WorldCat Identities

Barranco, María 1961-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 443 publications in 5 languages and 5,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Sex comedy films  Dark comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Horror films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Historical 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 )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,835 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 )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 860 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 Civil War. Separated from her beloved father and as conditions in the village deteriorate, her eyes are opened to a shocking new world of excitement, intrigue and danger
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 317 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
Atame! = Tie me up/Tie me down! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rambunctious dark comedy. An unbalanced but alluring former mental patient takes a B-movie porn star prisoner in the hopes of convincing her to marry him. A highly unconventional romance that came on the spike heels of Almodovar's international sensation Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, this is a splashy, sexy central work in the career of one of the world's most beloved and provocative auteurs
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

36 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 286 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
Las brujas de Zugarramurdi by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 190 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 177 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 156 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 )

47 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 133 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 courtesans 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 )

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 93 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 Imanol Uribe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 73 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 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( 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
Las edades de Lulú by José Juan Bigas Luna( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 43 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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 38 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
Todos los hombres son iguales = All men are the same by Manuel Gómez Pereira( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 29 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
El Seductor = [The seducer] by José Luis García Sánchez( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 25 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
Anita no pierde el tren by Ventura Pons( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 year-old Anita is dismissed from her job at a movie theatre when the building is demolished. She returns to the building site ; she falls in love with a bulldozer driver who is younger than her and he returns her amorous advances
 
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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 aktore spanjolle

María Barranco hiszpańska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

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 (256)

English (15)

Catalan (7)

German (6)

French (1)

Covers
Viva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection