WorldCat Identities

Alterio, Héctor 1929-

Works: 194 works in 915 publications in 7 languages and 8,118 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series 
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 )

86 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
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 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama tells the story of Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of the greatest poets of the Spanish Siglo de Oro. In order to pursue her passion for writing, Juana enters the convent. There, she develops an intimate relationship with the vicereine, who inspires her poetry. But when the forces of the Inquisition invade the convent, the women have only each other to turn to
El hijo de la novia = The son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

75 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 868 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 happen, Rafael re-evaluates his life
Camila by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of a young Catholic socialite from Buenos Aires, Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love and runs away with a young Jesuit priest, Ladislao Gutierrez, in 1847. Eventually they are found and executed by the repressive government. The film also makes a statement about the affect of dictatorship on personal and political freedom
Intruders( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 395 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 297 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 264 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
Yesterday by Yun-Su Jeong( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel, que ha sido abandonado por su madre, crece junto a su abuelo Pascual. Cuando cumple veinte años y planea emanciparse, se da cuenta de que ahora tiene que cuidar a su abuelo que presenta síntomas de la enfermedad de Alzheimer
Teresa de Jesus( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 147 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
Esperando al Mesías by Daniel S Burman( Visual )

14 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
El Crimen de Cuenca by Pilar Miró( Visual )

53 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banned in Spain until 1982 and based upon a true story, Gregorio Valero Contreras and León Sánchez Gascón are wrongfully accused of killing a fellow shepherd who disappeared from their town in the early 1900s. The men are tortured to elicit confessions in graphic portrayals of the brutality of the Guardia Civil
El ultimo tren = The last train by Diego Arsuaga( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 139 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
Kamchatka by Marcelo Piñeyro( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 132 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 )

23 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 127 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. Un amanecer y en extrañas circunstancias muere su padre. Ana piensa que ha sido ella la causante de su muerte. Hay otro poder que Ana cree poseer: el de invocar la presencia de su madre. Con ella, muerta hace años, revive una relación llena de ternura y, a veces, de dominio
La regenta( Visual )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 107 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 94 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 )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and Turkish and held by 92 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 80 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 1920s
Pascual Duarte by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

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

A vision of the post-war era as seen through the eyes of a destitute peasant. Concerns the son of an alcoholic father and an unloving mother who is pushed by circumstances into a series of terrible acts
Don Quijote by Orson Welles( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 76 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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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.13 for Summer of ... to 0.77 for El Crimen ...)

La historia oficial
Alternative Names
Alterio, Héctor

Alterio Onorato, Héctor Benjamín 1929-


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Onorato, Héctor Benjamín Alterio 1929-

Эктор Альтерио

هيكتور ألتيريو ممثل أرجنتيني

هکتور آلتریو بازیگر آرژانتینی