Frausto, Antonio R. 1897-1954
Most widely held works by Antonio R Frausto
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! Let's go with Pancho Villa ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution.
El compadre Mendoza ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Mendoza, a landowner, tries to maintain friendships with both the leader of the government forces and the general of the Zapatista rebels during the Mexican Revolution. This film is part of a trilogy along with El prisionero trese (1933) and Vámonos con Pancho Villa (1935).
Así es mi tierra ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Two friends are entangled in the intrigue of a revolutionary general.
Vámanos con Pancho Villa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 50 libraries worldwide
A semi-historical picture covering incidents in the Mexican Civil War. Six ranchers, nicknamed the lions of San Pablo, join Villa in order to avenge the murder of Francisco Madero and overthrow the reactionary forces.
Let's go with Pancho Villa Vamonos con Pancho Villa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 37 libraries worldwide
This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution. Part of Fernando de Fuentes's "Revolutionary Trilogy", this sweeping epic reveals the director's visual affinity to the cinema of John Ford and confirms his importance in the history of Latin American film.
The revolution trilogy 3 films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A trilogy of dramas set during the Mexican Revolution. The 1st film tells the story of a son who pays for his father's faults and a desperate mother who tries to save her son. The 2nd examines the corrupted ideals of the Revolution by way of an opportunistic landowner who must choose between remaining loyal to a general in Zapata's army--and facing financial ruin--or saving his own skin. The 3rd follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army, enduring hardship, loss, and disillusionment over the Revolution in the process.
El tesoro de Pancho Villa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Muchas historias se han contado del "Centauro del Norte." En este caso su tesoro verdadero será revelado: sus triunfos, sus mujeres, o su deseo firme de ayudar al pueblo.
Cuatro noches contigo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Un romance diferente: dos caracteres encontrados y alrevesados, se han empeñado en enamorarse. Mientras una dice negro, el otro dice blanco, cuando ella dice quiero el otro dice no hay.
Cada loco con su tema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Mexican comedy with strong Roman and Napoleonic references in which a small misunderstanding leads to a long chain of comic misunderstandings.
México de mis recuerdos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Tras escuchar el vals 'Carmelita', dedicado a su esposa, el presdiente Díaz encarga a Don Susanito que busque al compositor Chucho Flores para regalarle un piano. Don Susanito encuentra a Chucho, un bohemio que vive borracho y rodeado de poetas y artistas. Don Susanito es nombrado mecenas de los artistas y protector de jóvenes aspirantes a estrellas del escenario, lo cual lo conduce a una serie de aventuras en medio de canciones, bailes y amores."--Container.
La trilogía de la revolución de Fernando de Fuentes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
El prisionero 13 tells the story of a Mexican colonel whose corruption leads him to unwittingly order and then try to prevent the execution of his own son. El compadre Mendoza concerns a landowner who attempts to remain neutral in the revolution but eventually has to take a side. !Vámonos con Pancho Villa! is the story of a group of idealistic peasants who join the revolution, but battle and disease reduce their number to just one individual who is ordered to leave the army and go home.
La oveja negra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Pedro plays a neglected son who must endure the tyrannies of his authoritarian father.
Ay, Palillo-- no te rajes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Cansado de ser explotado por sus compañeros, ['Palillo'] se escapa con las ganancias del grupo y se refugia en el pueblo de Tepexpan. Ahí decide ayudar a un político local en su intento por sabotear las elecciones locales a su favor; cuando 'Palillo' se enamora de la hija del candidato opositor, decide cambiarse de bando e intentar enamorar a la muchacha con sus divertidas ocurrencias."--Container.
El tesoro de Pancho Villa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
While burying treasures plundered by Pancho Villa, a Mexican officer is shot and sent away on his horse to the U.S. Recovering from his wounds on an American ranch, the officer falls in love with the owner's daughter, but must return to Mexico to reclaim the buried treasure.
El compadre Mendoza ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Don Rosalio Mendoza is the patrón of a Hacienda near Mexico City during the time of Zapata. He is an opportunist who plays both sides, depending on who comes to visit his hacienda. His brothers are Mexico City financiers who play the same game, financing both sides. All seems to be going well; Don Rosalio offers to marry the daughter of one of his brothers' debtors in exchange for forgiving the debt, but both sides begin to doubt his loyalties.
El compadre Medoza ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
"This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who laeve their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution. Part of Fernando de Fuentes's 'Revolutionary Trilogy', this sweeping epic reveals the director's vusual affinity to the cinema of John Ford and confirms his importance in the history of Latin American film."--Container.
Los tres huastecos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Criados por separado en tres pueblos de la Huasteca, los triates Andrade son muy diferentes de carácter a pesar de ser idénticos físicamente. Lorenzo, es bronco y ateo; Juan de Dios, es cura de una parroquia, mientras que Víctor, es capitán del ejército. Su parecido físico es motivo de conflictos cuando Lorenzo se mete en líos con un pistolero, mientras Víctor se enamora de la orgullosa Mari Toña y Juan de Dios trata de solucionar los problemas.
Cancion del alma Song of the soul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
During the Mexican Revolution a Mexican Army officer suffers amnesia during a battle and is unaware that the woman he loves is pregnant and has been kidnapped by his enemy.
El rayo de Sinaloa Heraclio Bernal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
The curious biography of Heraclio Bernal, generous bandit.
El Tigre de Yautepec ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Melodramatic adventure story set in Morelos, Mexico, 1846, about bandits, kidnappings, reappearance after many years. Includes some singing and a love story. From black and white film spliced together in several segments.
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Fausto, Antonio R., 1897-1954