María Valverde

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   María Valverde Rodríguez (born March 24, 1987) is a Spanish actress. She was born María Valverde Rodriguez in Carabanchel, Madrid. She was 16 when she got a leading role with Luis Tosar in a Manuel Martín Cuenca movie, La flaqueza del bolchevique, she won the 2003 Goya Award for this role. She has also taken part in several films, such as Melissa P., a film based on the polemic book One Hundred Strokes of the Brush Before Bed by Melissa Panarello. Description above from the Wikipedia article María Valverde, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Thieves (2007)

The main character is a nameless boy (Juan Jose Ballesta) who was taught to steal wallets by his absent mother. He is able to do the trick effortlessly, using his "earnings" to survive while he looks for his mom. As he runs into an antique store owner, he might ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaime Marques
CAST:  Juan José Ballesta  •  María Valverde  •  Patrick Bauchau  •  Carlos Kaniowsky

The main character is a nameless boy (Juan Jose Ballesta) who was taught to steal wallets by his absent mother. He is able to do the trick effortlessly, using his "earnings" to survive while he looks for his mom. As he runs into an antique store owner, he might ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaime Marques
CAST:  Juan José Ballesta  •  María Valverde  •  Patrick Bauchau  •  Carlos Kaniowsky

Three Steps Above Heaven (2010)

Story of two young people who belong to different worlds. It is the chronicle of a love improbable, almost impossible but inevitable dragging in a frantic journey they discover the first great love. Babi is a girl from upper-middle class that is educated in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando González Molina
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Mario Casas  •  Álvaro Cervantes  •  Nerea Camacho

Story of two young people who belong to different worlds. It is the chronicle of a love improbable, almost impossible but inevitable dragging in a frantic journey they discover the first great love. Babi is a girl from upper-middle class that is educated in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando González Molina
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Mario Casas  •  Álvaro Cervantes  •  Nerea Camacho

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)

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The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Aaron Paul  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Ben Kingsley

The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Aaron Paul  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Ben Kingsley

The Liberator (2013)

Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. Libertador is told from the viewpoint of Bolívar, portrayed by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alberto Arvelo
CAST:  Edgar Ramírez  •  María Valverde  •  Iwan Rheon  •  Danny Huston

Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. Libertador is told from the viewpoint of Bolívar, portrayed by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alberto Arvelo
CAST:  Edgar Ramírez  •  María Valverde  •  Iwan Rheon  •  Danny Huston

I Want You (2012)

Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin is the new love of Hache, but this can not forget his former girlfriend, so the love triangle is inevitable.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando González Molina
CAST:  Mario Casas  •  María Valverde  •  Álvaro Cervantes  •  Clara Lago

Sequel to "Three Steps Above Heaven". The sexy Gin is the new love of Hache, but this can not forget his former girlfriend, so the love triangle is inevitable.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando González Molina
CAST:  Mario Casas  •  María Valverde  •  Álvaro Cervantes  •  Clara Lago

Madrid, 1987 (2011)

Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Four walls within which they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession (journalism), explore politics and discover each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Trueba
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Ramon Fontserè  •  José Sacristán  •  Alberto Ferreiro

Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Four walls within which they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession (journalism), explore politics and discover each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Trueba
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Ramon Fontserè  •  José Sacristán  •  Alberto Ferreiro

Melissa P. (2005)

An adolescent girl, living with her mother and her grandmother, will have her first sexual experiences in a heavy and excessive way.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luca Guadagnino
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Claudio Santamaria  •  Primo Reggiani

An adolescent girl, living with her mother and her grandmother, will have her first sexual experiences in a heavy and excessive way.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luca Guadagnino
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Claudio Santamaria  •  Primo Reggiani

The Cold Call (2012)

The story of salesman Salvador Lozano and his ambiguous relationship with young hostess Inés.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavi Puebla
CAST:  Antonio Dechent  •  María Valverde  •  Nick Nolte  •  José Luis García Pérez

The story of salesman Salvador Lozano and his ambiguous relationship with young hostess Inés.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavi Puebla
CAST:  Antonio Dechent  •  María Valverde  •  Nick Nolte  •  José Luis García Pérez

The Mule (2013)

A soldier protects a mule during the Spanish Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Radford  •  Sebastián Grousset
CAST:  Mario Casas  •  María Valverde  •  Daniel Grao  •  Luis Callejo

A soldier protects a mule during the Spanish Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Radford  •  Sebastián Grousset
CAST:  Mario Casas  •  María Valverde  •  Daniel Grao  •  Luis Callejo

Vorvik (2005)

The president of a major biogenetic laboratory crazy for a board and falls down dead. His daughter Sofia inherited, just eighteen years a true empire, and make it impossible to discover the cause of the strange death of his father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Antonio Vitoria
CAST:  Fernando Guillén Cuervo  •  Amparo Larrañaga  •  María Valverde  •  Ramón Madaula

