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Canal+ España (Firm)

Overview
Works: 151 works in 290 publications in 4 languages and 12,810 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  History  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Horror films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Canal+ España (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Canal+ España (Firm)
Volver by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raimunda lives in Madrid with her daughter Paula and her drunk husband Paco. Her sister, Sole, is separated and works clandestinely as a hairstylist for women. Years ago, in the sisters birth village, they lost their parents in a fire in La Mancha. Their aunt, Paula, still lives in the village and continues to speak about her sister Irene, mother of the two sisters, as if she were still alive. When the old aunt dies the situation changes and the past returns
El secreto de sus ojos = Secret in their eyes by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante 25 años un crimen ha permanecido imborrable en la memoria de Benjamín Esposito, ahora, en su madurez decide volver sobre esa historia: recorrer de nuevo aquel pasado de amor, muerte y amistad, pero esos recuerdos puestos en libertad repasados unas mil veces, cambiarán su visión de ese pasado, y reescribirán su futuro
El Espinazo del Diablo = The Devil's backbone by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twelve-year-old Carlos is the latest arrival to Santa Lucia School, an imposing stone building that shelters the orphans of the Republican militia and politicians during the last days of the Spanish Civil War. Carlos gradually uncovers the dark ties that bind the inhabitants of the school: hidden riches, sexual intrigue and the restless ghost of a murdered student"--Container
The skin I live in = La piel que habito by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an associate and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his best and most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Agora by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the end of the 4th century, a young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, and Hypatia, the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist
Machuca by Andrés Wood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Spanish and Turkish and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores Chile's bloody 1973 coup through the coming-of-age story of a pair of 12-year-old boys. From opposite extremes of society, Gonzalo and Pedro form an unlikely friendship as politics rip their world apart"
El Bola = Pellet by Achero Mañas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo (El Bola) is a 12-year-old boy raised in a violent and unforgiving environment. Embarrassed by his family life, he retreats from his classmates, engaging them only through a dangerous game
Lucía y el sexo = Sex and Lucia by Julio Medem( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the loss of her long-time boyfriend, Lucía seeks refuge on a quiet Mediterranean island where she meets a new man and begins to discover the dark secrets of her past relationship
Princesas by Fernando León( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caye, a Madrid prostitute, comes to the aid of Zule, a Dominican streetwalker beaten by a government official blackmailing her for free sex. They form a strong bond and imagine themselves as royalty, to offer them a glimpse of hope
Cosas que dejé en La Habana = Things I left in Havana by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three cuban sisters arrive in Madrid searching for a better situation. There they find an aunt of them who emigrated a long time ago and also a Cuban man who later tries to seduce and exploit them
Intacto = Intact by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bank robber named Tomas is the only survivor of a plane wreck, the luckless Federica thinks he's found the man who can defeat the Jew--the luckiest man alive, a Holocaust survivor who sits at the apex of a weird, underground world of increasingly dangerous gambles. But on their trail is a police detective named Sara who's pretty lucky herself--and as she learns more about how luck works, she begins to suspect she survived a car crash because she stole the luck of her husband and child, both of whom died
El Che by Maurice Dugowson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the myth and reality of Che Guevara including his friendship with Castro, his world travels, his days as guerilla leader and his death at age 39
Elefante blanco = White elephant by Pablo Trapero( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a shantytown in the slums of Buenos Aires, Julian and Nicolas work tirelessly to help the local people. Nicolas joins Julian in overseeing the construction of a hospital following the failure of a project he was leading in which paramilitary forces assassinated members of the community. Deeply troubled by his actions, Nicolas finds solace in Luciana. As Nicolas' beliefs wane, work on the hospital is halted, and the faith of the entire community is put to the test
Iluminados por el fuego = Blessed by fire by Tristán Bauer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After learning of a former infantry mate's attempted suicide, journalist Esteban returns to the Falkland Islands (or in Argentina, known as the Malvinas) to confront the horrors he experienced as an eighteen-year-old soldier. Presents the harrowing story of a group of young men sent to fight an un-winnable war and left to bear its emotional scars
Martín (Hache) by Adolfo Aristarain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martín "H" (for "hijo" [son in Spanish] thus his nickname, "hache" [Spanish for the letter "h"] or "Junior" in English) suffers an overdose after his girlfriend breaks up with him. Hache is directionless and difficult, so his mother sends him to live with his father, an Argentine expat who lives in Madrid. Martín tries to reach out to his son, but it soon becomes clear that Hache needs to leave his father's place and make his own way
La Celestina by Fernando de Rojas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful maiden Melibea does not return the love of young knight Calisto, he turns to the sorceress Celestina for help. The maiden and knight are joined, but Calisto's servants begin to feel jealous when he rewards Celestina for her help. Feeling that they also played a part in his winning over Melibea, the servants begin to plot revenge
The transporter by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La gran vida( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexy waitress down on her luck meets a charming, big-spending "millionaire." While the two indulge in a romance, complete with expensive dinners, hundreds of roses, and a champagne-filled swimming pool, the clock is ticking on a million-dollar debt to the mob. Secrets on both sides abound. Will this spicy fairy tale have a happy ending?
El método = The method by Marcelo Piñeyro( Visual )

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

Seven people are called for a job interview. They all take part in a psychological test known as the Gronholm Method, a series of questions, scenarios and bizarre test questions. People begin to take things personally as the competition becomes more intense
Guerreros by Daniel Calparsoro( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish Army platoon is sent to Kosovo as part of the peace keeping forces. Their only objective is to restore electricity in the destroyed towns. Due to unexpected circumstances, they get involved in a fight between Serbs and Macedonians where they are attacked and hunted from both sides alternatively, without knowing who are they protecting or who is the enemy
 
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Alternative Names
Canal + España (Firm)

Canal más España (Firm)

Canal Plus España (Firm)

Canal+ Spanien (Firm)

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El Espinazo del Diablo = The Devil's backboneIntacto = IntactLa gran vida