Most widely held works about Paul Rodriguez
Most widely held works by Paul Rodriguez
Beverly Hills Chihuahua ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,464 libraries worldwide
Chloe is a pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner's niece, Rachel, gets lost. She must rely on her new friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her. In the meantime, Papi, a male chihuahua who is in love with Chloe goes in pursuit of her. Papi's owner is a handsome young gardener for Rachel's aunt Viv. He slowly develops a romantic interest in Rachel. Chloe befriends Delgado, a lonely German Shepherd, who travels with her and protects her from Diablo, the evil Doberman, who wants to return her and her diamond collar to the dognapper.
The world's fastest Indian ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
Burt Munro, a Kiwi from far south New Zealand has been building and rebuilding his motorcycle for the last 40 years, dreaming of the day when he and the bike can go to Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats and see what they can really do. When Burt's heart goes bad on him, his dreaming is threatened to come to an end. Luckily, Burt is not ready to stop dreaming. He decides to mortgage his house and bring his dream to life. He and the motorcycle head for American to participate in 'Speed Week'. His journey from Long Beach to Utah brings him through a cross section of American 'characters'. Each recognizes in Burt, that burning desire to achieve a dream and each helps him in the way that they can to make that dream happen. When Burt finally stands on Bonneville Salt Flats, by himself thinking of all the greatness that has transpired here and now he, Burt Munro, can at last test himself on this 'sacred ground'
Cats & dogs. The revenge of Kitty Galore ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
In the eternal battle between cats and dogs, one crazed feline has taken things a paw too far. Former elite agent Kitty Galore has gone rogue and plans to unleash a diabolical device designed to not only bring her canine enemies to heel but also to take down her former kitty comrades and make the world her scratching post. Faced with this dire threat, cats and dogs must work together for the first time ever to save themselves and their beloved humans from global cat-astrophe.
Blood work ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
There is a masked killer on the loose, and the police believe its the locations that are important and that the victims are just unlucky. But retired FBI agent McCaleb thinks that it goes the other way around. The killer's victims are very specific. Forced to retire after suffering a heart attack, and receiving a new heart 2 years later, he is approached by the sister of the murdered woman whose heart he now has. Now McCaleb has to use his wits to discover who is responsible for the murders.
Tortilla soup ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 934 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy that's all about food, family and a certain kind of magic that only happens at the dinner table. Martin is the culinary genius behind a successful restaurant and the widowed father of three daughters whom he has a compulsion to try and steer in the right direction. Hungry for their independence, the girls find themselves at odds with their traditionalist father.
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Mick and his son, Mikey, take on the "wilds" of Los Angeles. This time to help investigate the mysterious death of a journalist who was employed by Sue's father. Mick's friend, who has never been to the States before, comes along and Mick decides its up to him to show his friend what the locals are like and show him around town. Along the way the "boys" find lots of things to get into trouble over.
Born in East L.A ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and German and held by 393 libraries worldwide
A Mexican-American repairman, born and raised in East Los Angeles, is accidentally deported to Mexico.
Baadasssss ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A candid portrait of Melvin Van Peeble's struggles as a young, black director during the society-shifting 70's. Determined to make a film that matters, Melvin deals with two-faced backers, a rag-tag crew, threatening creditors, and various shades of Hollywood hypocrisy. With everything on the line, his only choice is to stick to his guns and do whatever it takes to get his neo-blaxploitation epic to the audience for which it was envisioned.
Made in America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
An inquisitive young black woman in San Francisco discovers her biological father is an anonymous sperm-bank donor, a white used-car salesman whose cornball commercials blanket cable TV.
Ponce de Leon and the search for the Fountain of Youth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
The search for youth has never been so much fun as Ponce teams up with Lucy, the Lady Pirate, in the ultimate adventure.
Time changer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
A philosopher and college professor is sent into the future to see the possible results of his actions in this mixture of sci-fi adventure and Christian drama.
The original Latin kings of comedy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A concert film featuring five of today's hottest Latin-American stand-up comedians.
Holidaze the Christmas that almost didn't happen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Rusty the reindeer heads for the big city in order to find his role in Christmas, but Santa's Naughty 'n Nice O-matic is on the blink and Rusty cannot tell the good kids from the naughty ones. Alone in the big city, Rusty discovers a support group for holiday icons who team up with Rusty to save a kid from the fate of the Christmas Naughty List. Go on an exciting ride through all the hype of the holiday season as a merry band of holiday icons searches for the meaning of it all.
Ponce de Leon ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Ponce de Leon sets out to find the fountain of youth while exploring Florida.
A million to Juan ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Juan Lopez struggles to make an honest living and raise his son in the Los Angeles barrio. Threatened with deportation, dumped by his girlfriend and faced with losing his home, Juan seems unable to get a break when, suddenly, a mysterious stranger hands him a million-dollar check, with instructions that he must return it in one month.
La Pastorela The shepherds' tale ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Filmed in and around San Juan Bautista Mission, La Pastorela is a musical retelling of the shepherds' journey to Bethlehem to see the Christ Child. We see the play through the eyes of a young Chicana. In her surrealistic dream, she makes the journey with the shepherds.
Cloud 9 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
When Billy Cole eats lunch at super-sexy Cloud 9, it's not for the show, it's for the free buffet. He forms a beach volleyball team with the strippers. As the girls' popularity grows, they want to seduce crowds with their abilities, not their bodies.
Crocodile Dundee Crocodile Dundee II ; Crododile Dundee in Los Angeles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Three films with the hero from the land Down Under. In the first film, Michael J. "Crocodile" Dundee is a free spirited crocodile hunting Australian who follows a beautiful reporter to New York and shakes the Big Apple to its core. In Crocodile Dundee II, Dundee and his girfriend, the reporter are targeted by a gang of ruthless drug dealers. To even the odds, Dundee leads the big-city hoods into the treacherous Australian outback. In Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles, Dundee suspects foul play at a movie studio and uses his Outback smarts to bring the bad guys to justice.
Without men ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The women of a remote Latin American town are forced to pick up the pieces and remake their world when all the town's men are forcibly recruited by communist guerrillas.
D.C. Cab ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
A young southerner (Baldwin) travels to Washington, D.C. to seek his fortune, and gets a job as a cabbie in a company owned and managed by a friend of his late father (Gail). The wide-eyed youth is determined to win acceptance by the rag-tag group of crazies who are the drivers for the struggling cab company.
Action and adventure films Animal films Australia Biographical films California--Beverly Hills California--Los Angeles Cats Chihuahua (Dog breed) Comedy films Crime films Crocodiles Detective and mystery films Dog collars Dogs Drama Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films--for the hearing impaired Homicide investigation Indian motorcycle Journalists Juvenile works Kidnapping Man-woman relationships Mexico Motorcycle racing Motorcyclists Munro, Burt,--1899-1978 New Zealand Organ donors Police films Police films Private investigators Racing Romantic comedy films Serial murderers Serial murder investigation Sisters Speed record holders Sports films Thrillers (Motion pictures) Travel United States Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Rodriguez, Pablo Leobordo Castro Gutierrez
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