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Ruiz-Anchía, Juan

Overview
Works: 118 works in 242 publications in 5 languages and 5,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Juan Ruiz-Anchía
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Die Makler eines New Yorker Immobilienbüros werden vor die Alternative gestellt, entweder unverkäufliche Objekte zu verkaufen oder ihren Job zu verlieren. Verfilmung eines Bühnenstücks, das eine aktuelle Illustration der Folgen der Reagan-Ideologie vor dem Hintergrund der anhaltenden Rezession in den USA darstellt." [film-dienst.de]
Innocent voices by Leonor Varela( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In war torn 1980's El Salvador, Chava, an eleven-year-old boy, suddenly becomes the 'man of the house' in a time when the government's army is forcibly recruiting children for civil war. As his single mother fights to protect her children, their village becomes both playground and battlefield. This is about life, love, the hope of peace, and the ennobling power of the human spirit. Based on the true story of screenwriter Oscar Torres's embattled childhood
Confidence by James Foley( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Vig was set to pull off the con of a lifetime until his old mark became his new partner and he had to scramble to find a way out with the money and his life
House of games( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A therapist and best-selling author must confront her own demons when she meets a man who has gambling debts and she feels compelled to help him
Focus( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish
Dying young by Marti Leimbach( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assunta per assistere Victor, ricco e giovane leucemico, l'infermiera Hilary, povera e ignorante, passa dalla pietà all'amore. (Morandini)
The crew( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about a set of golden-year goodfellas fighting to protect their last piece of turf! Back in the days when mobsters were larger than life, none lived bigger than Bobby, "Bats", "The Brick", and "Mouth". But now well into retirement, the old crew find themselves suddenly facing eviction from their run-down Miami Beach hotel -- The Raj Mahal. That's when they decide there's only one thing left to do -- turn back the clock and pull one last "hit" in order to save their home!
No good deed( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cello-playing cop Jack Friar searches for a teenage runaway on Turk Street and ends up in the home of an elderly couple. The house also turns out to be the headquarters for a gang of criminals who are planning a bank robbery, and Jack is quickly held hostage. When Jack is left alone with the leader's girlfriend, a master manipulator of the gang, he teaches her to play the cello and the two share a mutal attraction. Jack can't decide if she's for real or just manipulating him too. Especially since Erin continues to manipulate gang leader Tyrone, violent thug Hoop, and inside man David
Mr. Jones by Mike Figgis( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who is a manic-depressive on the verge of self-destruction is saved by the love of the concerned therapist assigned to his case
The jungle book by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic tale of Mowgli the jungle boy who is raised by wolves after being lost when a tiger attacked an encampment and killed his father. Years later he finds himself reunited with his childhood love Kitty and back in the "civilization" of Colonial India, which he finds far less civilized then his jungle haunts. The search for a lost treasure shows who the truly civilized members of society are
Rumble in the Bronx ; The corruptor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumble in the Bronx: A Hong Kong cop visiting New York for his uncle's wedding accidentally uncovers a diamond smuggling ring. The corruptor: The head of NYPD's Asian Gang Unit attempts to diffuse a gang war in Chinatown with the help of his knowledgable but naive partner
Spartan by Val Kilmer( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret Service agent Robert Scott is assigned to the kidnapping case of Laura Newton, the missing daughter of a high-ranking political official. Scott is teamed up with rookie agent Curtis. Aided by the FBI and the CIA, the team discovers a human trafficking operation that may lead to Laura's kidnappers. Meanwhile, political operative Stoddard refuses to cooperate with the rescue mission. Scott and Curtis are forced to quit the investigation when the media reports Laura's death. Believing her to be alive, Curtis is motivated to start up a dangerous unofficial investigation of his own
The last of the finest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Daly is a cop who takes his work and his honor seriously. When his investigation of a drug ring gets too close to a sensitive government operation, Daly goes outside of the law to bring the smugglers, arms dealers, and government agents to justice
New Port South( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school student, Maddox, an intelligent but moody teenager, believes schools aren't designed to educate so much as they're used to control young people and bend them to the will of the state. Maddox wants to throw off the yoke of the school's authority, especially after he hears tales of a student named Stanton who attended the same school years before. Stanton openly defied the school system and was sent to a mental hospital for his troubles. Maddox and his friends try to find out the truth about the legendary Stanton as they plot a large-scale rebellion of their own
Muerte en Granada = Death in Granada( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the disappearance of Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca during the Spanish Civil War
Glengarry Glen Ross( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Times are tough in a New York office; the salesmen (Shelley Levene, Ricky Roma, Dave Moss, and George Aaronow) are given a strong incentive by Blake to succeed in a sales contest. The prizes? First prize is a Cadillac Eldorado, second prize is a set of steak knives, third prize is the sack! There is no room for losers in this dramatically masculine world; only "closers" will get the good sales leads. There is a lot of pressure to succeed, so a robbery is committed which has unforseen consequences for all the characters." IMDB
Lost angels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a a violent scrape with the police, a rebellious Los Angeles teen is sent to a private psychiatric hospital where he makes a connection with a compassionate psychiatrist who has troubles of his own
The Corruptor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With help from a NYC policeman, a top immigrant cop tries to stop drug-trafficking and corruption by immigrant Chinese Triads, but things get complicated when the Triads try to bribe the policeman
Bunraku( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un mundo sin armas de fuego, un misterioso vagabundo llega a una extraña ciudad en la que sus habitantes viven aterrorizados por el despiadado Nicola y su ejército de matones. El vagabundo se ve forzado a confiar en un joven samurai que busca restablecer el honor de su familia, y en el dueño del bar de la ciudad que ha estado esperando reunir a un equipo para acabar con el tiránico régimen de Nicola
Off the map( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bo, an 11-year-old girl, lives in a remote desert area of New Mexico, with her mother, a free spirit, and her father, who is losing a battle with depression. One day an IRS agent visits the family, to perform an audit, and decides that he would rather stay than return to his job. He becomes a catalyst for major changes and discoveries affecting every member of the family
 
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Alternative Names
Anchía, Juan António Ruiz-.

Anchia, Juan R. 1949-

Anchía, Juan Ruiz.

Anchía, Juan Ruiz 1949-

Juan Ruiz Anchía

Juan Ruiz Anchía cinematographer

Juan Ruiz Anchía Spaans director of photography

Juan Ruiz Anchía spanischer Kameramann

Juan Ruiz Antxia

Ruiz Anchia, Juan.

Ruiz-Anchía, Juan 1949-

Ruiz-Anchía, Juan António.

Руис Анчиа, Хуан испанский и американский кинооператор

ג'ון רויז אנצ'יה

フアン・ルイス・アンチア

Languages
English (89)

Spanish (24)

German (3)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Covers
No good deed