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Pérez Grobet, Xavier 1964-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 279 publications in 9 languages and 19,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Romance films  Children's films  Animated films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Actor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Xavier Pérez Grobet
Monster house by Gil Kenan( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three adventurous kids set out to save their neighbourhood from a house thats actually a living breathing monster in this comically-frightful tale presented by Robert Zemeckis and Steven Spielberg. A masterful construction of laughs, chills, inventive animation and classic story telling, Monster House is perfectly designed for kids, adults and anyone who's looking for a great big dose of movie magic
Whiskey tango foxtrot( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Tina Fey shines' in this wickedly entertaining comedy about finding yourself in the most unlikely of places. Stuck in a rut, reporter Kim Baker (Fey) decides to shake things up by leaving her desk job in New York and taking a dangerous assignment in Afghanistan. Far from home and completely out of her comfort zone, a culture-shocked Kim befriends an adventurous reporter (Margot Robbie), a no-nonsense Colonel (Billy Bob Thornton) and a charming photojournalist (Martin Freeman) to help her navigate this crazy new world. Amidst the chaos, Kim discovers her true strength as she risks it all to find the next big story in the film critics are calling 'smart and absurdly funny'."--Container
Enough said by Julia Louis-Dreyfus( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die alleinerziehende Eva lernt den sympathischen Albert kennen und verliebt sich in ihn. Zeitgleich schliesst sie Freundschaft mit der ebenfalls geschiedenen Marianne. Es dauert einige Zeit, bis Eva begreift, dass der Ex, über den Marianne nichts Gutes zu sagen weiss, Albert ist
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfaldet findes i alle kroge af den underjordiske by Ember, hvor generatoren, der skal forsyne samfundet med energi, synger på sidste vers. Dommedag synes nær, men to børn finder spor af forfædrenes planer, som indbefatter en flugtrute til jordens overflade!
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hilarious and heartfelt comedy about five couples whose interwined lives are turned upside down by the challenges of impending parenthood."--Container
Focus by Denise Di Novi( Visual )

10 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein erfolgreicher Trickbetrüger der den Fokus nicht verlieren will
Before night falls by Julian Schnabel( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look at the life of Cuban author Reinaldo Arenas, from childhood in Cuba to his death in New York City. His writings and homosexuality get him in trouble with Castro's Cuba and he spends two years in prison before leaving for the United States. Victimized by a government that banned his books and jailed him for a crime he didn't commit, [poet] Reinaldo [Arenas] endured unspeakable persecution in a courageous stand against censorship and oppression. Without a country, but not without integrity, he fled to America where he continued to fight for personal expression and produced a stirring body of work."--Container
Tortilla soup( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three grown sisters, Maribel, Leticia and Carmen try to cope and live with the fact that their father Martin, a veteran chef is losing his sense of taste. Martin has one simple rule: be at home for Sunday dinner and attendance is both mandatory and non-negotiable. A rift in the family develops when the sisters develop relationships and an obnoxious woman sets her sights on Martin's affections
I love you Phillip Morris by Glenn Ficarra( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ein ehemals braver Familienvater outet sich nach einem einschneidenden Nahtod-Unfall als homosexuell, schlägt eine Karriere als Hochstapler ein und begegnet im Gefängnis seiner großen Liebe. Wieder auf freiem Fuß, nimmt die schiefe Bahn jedoch kein Ende. [...]" [filmdienst.de]
In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic young woman falls for a rebel leader and takes on a murderous dictator. Today, November 25 is observed in many Latin American countries as the International Day Against Violence Towards Women. This is based on the story of the Mirabal sisters, whose deaths became the final blow to the regime of Leonidas Trujillo, who was assassinated six months later
Brad's status by Ben Stiller( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father takes his son to tour colleges on the East Coast and meets up with an old friend who makes him feel inferior about his life's choices
The woodsman by Nicole Kassell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and German and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pedophile attempts to pull his life together after serving a 12-year prison sentence
A painted house by Scott Glenn( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10-year-old Luke lives with his parents and grandparents in Arkansas during the Korean War. To pick the cotton in their fields, they must hire "hill people" and Mexicans. Hank is a "hill person" who doesn't take kindly to people looking down on him. Luke witnesses a fight that Hank gets into that causes the death of another person. With better times ahead to look forward to, the town gets excited about a new invention - television
Nine lives by Rodrigo García( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life"--Internet movie database
Nacho Libre( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ignacio 'Nacho' is a cook by day in a Mexican orphanage who moonlights as a lucha libre wrestler to raise money for the orphans
Santitos by Alejandro Springall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guided by saintly visitations following the disappearance of her only dauhgter, Esperanza embarks on a pilgrimage from her home village in Veracruz to Tijuana and Los Angeles
Cavedweller( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Delia, a determined young mother who decides to return to her rural southern hometown after the unexpected death of her second husband. There she must face the two daughters and abusive husband she abandoned a decade ago
Mother and child Mati in hči by Mary Cassatt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant look at the female body and it's relationship to the universal soul's journey
 
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Monster house
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Grobet, Xavier

Grobet, Xavier Pérez.

Grobet, Xavier Pérez 1964-

Pérez Grobet, X. 1964-

Pérez-Grobet, Xavier

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Xavier Grobet Mexican cinematograph

Xavier Pérez Grobet director of photography uit Mexico

Xavier Pérez Grobet mexikanischer Kameramann

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Before night fallsTortilla soupIn the Time of the ButterfliesThe woodsmanNine livesCavedweller