WorldCat Identities

Noriega, Joseph 1899-1952

Overview
Works: 8 works in 11 publications in 3 languages and 863 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film noir 
Roles: Producer, fme
Classifications: PN1995.9.F54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph Noriega
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second screen version of Raymond Chandler's detective thriller (the first: The falcon takes over) was also the first screen characterisation of Philip Marlowe. Chandler considered Powell's portrayal closest to his own concept of Marlowe and the first person narration preserves Chandler's prose style. The blend of the hard-boiled tradition and "a kind of muted expressionism" was the archetype for many films that followed
Dos caras tiene el destino( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor, abandoned by his wife, falls into an alcoholic pit and then flees when one of his patients dies. When the dead patient is identified as the doctor himself, an opportunity opens for the doctor to claim a new identity
El ahijado de la muerte( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an old cemetery in 1911, a group of revolutionaries hear the tale of a man whos godmother is Death
La bestia negra( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A train engineer named Don Rodolfo and his fireman, Toño are on their way to their train, which Toǫ refers to as his "negra" ("black one"), when they encounter another trainman, a passenger line conductor, who informs Don Rodolfo that there is trouble in preparations for the national convention of railwaymen
Farewell, my lovely by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A private eye searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend [c.f. Halliwell's Film Guide]
The Body snatcher by Robert Wise( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Karloff portrays a cab driver in mid-19th century Edinburgh who earns extra money by supplying corpses to one of the most prestigious medical professors in the city. Blackmail and murder round out this story of psychological terror
El castigo de dios( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Padre de mas de cuatro( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Juan León, a worker on El Rancho Grando, returns home from a cockfight after his rooster lost. Mara̕ Lupe, the daughter of the hacienda patrón, and her aunt, Doña Gertrudis, return from a trip to the U.S. and Europe. Juan León is excited to see her and makes a great effort to make himself presentable--an unusual event--but when María Lupe appears, she doesn't even notice him. Later, he must accompany her on a horse ride and she asks him if he likes any women; he replies that he loves only his mother
 
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.25 for Murder, my ... to 0.81 for Padre de m ...)

Alternative Names
Noriega, J. M. (Jos M.), 1899-1952

Noriega, J. M. (Joseph M.), 1899-1952

Noriega, Jos M., 1899-1952

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