WorldCat Identities

Alterio, Héctor 1929-

Works: 253 works in 834 publications in 6 languages and 8,053 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History 
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 )

76 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,134 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 )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant Juana enters the convent in order to pursue her love of writing. When the Inquisition comes, the local Vicereine becomes Juana's protectress and erotic muse, and soon begins a thrilling romance of startling passion and intensity
El hijo de la novia = Son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

63 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 837 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 María Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un magnifico film basado en un escandaloso romance de la vida real Camila es la historia de una muher pertenecienta a la alta sociedad Argentina del siglo XIX, durante el gobierno del dictador de Juan Manuel de Rosas. Cuando Camila conoce al joven y atractivo nuevo cura Ladislao Gutiérrez, su pasión se apodera de ella. Camila y Ladislao se embarcan en un peligroso romance que tendrá un deslenlace fatal. Camila ha sido nominada para un premio de la Academia en la categoría Mejor Film Extranjero." -- Back cover
Intruders( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 393 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 (Ella Purnell) 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 )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 296 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 )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 262 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 )

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

Set in the Jewish community of Buenos Aires. Ariel is a young man who lives with his father. He is clumsy and always questioning his own identity. He becomes acquainted with Santamaría, a laid-off banker who has become a sort of vagabond, gathering documents from the trash. In spite of the collapse of their families and projects, their relationship introduces new strategies for dealing with life's existential crises
El ultimo tren = The last train by Diego Arsuaga( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 131 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 )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 130 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 )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surrounded by tragedy and death, a nine-year-old girl comes to believe that she has the power of life and death over those close to her
El Crimen de Cuenca by Pilar Miró( Visual )

42 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banned in Spain until 1982 and based upon a true story, two men 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
Teresa de Jesus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 115 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
La regenta( Visual )

21 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young newly married man tires of his ordinary life and becomes involved in an insane Messianic political plot
Cenizas del paraíso = Ashes from paradise( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dos muertos dan inicio a la historia. La primera es la del juez Costa Makantasis, quien cae al vacio desde la terraza del Palacio de Justicia. Le segunda es la de Ana Muro, una joven de 22 años cuyo cadáver, atravesado por quince puñaladas, es encontrado esa misma noche en la casa del magistrato. Cado uno de los tres hijos del juez se acusa a sí mismo de ser el único autor del crimen de la muchacha. El caso se dirime en el juzgado de la doctora Teller, quien poco a poco descubrirá las conexiones entre ambas muertes."--Container
La Patagonia rebelde by Héctor Olivera( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 74 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
El Quijote = Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 73 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)
Vidas privadas = Private lives( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Uranga a former torture victim under the Argentinia dictatorship is now in Madrid with hired sex partners who aren't allowed to touch to her. When her father has a stroke she returns to Argentina to be with her family. Now, Carmen must grapple wth her memories, and eventually learn to love again. But when more about the past comes to light ... the truth is far more shocking than anyone expected
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La historia oficial
Alternative Names
Alterio, Héctor

Alterio Onorato, Héctor Benjamín 1929-


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Onorato, Héctor Benjamín Alterio 1929-

Эктор Альтерио

هکتور آلتریو بازیگر آرژانتینی