WorldCat Identities

Bedoya, Alfonso 1904-1957

Overview
Works: 17 works in 67 publications in 3 languages and 4,236 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Western films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alfonso Bedoya
 
Most widely held works by Alfonso Bedoya
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

24 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him in search of gold in the wilds of central Mexico. Through enormous difficulties, they eventually succeed in finding gold, but bandits, the elements, and most especially greed threaten to turn their success into disaster
The big country by William Wyler( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-sea captain moves out west to marry his fiancee and live on her father's ranch, but clashes with a farmhand and discovers problems with the neighbors, and eventually falls for a school teacher instead. Adapted from Donald Hamilton's novel
Border incident by Anthony Mann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workers crossing illegally into California are being waylaid and killed on their return to Mexico. Law enforcement officers from the two countries team up to infiltrate the ring involved in the smuggling
Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young one: the game warden of a Carolina preserve and the teenage girl who lives on the island are isolated until jazz musician Traver arrives, on the run from a lynch mob. Gran Casino: In Tampico, two jail escapees start working for an oilman who is fighting a local casino owner. When the oilman disappears, his sister comes to take over the business, and finds it being run by one of the men. Believing that he has killed her brother to keep the wells for himself, she starts working as a singer in the same casino where her brother disappeared
Man in the saddle by André De Toth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randolph Scott portrays a pioneer of few words and unerring aim who jumps in the saddle when his ex-girl's new husband threatens to ruin his ranch
The stranger wore a gun by André De Toth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-Confederate spy for the Quantrill's Raiders, Jeff Travis torched and looted mercilessly for the "Confederate cause" during the Civil War. With the Union victory, he fears he is a wanted man and heads out West, closely followed by his long-time love Josie. He decides to settle in Prescott, Arizona, where he takes a job driving for the Conroy Stage Company. Soon enough, he learns that the town is now in the hands of outlaw gangs. Now he is expected to help in stealing gold shipments from the stage line
Ten wanted men( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott stars as Arizona rancher John Stewart, who is determined to rule his vast empire with strongwilled integrity. Stewart meets opposition, however, from a local landowner who prefers the persuasive power of the pistol to the letter of the law. Suddenly, Stewart is forced to defend himself and the woman he loves against his opponent's renegades who are determined to ransack the town
Film noir classic collection : 5 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
La perla by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quino & Juana, a poor married couple with a child, find their lives are forever changed when he find an over-sized pearl
La china Hilaria( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a farmhand who hires on as a fieldworker in the United States to earn enough money to marry his girlfriend, Hilaria. Hilaria gets tired of waiting and takes a job as a singer and is courted by a rich man and a bettor in town
Fortunes of Captain Blood ; Captain Pirate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fortunes of Captain Blood, Captain Peter Blood, a former doctor takes to piracy after he is exiled from England for treating the wounds of an enemy soldiers
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Jorge Negrete( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Si Adelita se fuera con otro: Adelita vive en los tiempos dificiles de Pancho Villa a quien quiere conocer
Las abandonadas by Querubim Lapa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

" ... Este drama mexicano dirigido por el "Indio" Fernández, en donde una mujer abandonada (Dolores del Río) y con un hijo comienza a trabajar en 1914 en un prostíbulo de donde la sacará un general revolucionario (Pedro Armendáriz) que queda prendado de su belleza. Sin embargo, los infortunios para la mujer no terminan ahí, porque el militar resulta ser un impostor y miembro de la temible y legendaria banda del "automovil gris", que azotó la ciudad por esos tiempos con una serie de sonados robos."--Envase
Jin xiu da di = The big country by John Archibald Wheeler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tai li er yu han ni si jia zi zu shi san shi nian shi chou, wei le shui yuan wen ti zhong ri zheng dou bu xiu, zui hou liang lao dui jue liao duan jiu hen, er mian chu liang zu zu ren da zhan de jie nan
 
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The treasure of the Sierra Madre
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Man in the saddleThe stranger wore a gunTen wanted menFortunes of Captain Blood ; Captain Pirate
Alternative Names
Alfonso Bedoya

Alfonso Bedoya acteur mexicain

Alfonso Bedoya acteur uit Mexico (1904-1957)

Alfonso Bedoya actor mexicà

Alfonso Bedoya meksikansk skodespelar

Alfonso Bedoya meksikansk skuespiller

Alfonso Bedoya Mexican actor

Alfonso Bedoya mexicansk skuespiller

Alfonso Bedoya mexikanischer Filmschauspieler

Alfonso Bedoya mexikansk skådespelare

Альфонсо Бедойа

ألفونسو بدويا ممثل مكسيكي

آلفونسو بدویا بازیگر مکزیکی

アルフォンソ・ベドヤ

阿方索·貝多亞

Languages
English (54)

Spanish (12)

German (1)