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Rey, Fernando 1917-1994

Works: 609 works in 2,335 publications in 9 languages and 17,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  War films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator, Costume designer, Contributor, Artist, Author, Commentator, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Fernando Rey
Most widely held works by Fernando Rey
The French connection by William Friedkin( Visual )

110 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Chanier is a dapper businessman from Marseilles, France. He's actually a drug lord working on a big score. He wants to sell millions of dollars worth of 89% pure heroin. Salvatore Boca is a small-time hood who is his potential buyer. Boca is being tailed by two undercover New York City narcotics police officers, James 'Popeye' Doyle and Buddy 'Cloudy' Russo. The more Popeye and Cloudy dig, the closer they get. Chanier agrees to an attempt on Popeye's life that results in a brutal train hijacking and automobile pursuit. This eventually leads to a showdown between the police and mobsters outside the city
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Tristana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

101 editions published between 1970 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her mother, young Tristana goes to live with her guardian, Don Lope, an older man who eventually breaks through his facade of respectability and seduces her. She repays him a hundred fold, preying on his jealousy and taunting him with perverse whimsies
Pasqualino settebellezze = Seven beauties by Giancarlo Giannini( Visual )

55 editions published between 1975 and 2019 in Italian and English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of a small-time crook and lady-killer, who lives in Naples with his mother and seven sisters during World War II"--Container
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism"--Container
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

141 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luis Bunuel's controversial film classic was denounced by the Vatican after its release in 1961. After leaving behind her life as a nun, the young Viridiana is confronted with the depravity and poverty of the world outside the convents walls. Beware of charity appears to be the message that permeates Bunuel's satire, but a deeper theme is the hypocrisy of the Catholic church and Spanish society in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War. In one famous scene Bunuel arranged the dwarves and lepers that Viridiana invites into her home to reflect Leonardo Da Vinci's painting The Last Supper. This was the first flm that Bunuel had made in his native Spain in thirty years, and it is a stinging indictment of the insulated and undemocratic social conditions that existed in Franco's Spain at the time. The film was shot in Spain with a script that the Spanish censors had approved in advance. By the time the authorities realized the subversive nature of the film, the negative and original materials had already been removed to France. Further complicating the issue for the Spanish authorities was the fact that the film was nominated to represent Spain at Cannes where it won the Palm D'Or. In the aftermath of the success of the film at Cannes, the head of the Spanish film bureau was dismissed, and the film was banned from Spanish cinemas
The French connection( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Chanier is a dapper businessman from Marseilles, France, who is in reality a drug lord working on a big score - selling $32 million worth of heroin in New York City. But his potential buyer, small-time hood Salvatore Boca, is being tailed by two undercover NYC cops, James "Popeye" Doyle and Buddy "Cloudy" Russo. The more Popeye and Cloudy dig, the closer they get to the mysterious 'French connection' and a final showdown between the dealers and the police
Cet obscur objet du désir( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2021 in French and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-aged man falls in love with a much younger woman in this satire of sexual obsession
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

