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Agrasanchez Film Archives

Overview
Works: 457 works in 490 publications in 2 languages and 691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Rural comedy films  Film remakes 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Agrasanchez Film Archives
 
Most widely held works by Agrasanchez Film Archives
Los de abajo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peasants taking up arms against the federal forces during the Mexican Revolution capture an army man who claims he wants to join the poor in their struggel. The peasants don't believe him at first, but eventually they trust him enough to allow him to join them
Pueblerina by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una sórdida historia de injusticia, traición y muerte en la que se ve reflejado el caótico México rural del fin de la revolución. Sólo un milagro podrá salvar a una inocente pareja de enamorados de ser victimas de los déspotas caciques de un pueblo
La mujer del puerto by Arcady Boytler( Visual )

2 editions published between 1949 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was a woman cursed by fate; rejected by her own father, deceived by her first love, used as an object of pleasure by all men
La rebelión de los colgados by Alfredo B Crevenna( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film tells the story of a rebellion among the Indians of Chiapas, Mexico in 1910
La noche de los Mayas( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuenta la trágica historia de amor entre una bella indígena y un hombre que se dedica a la explotación del chicle. Ésta relación provoca la ira de los dioses nativos que manifestan su enojo con sequías y hambres que solo terminan con el sacrificio de la joven nativa
Santa : segunda versíon by Federico Gamboa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Santa es una humilde muchacha que vive feliz con su familia en el pequeño poblado de Chimalistac hasta que el militar Marcelino la seduce y la abandona. A partir de esta situación, la joven sufrirá la pena de ser expulsada de su hogar y condenada a la prostitución"--Películas del Cine Méxicano at http://cinemexicano. mty. itesm. mx/peliculas/santa. html
La perla by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 5 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
Allá en el Rancho Grande by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The owner and the general manager of a ranch (Rancho Grande), two good friends, fall in love with the same girl at the same time. The owner tries to 'buy' the girl without knowing she is in love with the manager
Dos monjes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 19th century monestary, two monks become involved in a fight. When they are called to confession, each one recounts a different version of the events. The only thing in common with their stories is the woman that both were in love with. This film is a example of the influence of German expressionist masters on Mexican film in the 1930s
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! = Let's go with Pancho Villa! by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villaś army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution
La zandunga( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful country girl awaits her absent lover while the men of the town fight with machetes to keep their borders free of foreigners
Redes by Emilio Gómez Muriel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film tells the story of fishermen near Vera Cruz, Mexico, learning how they have been exploited by businessmen
Cine mexicano( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La calandria( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La desafortunada historia de una joven cantante que es novia de un muchacho de oficio carpintero, celoso en extremo, lo que provoca que la muchacha en su ansia de matrimonio huya con otro hombre
El prisionero 13 by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Mexican war of independence, this tragedy involves a colonel who, through a series of events, inadvertently orders the execution of his son
Ladrón de cadáveres( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad doctor transplants the brain of a gorilla into the body of a muscular wrestler. The experiment works, but the now masked wrestler is completely dominated by a beastly instinct and attempts to kill the scientist who created him
La mujer sin alma( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive young woman is introduced to high society by her wealthy godfather. Coming from a humble background, she is envious of the upper class. At one of the gala events, she meets a man whom she thinks will be her ticket to enjoying the flamboyant lifestyle of her rich friends
Regalo de reyes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two families, one far richer than the other, live in neighboring houses. The impudent and spoiled children of the richer family continually flaunt their possessions and money, making the two poor family's sons, one a grown man, ever more frustrated. When this older son refuses the insincere generosity of his neighbor one day, one of the rich family's daughters begins to understand her family's arrogance and seeks to make amends
Cantaclaro( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family is about to lose their land because they mortgaged it to a rich man and they have only until the shadow of a tree hits the fence before they must pay. At the last minute, Cantaclaro (one of the sons), saves them by bringing a payment of horses. After the land is saved, Cantaclaro says he must leave the family and find his destiny before he can settle down as a farmer
 
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