WorldCat Identities

Rodriguez, Paul

Works: 55 works in 228 publications in 5 languages and 11,016 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Sports films  Animal films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Paul Rodriguez
Beverly Hills Chihuahua by Raja Gosnell( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member 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 by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

34 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt Munro, a man who never let the dream of youth fade. After a lifetime of perfecting his classic Indian motorcycle, Burt sets off from the bottom of the world to test his bike at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. With all the odds against him, he sets a new speed record and captures the spirit of his times. Burt Munro's 1967 Boinneville record remains unbroken and his legend lives on
Blood work by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member 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 )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,135 WorldCat member 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 by Simon Wincer( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 669 WorldCat member 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 it's 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. by Cheech Marin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and German and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican-American repairman, born and raised in East Los Angeles, is accidentally deported to Mexico
Americano( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brash young parrot Cuco gets bored with his family's bird circus and tries to spice up the act. But when Cuco's acrobat father Gayo gets hurt, rival bully bird Martin swoops in to take over the show. So, Cuco heads for Hollywood, hoping to learn daring action stunts from TV star El Americano
Baadasssss!( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member 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
Time changer( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Russian and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A philosopher and college professor from 1890 is sent into the future to see the possible results of his actions in this mixture of sci-fi adventure and Christian drama
Without men by Eva Longoria( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member 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
Ponce de Leon and the search for the Fountain of Youth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member 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
Made in America by Richard Benjamin( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquisitive young black woman discovers her biological father is an anonymous sperm-bank donor, a white used-car salesman whose cornball commercials blanket cable TV
The original Latin kings of comedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concert film featuring five of today's hottest Latin-American stand-up comedians
Pray for rain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young New York journalist Emma Gardner returns to the idyllic Central California farming community where she was raised, only to find it has been ravaged by drought and has become a place ruled by gangs, violent threats, and greed. She is forced to investigate the suspicious circumstances of her father's death even though it puts her in great danger
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali, which focuses on the ten-year period of 1964-1974. In that time, the brash, motor-mouthed athlete quickly dominates his sport, meets and marries his first wife, converts to Islam (changing his name from Cassius Clay), and defies the United States government by refusing to submit to military conscription for duty in Vietnam. His world heavyweight champion title thus stripped from him entirely for political reasons, the champ sets about to win back his crown, culminating in a legendary unification bout against George Foreman in Zaire, dubbed the "Rumble in the Jungle."
Ponce de Leon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ponce de Leon sets out to find the fountain of youth while exploring Florida
Holidaze : the Christmas that almost didn't happen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member 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
Quicksilver( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bicycle messenger falls in love with a fellow messenger who has become involved with a drug dealer
A million to Juan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member 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 )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member 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
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Beverly Hills Chihuahua
Alternative Names
Rodriguez, Pablo Leobordo Castro Gutierrez

Blood workTortilla soupCrocodile Dundee in Los AngelesTime changerPonce de Leon and the search for the Fountain of YouthThe original Latin kings of comedyPonce de Leon