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Title El esqueleto de la señora Morales [videorecording] / Alfa Film S.A. ; [presented by] Cinemateca ; screenplay, Luis Alcoriza ; director, Rogelio A. Gonzalez.

Publication Info. [Mexico?] : Cinemateca ; Chicago, Ill. : Distributed by Facets Video, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Cast Arturo de Cordova, Amparo Rivelles, Elda Peralta, Guillermo Orea.
Credits Cinematography, Victor Herrera ; editor, Jorge Bustos ; music, Raul Lavista ; production designer, Edwardo Fitzgerald.
Note Based on the story "The mystery of Islington" by Arthur Machen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Special features: scene selection, optional subtitles.
Summary Cuenta la historia de un tranquilo taxidermista, Pablo Morales quien sufre las demandas de su hipocondriaca esposa Gloria. Un día Gloria desaparece y Pablo se convierte en sospechoso de asesinato.
Tells the tale of a quiet taxidermist Pablo Morales who suffers the demands of his prudish and hyprochondriac wife Gloria. One day Gloria disappears and Pablo becomes a suspect of murder.
Language Spanish with optional English subtitles.
Subject Husband and wife -- Mexico -- Drama.
Taxidermists -- Mexico -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Mexico -- Drama.
Hypochondria -- Mexico -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Mexico -- Drama.
Cónyuges -- México -- Teatro.
Asesinato -- México -- Teatro.
Husband and wife. (OCoLC)fst00964385
Hypochondria. (OCoLC)fst00965968
Man-woman relationships. (OCoLC)fst01007080
Murder -- Investigation. (OCoLC)fst01029788
Taxidermists. (OCoLC)fst01144057
Mexico. (OCoLC)fst01211700
Genre/Form Foreign films.
Murder in motion pictures.
Man-woman relationships in motion pictures.
Comedy films. (OCoLC)fst01710291
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Dark comedy -- Feature.
Crime -- Feature.
Added Author Alcoriza, Luis.
Gonzalez, Rogelio A.
Córdova, Arturo de, 1908-1973.
Rivelles, Amparo, 1925-2013.
Peralta, Elda.
Orea, Guillermo.
Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947. Mystery of Islington.
Alfa Films, S.A.
Cinemateca (Firm)
Facets Video (Firm)
Note Title on container: Skeleton of Mrs. Morales
Standard No. 736899103422
ISBN 1565805968
Music No. DV90913 Cinemateca

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