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Armendáriz, Pedro 1912-1963

Overview
Works: 398 works in 1,011 publications in 6 languages and 9,609 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Melodrama  Fiction  Historical drama  Military history  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )
64 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,555 WorldCat member 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
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )
22 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
3 godfathers by John Ford( Visual )
16 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Ford's Western retelling of the Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece. Fugitive bank robbers Robert, William and Pedro stand at a desert grave. Caring for the newborn infant of the woman they just buried will ruin any chance of escape. But they won't go back on their promise to her; they won't abandon little Robert William Pedro
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Bond travels to Istanbul to retrieve a top secret Soviet decoding machine, but his mission is put in jeopardy when he falls in love with a sexy Russian double agent
El bruto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member 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
María Candelaria by Emilio Fernández( Visual )
29 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member 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 by Emilio Fernández( Visual )
21 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member 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
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler( Visual )
25 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member 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
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member 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
La escondida ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member 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
El zorro de Jalisco ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member 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
The conqueror by Dick Powell( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 12th century China, romance of the early life of Genghis Khan, who captures and falls in love with the daughter of the enemy
We were strangers by John Huston( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member 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
Flor Silvestre by Emilio Fernández( Visual )
11 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Subido al cielo: The story of a young peasant who is forced by his brothers to leave his bride on their wedding night to see their dying mother. Knowing that most of her sons are just waiting for her to die in order to get their inheritance, the old woman asks her one good son to travel to the city to retrieve her will. This means taking the dilapidated town bus to his mother's home town--a bus filled with colorful characters, including a seductive young woman
El Bruto The brute ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pedro Armendariz plays a powerfully strong but slow-witted slaughter-house worker who is hired by a slumlord to break a tenant strike. He accidentally kills one of the strikers and is drawn into a doomed affair with the slumlord's wife
María Candelaria (Xochimilco) by Emilio Fernández( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member 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
La perla by Emilio Fernández( Visual )
18 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member 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
Greatest classic legends film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives. Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
Flor de mayo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member 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
The fugitive by John Ford( Visual )
11 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member 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
 
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Alternative Names
Armendáriz Hastings, Pedro Gregorio 1912-1963
Armendáriz, Pedro senior 1912-1963
Hastings, Pedro Gregorio Armendáriz 1912-1963
Languages
Spanish (157)
English (149)
French (5)
Catalan (4)
German (2)
Italian (1)
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