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Savage, Carlos

Overview
Works: 121 works in 227 publications in 2 languages and 3,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Religious films  Surrealist films  Humor  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, edm, Composer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carlos Savage
El ángel exterminador = Exterminating angel by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a lavish dinner party in a stately mansion, the guests believe themselves unable to leave the premises. As the days pass, the elaborate facades of their social positions collapse and they are forced to live like animals. Finally discovering they are actually free to leave, they go to church to give thanks, where they are again trapped
Simón del desierto( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2021 in Spanish and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SIMON OF THE DESERT is Luis Buñuel's wicked and wild take on the life of devoted ascetic Saint Simeon Stylites, who waited atop a pillar surrounded by a barren landscape for six years, six months, and six days, in order to prove his devotion to God. Yet the devil, in the figure of the beautiful Silvia Pinal, huddles below, trying to tempt him down. A skeptic's vision of human conviction, Buñuel's short and sweet satire is one of the master filmmaker's most renowned works of surrealism
Los Olvidados = The young and the damned by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film focuses on Pedro, a young boy whose mother has no use for him, and who becomes involved with a malevolent gang of delinquents; and on Jaibo, an older, more hardened youth, who leads Pedro deeper into the world of crime. Despite Pedro's sincere attempts to reform, he moves inevitably toward tragedy. The film is entirely based on actual events and all characters are authentic
Robinson Crusoe by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1659 and after a shipwreck, the sole survivor, Robinson Crusoe, is washed ashore on a deserted tropical island. Suddenly faced with a hostile and unknown wilderness, he carves out a life for himself with his bare hands. Remarkably, he learns how to survive the maddening absence of human companionship and intense loneliness. An amazing story about the human spirit's ability to endure what seems like insurmountable challenges
Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 149 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
El ángel exterminador = The exterminating Angel by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of high-society friends are invited to a mansion for dinner and inexplicably find themselves unable to leave
El callejón de los milagros = Midaq Alley by Jorge Fons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Mexican Hollywood star Salma Hayek and with 49 international awards (including a Golden Ariel Award and a Goya Award for Best Spanish Language Foreign Film); this is the most-awarded film in Mexican history!
Nazarín by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humble priest is forced to leave the priesthood because of his relationship with women
Espaldas mojadas by Alejandro Galindo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timeless and poignant tale dramatizing the plight of Mexican migrant workers in the U.S. Rafael, in trouble and in need of work, crosses the border to a new life. He does not adapt to life in the U.S. though and ultimately returns to Mexico
The young and the damned (Los olvidados) by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part social commentary, part surrealistic art, this film features a group of juvenile delinquents who live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City
The big cube( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former actress and a widow to a wealthy tycoon who died in an accident off the coast of Mexico, is targeted by her spoiled step-daughter for the inheritance
Exterminating angel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review of this 1962 film: "Guests at elegant dinner party cannot bring themselves to leave, begin to starve and die after several days. Wry assault on bourgeois manners by master surrealist Buñuel."--Leonard Maltin's Movie guide. Rating 3.5
Los hermanos muerte ; Pedro Pármano( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Páramo: After his mother's death Juan Preciado travels to the ghost town of Comala where he learns the truth about his father
Tres tristes tigres by Gilberto Gazcón( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three childhood friends all receive the same letter from a lawyer, it brings them back to the town they left years ago for the reading of their former teacher's will, the three men begin to bicker and as a result get thrown in jail. Matters become even more complicated when each man falls for one of the other's sisters, and when they become a bit too familiar with the local jail
Kino( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Isabella sent Eusebio Francisco Kino to the New World in 1681. In his fight to explore the New World, Kino came into conflict with the Catholic Church, Spanish soldiers, Indians, and nature itself
Él( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a middle aged man, a wealthy pillar of local society, whose fascination with an attractive young woman turns into obsession. Although he wins her hand and they marry, he becomes convinced beyond all reason that she is being unfaithful. His paranoia eventually leads him to attempted murder and insanity
Más negro que la noche( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four women ... move to a creepy house, inherited by one of them from an old aunt; as a condition, they must take care of the aunt's pet, a black cat. Once the pet is mysteriously found dead, a series of bizarre murders begins"--Wikipedia
La barraca by Roberto Gavaldón( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of violence and subsistence among peasants as they try to prevent the loss of a house they found after years of moving from place to place
La risa de la ciudad( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The good and bad of big city living is seen through the lives of a group of street clowns
Una familia de tantas by Alejandro Galindo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodrigo runs his household like his own private kingdom, demanding obedience and respect from his submissive wife, Dona Gracia, and their five children. This strictly maintained state of affairs is disturbed with the arrival of charming salesman Roberto, who convinces Rodrigo to purchase a vacuum cleaner and a fridge, then enchants his fifteen-year-old daughter Maru. When Maru declares that she intends to marry Roberto, she defies her father and the entire patriarchal order he represents
 
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Carlos Savage actor and film editor from Mexico

Carlos Savage actor y editor cinematográfico de México

Carlos Savage filmeditor uit Mexico (1919-2000)

Carlos Savage mexikanischer Schauspieler und Cutter

Carlos Savage mexikanischer Schauspieler und Filmeditor

Carlos Savage monteur de cinéma mexicain

Savage Suárez, Carlos 1919-2000

Կառլոս Սավաջ

كارلوس سايڤاج

カルロス・サバヘ

卡洛斯・沙維奇

卡洛斯·萨维奇

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