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Isbert, José 1885-1966

Overview
Works: 74 works in 244 publications in 3 languages and 723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.45
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  José Isbert Publications about José Isbert
Publications by  José Isbert Publications by José Isbert
posthumous Publications by José Isbert, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about José Isbert
 
Most widely held works by José Isbert
Bienvenido Mister Marshall ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of tiny Villar del Rio hear that they have been selected for aid under the Marshall Plan. The promise of great wealth transforms the village overnight
El verdugo by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 93 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
Faustina ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una mujer fascinadora, decidida a conquistar por todos los medios el amor, el poder y la fama. Y un Diablo autentico, que pretende por todos los medios de evitarlo. Porque tambien los diablillos tienen su corazoncito enamorado. Con esto una pugna de habilidades estrategemas y trucos infernales. Y el resultado que ya se estan figurando ustedes, porque cuando una mujer quiere salirse con la suya no hay poderes del infierno que valgan"--Container
El cochecito by Marco Ferreri ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black comedy about an old man who wants a motorized wheelchair so he can ride through town with his disabled friends
Marco Ferreri collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Tales of ordinary madness, 1981) Charles Serking, a hard-drinking poet living in the dark-alley of the world, is surrounded by desperate and depraved characters such as his ex-wife and Cass, the prostitute he loves. Cass inspires him to write and soon he must choose between her and his "art."
Los jueves, milagro by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the village of Fuentecilla, there is a medicinal spa which was very popular in the past but that now has been forgotten by the public. In order to bring back the tourists, the "prominent men" of the village organize a fake miracle: the apparition of San Dimas, the local patron saint, which will take place every Thursday night. At first it works, but trouble begins when a stranger appears, claiming that he knows what's going on and making peculiar demands in exchange for his silence"--Internet Movie Database
Calabuch by Luis García Berlanga ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired atomic scientist settles in a peaceful Spanish village. But he can't remain sedentary for long, and soon he's off and about developing a new kind of rocket. So much for his retirement, and so much for the peace and quiet in his village, which is soon overrun with reporters and spies
La gran familia ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The challenges of daily life in a very large, multi-generational Spanish family
Historias de la radio by José Luis Saenz de Heredia ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tres historias surgidas por los concursos radiofónicos. La primera de unos inventores que necesitan dinero para proseguir sus investigaciones. La segunda de un ladrón que contesta a la llamada desde la casa donde está robando y la tercera la de un niño que necesita el dinero para poder ir a Suecia y recibier allí un tratamiento médico
El cochecito The little coach ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy about an old man who wants a motorized bicycle so he can ride through town with his crippled friends. When his family refuses to buy him a bike as well he methodically poisons his family members one by one, using their tiny legacies to finance his purchase. Strange but true: the audience's sympathy is with the elder gent in this study of aging, loneliness, neglect and rebellion
Mi tio Jacinto by Ladislao Vajda ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacinto, a bull fighter in his younger days, lives in poverty. Accompanied by his young nephew, he attempts to make a comeback
La petite voiture by Marco Ferreri ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Anselmo est un octogénaire en pleine forme. Il vit chez ses enfants et a pour seul ami Don Lucas, un invalide qui possède une petite voiture dhandicapé motorisée. Don Anselmo décide quil aura lui aussi le même genre de voiture. Coûte que coûte. Même sil doit tuer pour cela Sec et grinçant, proche du surréalisme, avec, en toile de fond, une critique de la société franquiste
Las ladrones somos gente honrada ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Castelar, "El Tío del Gabán" y "El Pelirrojo" son tres delincuentes de poca monta que se dedican al carterismo organizado en el Rastro de Madrid. Un día se reúnen por deseo de su antiguo socio Daniel "El Melancólico", que planea cometer un robo en una joyería
Villa Alegre ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pepe y su compañero, dos camioneros, llegan a un pueblecito de Andalucía, llamado Villa Alegre, donde todo son disputas acerca de la construcción de una carretera, entre partidarios y detractores
Bombas para la paz by Antonio Román ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Carlos, un ilustre científico, víctima de un ataque al corazón que puede acabar con su vida, comunica a Alfredo, su ayudante, el secreto de su maravilloso descubrimiento
Mi vida artística : memorias: su teatro, su cine, su época by José Ysbert Alvarruiz ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bienvenido míster Marshall by Luis Emilio Calvo-Sotelo ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un caballero andaluz by Luis Lucia ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular and distinguished personality, who without an urge for gain, set out to fight bulls with a short spear in all of the plazas of Spain and he donates all of his profits for the maintenance of an orphanage. After the death of his son, the grace, gratefulness and tenderness of a gypsy woman, Colorín, brings job back into the life of the famous Andalusian horseman
Sabían demasiado ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los negocios de la banda de descuideros del "Señorito" van de capa caída. "El Cajero", administrador de la sociedad, acusa a los viejos métodos de trabajo como responsables de la situación, y sugiere enviar al "Señorito" a Chicago, para realizar un curso de capacitación
Lola la Piconera ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Localizada en Cádiz, en la época de la guerra contra los franceses, Lola la Piconera es una Juana de Arco a la española. La cantaora anima a los compatriotas a luchar contra el invasor y deja su vida en ello con tal de conseguirlo
 
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Alternative Names
Alvarruiz, José Isbert, 1885-1966
Alvarruiz, José Ysbert, 1886-1966
Isbert Alvarruiz, José, 1885-1966
Isbert, José 1886-1966
Isbert, Pepe
Isbert, Pepe, 1885-1966
JOSE ISBERT
Ysbert Alvarruiz, José, 1886-1966
Ysbert, José
Ysbert, José, 1886-1966
Ysbert, Pepe 1886-1966
Languages
Spanish (165)
Italian (1)
English (1)