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Mendes, José Manuel (Actor)

Works: 3 works in 10 publications in 2 languages and 932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Epic films  Fiction  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Television melodramas 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by José Manuel Mendes
Mistérios de Lisboa by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Portuguese and French and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The core story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy who are forbidden to marry, and his quest to discover the truth of his parentage. But this is just the start of an engrossing tale that follows a multitude of characters whose fates conjoin, separate and then rejoin again over three decades in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy
O estranho caso de Angélica by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical tale about a young photographer who falls madly in love with a woman he can never have, except in his dreams. Late one night, Isaac is summoned by a wealthy family to take the last photograph of a young bride, Angelica, who mysteriously passed away. Arriving at their estate, Isaac is struck by Angelica's beauty. But when he looks through his lens, the young woman appears to come to life. From that moment, Isaac will be haunted by Angelica day and night
Os Maias : cenas da vida romântica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the moral decline of a wealthy, powerful aristocratic Portuguese family over three generations in the 19th century
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.31 for Mistérios ... to 0.68 for Os Maias : ...)