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Gómez, Carmelo

Overview
Works: 114 works in 427 publications in 6 languages and 3,726 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Allegories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carmelo Gómez
El viaje de Carol ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
Secretos del corazón Secrets of the heart by Montxo Armendáriz ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Javi believes he can hear the voices of the dead and that they whisper to him their secrets, which were left unspoken in life. At his mother's house in the mountains, he is fascinated by the room in which his father died and which his mother carefully keeps locked. But, Javi also learns that the living have their secrets as well"--Container
Vacas by Julio Medem ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and Basque and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga spanning over half a century of the twisted goings on between families in Northern Spain. From the Carlist Wars of 1875 to the Spanish Civil War in the thirties, the fathers, sons and grandsons are locked in an absurdly stubborn and emotionally exhausting conflict. Sometimes there seems to be no escape from how family ties dictate our fate
El método The method ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven people are called for a job interview. They all take part in a psychological test known as the Gronholm Method, a series of questions, scenarios and bizarre test questions. People begin to take things personally as the competition becomes more intense
Tierra ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Called to fumigate the land after a plague of woodlice imparts a distinctive, earthy taste to the wine, Angel tries vainly to keep body and soul together even as he falls in love with demure, unhappily married Angela and in lust with the highly sexed Mari: women reflective of his own split personality. Is he insane-- or is he really connected to the cosmos?"--Container
Días contados Running out of time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Se cambia Antionio, terrorista, planes a soplar encima de lacomisaría de policías, pero sus planes cuando él resuelve Charo
Nos miran They're watching us ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nos Miran is a supernatural thriller in which a detective investigating the strange disappearance of a businessman uncovers evidence that the living aren't alone. Are we really being watched from the other side?
Mararía by Antonio José Betancor ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on the island of Lanzarote during the Spanish Civil War, this is the story of young Dr. Fermin who becomes the island doctor and falls under the spell of the bewitching Mararía. She returns his attentions until a young English surveyor arrives. Mararía is attracted to the Englishman and this sets the stage for tragedy for each of them
La gran vida ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sexy waitress down on her luck meets a charming, big-spending "millionaire." While the two indulge in a romance, complete with expensive dinners, hundreds of roses, and a champagne-filled swimming pool, the clock is ticking on a million-dollar debt to the mob. Secrets on both sides abound. Will this spicy fairy tale have a happy ending?
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the verge of committing suicide after he loses his girl and has become a washed-up rock singer, Jota sees a motorcycle go over the side of a boardwalk. Going to investigate, he finds a young woman who has lost her memory. Jota convinces her that she has been living with him for several years and takes her to a camping site, The Red Squirrel, where he says they will become reacquainted. As her memory begins to return, events take an unexpected turn
El perro del hortelano by Pilar Miró ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 17th-century Spanish noblewoman romances her low-born personal secretary, who is in love with her maid
Tierra by Julio Medem ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dressed in blinding white, carrying a strange pack upon his back and a toxin-spewing wand, comes the exterminating Angel and his similarly clad army to the scorched, crimson earth of Aragon wine country to destroy the insects that give the wine its unique flavor. There Angel finds himself falling in love with a lonely wife, Angela, who only stays with her cheating husband for her daughter's sake
El portero The goalkeeper ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former football star finds himself weighing difficult options in Spain after the Civil War. Once the goalie for a championship soccer team in Madrid, but as Spain struggles to get back on its feet following the Civil War, he's reduced to traveling the countryside, hustling money from strangers who think they can get a penalty kick past him. He finds himself in a small Asturian town, where he becomes infatuated with a single mother who watches over her young son and her brother, who is still nursing wounds he suffered as a soldier with the Resistance. He must also has to contend with a member of the Civil Guard who makes no secret of his sexual interest. He decides he'd like to stick around for a while, so he takes a job doing chores for a rough-hewn but good-natured Catholic priest; soon, he gets a troubling offer from the leader of the local branch of the Civil Guard. He must represent the Civil Guard in a local penalty kick competition, and while he's in no position to refuse, he's also not sure he wants to accept
Grimm ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in German and Dutch and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Brothers Grimm' meets David Lynch in international award-winning director Alex van Warmerdam's twisted and darkly comic fairy tale that transports viewers from bleak, snow-frosted woods to a windswept ghost town. Siblings Jacob and Marie embark on a journey to Spain to live with their uncle when their parents can no longer support them
La regenta ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman tormented by a loveless marriage and small town prejudices is drawn into passionate relationships with two men, one of whom is her confessor
Cosas insignificantes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esmeralda is a teenager with an unusual obsession: she collects lost, forgotten or discarded things and keeps them under her bed in an old wooden box. This is the story of three objects in the box and the people behind them
El viaje de Carol Carol's journey ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
Living it up ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sexy waitress down on her luck meets a charming, big-spending "millionaire". While the two indulge in a romance, complete with expensive dinners, hundreds of roses, and a champagne-filled swimming pool, the clock is ticking on a million-dollar debt to the mob. Secrets on both sides abound. Will this spicy fairy tale have a happy ending?
Entre las piernas Between your legs by Boca Boca Producciones ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Spanish and German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Both Javier, a film producer and Miranda, a radio announcer are addicted to sex and anonymous encounters. They make love in the back of an abandoned car which has a corpse hidden inside its trunk. Miranda's jealous husband is the cop investigating the case, and it soon looks like Javier has been framed
Días contados ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio, a member of an ETA terrorist cell that is hatching a plot against Madrid, has his priorities challenged when he falls in love with Charo, a beautiful drug addict twelve years his junior
 
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Alternative Names
Cebada, Carmelo Gómez
Cebada, Carmelo Gómez 1962-
Celada, Carmelo Gómez, 1962-
Gómez, Carmelo
Gómez Cebada, Carmelo
Gómez Cebada, Carmelo 1962-
Languages
Spanish (218)
English (7)
German (5)
Basque (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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