The president of a major biogenetic laboratory crazy for a board and falls down dead. His daughter Sofia inherited, just eighteen years a true empire, and make it impossible to discover the cause of the strange death of his father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Antonio Vitoria
CAST:  Fernando Guillén Cuervo  •  Amparo Larrañaga  •  María Valverde  •  Ramón Madaula

Body Confusion (2004)

A man discovers that he is only a character of a movie and that he wants to live a real life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vicente Peñarrocha
CAST:  Gustavo Salmerón  •  Goya Toledo  •  José Coronado  •  Juan Sanz

A man discovers that he is only a character of a movie and that he wants to live a real life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vicente Peñarrocha
CAST:  Gustavo Salmerón  •  Goya Toledo  •  José Coronado  •  Juan Sanz

The Borgia (2006)

A portrait of the bloody dynasty that spawned a pope, Alexander VI, as well as the role model for Machiavelli's “The Prince,” his son Cesare Borgia, and a legend of femme duplicity, daughter Lucrezia Borgia.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonio Hernández
CAST:  Sergio Peris-Mencheta  •  Paz Vega  •  Lluís Homar  •  María Valverde

A portrait of the bloody dynasty that spawned a pope, Alexander VI, as well as the role model for Machiavelli's “The Prince,” his son Cesare Borgia, and a legend of femme duplicity, daughter Lucrezia Borgia.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonio Hernández
CAST:  Sergio Peris-Mencheta  •  Paz Vega  •  Lluís Homar  •  María Valverde

The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003)

After getting into a minor traffic accident, Pablo attempts to make light of the situation by asking the driver of the other car, Sonsoles, out on a date. When she refuses and instead files an injury report, Pablo snaps and begins stalking her. He soon discovers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Manuel Martín Cuenca
CAST:  Luis Tosar  •  María Valverde  •  Mar Regueras  •  Nathalie Poza

After getting into a minor traffic accident, Pablo attempts to make light of the situation by asking the driver of the other car, Sonsoles, out on a date. When she refuses and instead files an injury report, Pablo snaps and begins stalking her. He soon discovers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Manuel Martín Cuenca
CAST:  Luis Tosar  •  María Valverde  •  Mar Regueras  •  Nathalie Poza

Cracks (2009)

Jealousy flares after the headmistress of an elite boarding school for girls becomes obsessed with a new student.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jordan Scott
CAST:  Eva Green  •  Juno Temple  •  Imogen Poots  •  María Valverde

Jealousy flares after the headmistress of an elite boarding school for girls becomes obsessed with a new student.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jordan Scott
CAST:  Eva Green  •  Juno Temple  •  Imogen Poots  •  María Valverde

The King of the Hill (2008)

Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, who apparently ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gonzalo López-Gallego
CAST:  Leonardo Sbaraglia  •  María Valverde  •  Thomas Riordan  •  Andrés Juste

Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, who apparently ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gonzalo López-Gallego
CAST:  Leonardo Sbaraglia  •  María Valverde  •  Thomas Riordan  •  Andrés Juste

Guernica (2016)

The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Koldo Serra
CAST:  James D'Arcy  •  María Valverde  •  Jack Davenport  •  Natalia Álvarez-Bilbao

The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Koldo Serra
CAST:  James D'Arcy  •  María Valverde  •  Jack Davenport  •  Natalia Álvarez-Bilbao

The Limehouse Golem (2016)

A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times – the mythical Golem – must be responsible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Juan Carlos Medina
CAST:  Olivia Cooke  •  Douglas Booth  •  Bill Nighy  •  Eddie Marsan

A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times – the mythical Golem – must be responsible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Juan Carlos Medina
CAST:  Olivia Cooke  •  Douglas Booth  •  Bill Nighy  •  Eddie Marsan

The Load (2016)

Late sixteenth century. A Tameme Indian man and a noble Spanish woman flee through the forests of the New World in search of freedom. Their frantic journey softens the tension between them and dissolves their longstanding differences and creates intimate bonds that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Jonsson
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Horacio Garcia Rojas  •  Norma Reina  •  Harold Torres

Late sixteenth century. A Tameme Indian man and a noble Spanish woman flee through the forests of the New World in search of freedom. Their frantic journey softens the tension between them and dissolves their longstanding differences and creates intimate bonds that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Jonsson
CAST:  María Valverde  •  Horacio Garcia Rojas  •  Norma Reina  •  Harold Torres

Ali and Nino (2016)

Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight for their country’s ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Asif Kapadia
CAST:  Adam Bakri  •  María Valverde  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Connie Nielsen

Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight for their country’s ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Asif Kapadia
CAST:  Adam Bakri  •  María Valverde  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Connie Nielsen

It's Now or Never (2015)

Narrates the preparation for a wedding of a Spanish couple in which everything goes wrong.  (more)

DIRECTION:  María Ripoll
CAST:  Dani Rovira  •  María Valverde  •  Clara Lago  •  Alicia Rubio

Narrates the preparation for a wedding of a Spanish couple in which everything goes wrong.  (more)

DIRECTION:  María Ripoll
CAST:  Dani Rovira  •  María Valverde  •  Clara Lago  •  Alicia Rubio
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