51 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Sénechal han organizado una reunión, a ella están invitadas sus distinguidas amistades: el embajador Rafael Costa y el matrimonio Thévenot. Sin embargo, un contratiempo se suscita e impide que estas finísimas personas puedan cenar como lo tenían planeado. Finalmente, los cinco deciden que lo mejor será dejarse de problemas y acudir a un restaurante. En el trayecto todo parece normal, pero al llegar al establecimiento descubren que el dueño del lugar ha muerto. A partir de ese momento, la "normalidad" abandonará a este grupo de refinados amigos, quienes experimentarán confusión, paranoia, y una muy poco sofisticada sensación de encarnar el absurdo
Falstaff : (Chimes at midnight) by Orson Welles( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The crowning achievement of Orson Welles's extraordinary cinematic career, Chimes at Midnight was the culmination of the filmmaker's lifelong obsession with Shakespeare's ultimate rapscallion, Sir John Falstaff. Usually a comic supporting figure, Falstaff - the loyal, often soused friend of King Henry IV's wayward son Prince Hal - here becomes the focus: a robustly funny and ultimately tragic screen antihero played by Welles with looming, lumbering grace. Integrating elements from both Henry IV plays as well as Richard II, Henry V, and The Merry Wives of Windsor, Welles created a gritty and unorthodox Shakespeare film as a lament, he said, "for the death of Merrie England." Poetic, philosophical, and visceral - with a kinetic centerpiece battle sequence that rivals anything in the director's body of work - Chimes at Midnight is as monumental as the figure at its heart."--Container
The hit( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2020 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In London in 1973, Willie Parker informed on his gangster colleagues. Afterward, he's packed off to the south of Spain to live out his days far from the reach of the criminals he has put away. Ten years go by in peace, until one day he returns home, is kidnapped, and given into the hands of Mr. Braddock and his assistant Myron. They are to deliver him to Paris, and the boss he put away. Trouble is, Willie totally accepting of his fate--a former criminal turned Zen master--which unnerves Braddock and Myron to no end. The beleaguered hit men are burdened with a female witness, the Spanish police are after them, and soon nothing is going according to plan
French connection II by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Hackman returns in the role of hard-hitting detective Popoeye Doyle who travels to Marseilles in prusuit of the heroin dealers who he hit, but failed to kill in New York
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review of this 1972 film: "Labor-of-love undertaking by Heston results in sluggish treatment of Shakespearean play, hampered by severe budgetary limitations."--Leonard Maltin's Movie guide. Rating 1.5
1492 : Conquest of Paradise by Ridley Scott( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama focusing on the voyages of Columbus, his personal tragedy and the colonization of the New World
El Quijote = Don Quijote by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

54 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the old man who imagined himself to be a brave knight and his companion Sancho Panza
That obscure object of desire by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

47 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-aged man falls in love with a much younger woman in this satire of sexual obsession
Rustlers' rhapsody( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrator introduces the audience to Rex O'Herlihan, a singing cowboy riding into town on his trusty horse, Wildfire. As the narrator ponders what westerns would be like if they were made today, O'Herlihan is thrust into the world of color, where he finds himself entering a cliché ridden town where the evil cattle tycoon teams up with the new raincoat-clad Italian cowboys as they attempt to rid the town of Rex and the sheep ranchers
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Quintet by Robert Altman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors struggling to stay alive during the final ice age spend their last hours playing Quintet, a macabre kind of backgammon, as packs of wild dogs roam around looking for corpses to feed upon
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Alternative Names
Arambille, Fernando Casado.

Arambillet, Fernando C. 1917-1994

Arambillet, Fernando Casado 1917-

Arambillet, Fernando Casado 1917-1994

Casado Arambille, Fernando.

Casado Arambillet, Fernando 1917-

Casado Arambillet, Fernando 1917-1994

d'Arambillet, Fernando Casado 1917-1994

Fernando Rey acteur

Fernando Rey acteur espagnol

Fernando Rey Actor

Fernando Rey actor español

Fernando Rey actor espanyol

Fernando Rey actor spaniol

Fernando Rey aisteoir

Fernando Rey aktor

Fernando Rey attore spagnolo

Fernando Rey Hispaania näitleja

Fernando Rey İspanyol sinema ve televizyon oyuncusu, seslendirme sanatçısı

Fernando Rey Spaans vertaler (1917-1994)

Fernando Rey španělský herec

Fernando Rey spanischer Schauspieler

Fernando Rey Spanish actor (1917–1994)

Fernando Rey spansk skådespelare

Fernando Rey spansk skodespelar

Fernando Rey spansk skuespiller

Fernando Rey spanyol film-, színházi és televíziós színész

Fernando Rey spuenesche Schauspiller


Rey, Fernando

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