez Pereira( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 106 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
El viaje de Carol Carol's journey by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 105 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 99 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. Then the two take a vacation to the Red Squirrel campsite. But there may be more to Lisa than meets the eye
Bwana( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 57 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 )

11 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
99.9. The frequency of terror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 42 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 Jos Juan Bigas Luna( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a sheltered adolescent who loses her virginity to her brother's friend, which propels her on a sexual odyssey that later leads to her descent into the kinky and dangerous sexual underground in Madrid
Don Juan, mi querido fantasma by Antonio Mercero( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 30 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 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veronica, a frustrated nursing home director, and Azucena, sex-show performer, become unlikely partners in crime
Todos los hombres son iguales All men are the same by Manuel Gmez Pereira( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 28 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
La ardilla roja Red squirrel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemplating suicide as he stands against the parapet of a pier one summer night, ex-pop star Jota is interrupted by a sudden motorcycle crash. Rushing to the scene, he discovers the biker to be a young attractive woman with amnesia. Pretending to be her boyfriend, he names her Lisa, invents a shared history for the two of them, and whisks her off on a holiday to the Red Squirrel campsite. But there may be more to Lisa than meets the eye
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios"
Alternative Names
Barranco Garca, Mara de los Remedios

Barranco Garca, Mara de los Remedios 1961-

Barranco, Mara

Garca, Mara de los Remedios Barranco 1961-

Mara Barranco actrice

Mara Barranco hiszpańska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Mara Barranco Spaans acteur

Mara Barranco spanische Schauspielerin

Mara Barranco Spanish actress

Mara Barranco spansk skdespelare

Mara Barranco spansk skodespelar

Mara Barranco spansk skuespiller

Remedios Barranco Garca, Mara de los 1961-

Мария Барранко испанская актриса

Languages
Spanish (176)

English (11)

German (1)

Covers
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection