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Armendáriz, Pedro 1912-1963

Overview
Works: 381 works in 969 publications in 6 languages and 9,445 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Melodrama  Historical drama  Military history  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Pedro Armendáriz
From Russia with love by Ian Fleming ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,563 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 )
18 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,265 WorldCat member 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 by John Ford ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member 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 Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 607 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
María Candelaria by Emilio Fernández ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 377 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
El bruto by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 261 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
Enamorada by Emilio Fernández ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 201 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 )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her father is killed in a fight with the local oil barons, Cherokee Lansing starts her own wells on her ranch to compete. Once the wells start producing oil, Cherokee's desire for revenge turns into a desire for wealth at the expense of her friends and the environment
La escondida ( Visual )
16 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
John Wayne by John Wayne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 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
El zorro de Jalisco ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 124 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 )
9 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 122 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
El Bruto The brute ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 118 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
Flor Silvestre by Emilio Fernández ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 118 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
La perla by Emilio Fernández ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 100 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
Flor de mayo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 89 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
Greatest classic legends film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 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
John Steinbeck's The pearl by John Steinbeck ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1947 and 1995 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member 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 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 (149)
English (144)
French (5)
German (2)
Catalan (2)
Italian (1)
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