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Isbert, María 1917-2011

Overview
Works: 124 works in 325 publications in 1 language and 1,781 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodrama  Dark comedy films  Melodramas (Drama)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by María Isbert
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism"--Container
El verdugo = Executioner by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amado is a professional executioner about to retire. José Luis, soon to marry his daughter, Carmen, must inherit his father-in-law's unpopular profession in order to keep the house where they are going to live. All goes well until the day the son-in-law faces his first execution. Amadeo assures José Luis that the condemned man will be pardoned at the last minute, so José and his family take a vacation in Mallorca. But the pardon doesn't come
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banned in Spain and denounced by the Vatican, Luis Buñuel's irreverent vision of life as a beggar's banquet is regarded by many as his masterpiece. In it, novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism
Amanece que no es poco by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this surreal and caustic comedy set in the 1980's, a professor on sabbatical from the University of Oklahoma returns to the Spanish mountain village he grew up in. The village, to say the least, is a most peculiar place
El cochecito = The little coach by Marco Ferreri( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Anselmo, un anciano ya retirado, decide comprarse un cochecito de inválido motorizado ya que todos sus amigos pensionistas poseen uno. La familia se niega ante el capricho del anciano, pero él decide vender todas las posesiones de valor para comprárselo... Un clásico del cine español con el gran Pepe Isbert y guión de Azcona y Ferreri
Tormento by Pedro Olea( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the 19th century, a rich man returns from America to visit his relatives in Madrid. His relatives hope that he will marry one of their many daughters but, instead, he is attracted to their servant girl, who is already having an affair with a priest
Viridiana( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism"--Container
Celia by José Luis Borau( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celia is a seven year-old girl living in Madrid with her middle class family in the early 1930's. Her imagination and energy are the impulse behind numerous adventures which make home life anything but dull, both for Celia and for her parents
Un rayo de luz by Luis Lucia( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marisol es una niña huérfana de padre a quien su abuelo desprecia porque su hijo se casó sin su consentimiento. Poco a poco la niña le va ganando con su especial forma de cantar y su ternura
Búsqueme a esa chica by Fernando Palacios( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marisol y su padre viven en Palma de Mallorca, cantando allá donde haya turistas, hasta que en su camino se cruza un acaudalado americano que les llena la cabeza de ilusiones. Mientras, Toni y Mario hacen lo mismo que ellos, pero cantando canciones modernas
El bosque animado by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this idiomatically Spanish comedy, set in the woodlands of Galicia in the 1920s, a large cast of oddballs and fools somehow manage to carry on with their lives (and deaths). One of these odd ducks is a bandit who cannot quite manage to pull off a robbery, though the travelers he meets are quite obliging. Another is a ghost who wishes he had traveled to America before dying. Even a funeral is a source of laughter, as two spinster sisters send the dead one off into the afterworld with countless messages and admonitions for their deceased relatives."--Clarke Fountain, Rovi
La reina del Chantecler by Rafael Gil( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madrid, 1916. La Bella Charito, vedette del teatro Chantecler, centro de la vida alegre de la época, está enamorada de Federico, un caradura que se aprovecha de ella, cuando se cruza en su camino un joven cuya ingenuidad la conmueve
¡Vaya par de gemelos! by Pedro Lazaga( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pesar de ser gemelos, Lucas y Pedro sólo se asemejan en el físico, ya que mientras el primero es un hombre retraído y dominado por su mujer, al segundo le sobran experiencia, arrogancia e ingenio
Mi canción es para ti by Ramón Torrado( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manolo y “Tumbaíto”, dos amigos que trabajan juntos, deciden irse a Madrid a probar fortuna. Manolo tiene una voz espléndida y quiere debutar en público y hacerse famoso pero todos sus intentos fracasan, hasta que le cambia la suerte
El bosque animado by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un bandido, un pocero, una niña que trabaja, un chico que no quiere trabajar, una muchacha que emigra y un fantasma que busca compañía. Estos y otros personajes configuran el mundo fantástico que vamos descubriendo entre los árboles de un bosque. Frente al mundo de los pobres, el de los ricos: los señores del pazo, las veraneantes llegadas de Madrid y la patrona que explota a los niños porque su irremediable soltería ha exacerbado en ella el amor por el dinero. Entre todos, el tren que bordea los caminos del bosque, que trae y lleva pasajeros y es el único nexo que los une y los desune
Un, dos, tres... al escondite inglés by Iván Zulueta( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo de jóvenes están decididos a boicotear con sus medios la música estándar y se lanzan a la calle para impedir que su país sea representado en el festival de Mundocanal por una canción mediocre
¡Cómo está el servicio! by Mariano Ozores( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vicenta, una joven pueblerina, llega a Madrid para trabajar de sirvienta en la casa de un médico y se enamora locamente de su hijo. El muchacho, para evitar que su familia se quede sin servicio, sigue los consejos de su padre y finge estar enamorado de ella. Mientras, su primo Manolo, un simpático granuja, que trabaja como enfermero, embauca a varias chachas que le entregan su sueldo todos los meses porque les ha prometido comprar un piso antes de casarse con ellas
Soltera y madre en la vida by Javier Aguirre( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paco, mecánico de coches, asegura no ser el padre de la futura criatura que espera Julia. Don Ramiro, el padre de Julia, se enfada cuando su hija le confiesa que pronto será abuelo de un niño que no tendrá padre
Un beso en el puerto by Ramón Torrado( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manolo, empleado en una gasolinera cercana a Benidorm, es despedido por su desmedida afición al cante. Un amigo le cuenta su truco para conquistar a las turistas, y él decide ponerlo en práctica
A la pálida luz de la luna by José María González Sinde( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julio se ha separado recientemente de su mujer. A partir de entonces conocerá toda una serie de pintorescos personajes de la picaresca madrileña
 
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Alternative Names
Isbert, Maruja 1917-2011

MARIA ISBERT

María Isbert actrice espagnole

María Isbert actriță spaniolă

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María Isbert ban-aisteoir Spáinneach

María Isbert espainiar aktorea

María Isbert Spaans actrice (1917-2011)

María Isbert spanische Schauspielerin

María Isbert Spanish actor

María Isbert Spanish actress (1917-2011)

Soriano, María Vicenta Ysbert 1917-2011

Ysbert Soriano, María Vicenta 1917-2011

ماريا ايسبيرت

ماریا ایسبرت

이즈버트, 마리아 1917-2011

玛丽亚·伊斯贝特

Languages
Spanish (127)