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Alterio, Héctor 1929-

Works: 216 works in 950 publications in 7 languages and 8,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Héctor Alterio
Most widely held works by Héctor Alterio
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

83 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Argentina, Alicia lives the sheltered life of the wife of a wealthy businessman but her whole life changes when she discovers that her daughter, adopted at birth, may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos." In an effort to put her own demons to rest, and to keep the family together, Alicia investigates the 1970s campaign of torture and murder by Argentina's military dictatorship. This is the true account of a woman's need to tell the truth even if it would risk tearing apart her own family. This film won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1986
El hijo de la novia = The son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

67 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael is a 42-year-old divorced father and restaurant owner who is overwhelmed with life. He feels guilty that he doesn't visit his mother, who is stricken with Alzheimer's disease; he lives in his father's shadow; he doesn't spend enough time with his daughter and he can't commit to his girlfriend. When a series of unexpected events occurs, Rafael re-evaluates his life
Yo, la peor de todas = I, the worst of all by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filme sobre la religiosa y poetisa mexicana Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, quien a los veinte años entró a un convento en el cual pudo crear un espacio privado para acceder al conocimiento y a la educación que en el siglo XVII le estaban vedados a las mujeres. Drama biográfico dirigido por la fallecida directora argentina María Luisa Bemberg (Camila) basándose en un voluminoso ensayo del poeta Octavio Paz
Camila by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the tragic true story of Buenos Aires socialite Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love with, and runs away with, a young Jesuit priest, Uladislao Gutiérrez
Intruders( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though no one can see him, Hollow Face lurks in the corners, desperately desiring love but only knowing how to spread fear and hate. He creeps into the life of John Farrow (Clive Owen) after Farrow's beloved 13-year-old daughter Mia is assaulted in their home. The line between the real and the imaginary blurs as fissures start to open within the family unit. It seems that no security measure can keep Hollow Face out
Summer of the colt( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every summer Daniel and his two siblings visit their grandfather's ranch. This summer Daniel faces the ultimate challenge of breaking in his first horse, and quickly learns that success will not come easy. As Daniel struggles to become a seasoned wrangler, his vibrant enthusiasm inspires his proud and stubborn grandfather to reclaim the peace and serenity of his youth
Caballos salvajes( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caballos Salvajes is a lively yet poignant Argentine crime adventure about three fugitive rookie anarchists who transform themselves into media darlings after their botched robbery
Amanecer de un sueño = Awakening from a dream( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandoned by his mother at the age of eight, Marcel is raised by his loving grandfather, Pascual. But when he turns 21 and prepares to move out, starting a new life with his girlfriend, he must choose between caring for Pascual, who has become sick with old age, and pursuing his dreams and desires
Esperando al Mesías by Daniel S Burman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic young Jewish man befriends a genial homeless man and a bisexual Christian woman, with unexpected consequences
Teresa de Jesus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historically accurate mini series, based on the life of the sixteenth century nun and mystic writer, Santa Teresa de Jesús (sometimes called Santa Teresa de Avila), offers an account of the times when this mystic nun was setting up Carmelite monasteries in the deepest depths of the interior of Spain. It follows her life from the time Teresa was about 23 to her death in 1852
El ultimo tren = The last train( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood producers decide to purchase an antique locomotive in Uruguay. While the news is welcomed by many locals, members of the 'Friends of the Railroad Association' are not happy and decide to sabotage the sale
El Crimen de Cuenca by Pilar Miró( Visual )

49 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistically detailed film based on a true event in which two men were accused of killing a priest who disappeared from their town in the early 1900s. The men are tortured to elicit confessions in scenes which graphically portray the methods of the Guardia Civil. The film is a plea to end police brutality and provincial ignorance. Banned in Spain until 1982
Kamchatka by Marcelo Piñeyro( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, during the time of the "disappeared ones" in Argentina, two boys are moved to the countryside by their parents in an effort to keep the family together as long as possible
Cría cuervos-- by Carlos Saura( Visual )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana, una niña de nueve años, cree tener el poder sobre la vida y la muerte de quienes viven con ella. Cuando su padre muere en extrañas circunstancias, piensa que ha sido ella la causante. Hay otro poder que Ana cree poseer: el de invocar la presencia de su madre
La regenta( Visual )

31 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman tormented by a loveless marriage and small town prejudices is drawn into passionate relationships with two men, one of whom is her confessor
Los Siete locos by Leopoldo Torre Nilsson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erdosain, a young inventor in a precarious economic state, is abandoned by his wife. He becomes involved with a terrorist group whose goal is to take power by force. The leader of the gang has a capricious and arbitrary vision of justice, and drags his gang toward a chaotic and apocalyptic end
Cenizas del paraíso = Ashes from paradise( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and Turkish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A judge falls from the roof of the Federal Courthouse. A woman is murdered. Between them and the three sons of the judge there is a connection that will be investigated by a woman judge who is determined to discover the truth
La Patagonia rebelde by Héctor Olivera( Visual )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film based on actual historical events involving the brutal military suppression of a series of strikes by rural workers in the southernmost province of Argentina in the early 1920's
Pascual Duarte by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

40 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film aboaut the son of an alcoholic father and an unloving mother. Overwhelmed by circumstances he commits a series of terrible and cruel acts
El Quijote = Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alonso Quijano, manchego gentleman in his 50s and middle economic status, is so much upset by reading books of chivalry he decides to seek out adventures with his faithful squire Sancho Panza. The peculiar madness of Don Quijote, the fascination in Sancho his master and goodness of both characters contrast with the brutality, mockery and derision they are subjected by those they seek to help"-- (as viewed on December 11, 2014)
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Alterio, Héctor

Alterio Onorato, Héctor Benjamín 1929-


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Onorato, Héctor Benjamín Alterio 1929-

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