Armendáriz, Pedro 1912-1963
Most widely held works about Pedro Armendáriz
Most widely held works by Pedro Armendáriz
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
This time, Bond squares off against the evil SPECTRE organisation in a race to seize the Soviet Lektor decoding machine, thrusting him into a thrilling boat chase, a brutal helicopter attack and a deadly brawl aboard the Orient Express.
Fort Apache ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 939 libraries worldwide
This classic portrait of the old West depicts a military martinet calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush.
3 godfathers ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Fugitive bank robbers care for the newborn of the woman they just buried, knowing it ruins any chance of escape. Director John Ford's western retelling of the Bibilical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece.
From Russia with love ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 libraries worldwide
A beautiful Russian girl is used as part of an international conspiracy to kill James Bond, Agent 007. The adventure leads him through Istanbul aboard the Orient Express.
El bruto The brute ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 204 libraries worldwide
A slow-witted but strong slaughterhouse worker who is hired by a slumlord to break a tenant strike accidentally kills one of the strike leaders. He is then drawn into a doomed affair with the landlord's wife.
Tulsa ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 154 libraries worldwide
During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. It seemed as if Tulsa became the oil capital of the world virtually overnight, but at what cost? Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself.--Container.
El zorro de Jalisco ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A family is torn apart, and a town is changed forever, in this classic tale of justice. Set in a place and time where a six-gun is the law, order does not come easily.
María Candelaria ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Set in 1909, Maria is an outcast in her small Mexican village because of her late mother's immoral behavior. Shunned and outcast, forbidden to earn a living, she lives a solitary life. Her only friends are the town priest and a peasant whom she loves and wants to marry. Their poverty and misery are exploited by the local farm lord and a well-to-do city artist who sees in her face the perfect woman whom he wishes to paint. This leads everyone into tragedy.
Enamorada ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 118 libraries worldwide
A revolutionary general and his troops seize the conservative town of Cholula where the general falls for the wild and beautiful Beatriz, the daughter of one of the town's richest men.
La escondida ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
In Mexico of 1909 a peasant girl rises to fame and riches as a noted courtesan. She retains loyalty to her roots and her love for a zapatista brings about her downfall.
We were strangers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
"It's been seven long years since his people last tasted freedom. So when Cuban-born expatriate Tony Fenner finally returns to Havana, he joins the Organization, a small band of revolutionaries dedicated to ending the tyrannical rule of President Gerardo Machado. Aided by fellow rebel China Valdes, Fenner proceeds with his audacious master plan: to execute the head of the senate and then assassinate all of Cuba's leaders at his well-attended state funeral. And so, as the secret police race to stop them, Fenner and Valdes tunnel beneath the cemetery, where they intend to detonate a bomb so powerful, it will wipe out Machado's entire government with one blow."--Container.
Greatest classic films collection. John Wayne westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter.
The conqueror ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Set in 12th century China, the captured Tartar princess, Bortai, tricks Genghis Khan into mistrusting his blood brother, but falls in love with the Mongol chief.
John Steinbeck's The pearl ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Mexico this is the story of a Mexican pearl diver who retrieves a pearl of great value only to find his hopes for security and an education for his son destroyed by the greed of others.
The fugitive ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
On the run from a Central American government's totalitarian and anti-clerical authorities, an anguished priest struggles to perform the duties of the church while hiding from the military police.
Flor de mayo ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Es la historia de tres personas unidas por un pasado obscuro, lleno de engaños que los lleva a las puertas de la violencia.
Soy puro mexicano ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Guadalupe Padilla es un jefe revolucionario decidido a tomar una plaza supuestamente asegurada por los federales. Al entrar a la población y ocupar la casa del rico del pueblo, descubre por accidente que en ese mismo lugar se han reunido en secreto, los representantes de las potencias que en un futuro se aliarán para formar el eje Roma-Tokio-Berlín, y que en ese momento conspiran para derrotar a los aliados en plena Primera Guerra Mundial. Padilla decide ayudar al agente estadounidense y poner en su lugar a los villanos antes de que logren poner en marcha su plan de invadir los Estados Unidos.
La Perla ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 65 libraries worldwide
After many unsuccessful dives off a treacherous reef, a poor fisherman finds a perfect and valuable giant pearl. The word of his discovery and new found fortune soon spreads across the countryside. The plight to keep the pearl from thieves and dishonest businessmen represents some of the best acting within the Mexican cinema.
Flor Silvestre ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Flor Silvestre: When a landowner's son marries a laborer's granddaughter, his father disowns him and he joins the revolutionary element in Mexico. He later learns that a band of outlaws, opposed to the revolutionists, has killed his father.
María Candelaria ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 61 libraries worldwide
A girl who is not accepted in society because of her mother's past is forced to work and save to be able to wed the man she loves.
Action and adventure films Arizona Arizona--Fort Apache Bank robberies Bond, James (Fictitious character) Brigands and robbers Cold War (1945-1989) Comedy films Command of troops Decoders (Electronics) Detective and mystery films Drama England Espionage Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Fleming, Ian,--1908-1964 Foreign films Fortification Great Britain Guard duty Guardian and ward History Intelligence service Interpersonal confrontation James Bond films James Bond films Landlord and tenant Man-woman relationships Mexico Motion pictures Revolution (Mexico : 1910-1920) Revolutionaries Secret service Slums Spies Spy films Transportation--Passenger traffic Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Turkey--Istanbul United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films West (U.S.) Western films Western films
Armendáriz Hastings, Pedro Gregorio, 1912-1963
Armendáriz, Pedro senior 1912-1963
Hastings, Pedro Gregorio Armendáriz, 1912-1963
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