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Manuel Puig (1932–1990)

Manuel Puig was born on December 28, 1932 in General Villegas Partido, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. He was a writer and actor, known for Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985), Boquitas pintadas (1974) and The Other (1986). He died on July 22, 1990 in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. See full bio »

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 1996 Función de noche (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- El beso de la mujer araña (1996) ... (novel)
 1986 The Other
 1985 Kiss of the Spider Woman (based on the novel by)
 1982 Pubis Angelical (novel)
 1978 Hell Without Limits (uncredited)
 1974 Boquitas pintadas (novel)
 1972 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode)
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 1985 Kiss of the Spider Woman (lyrics: "JE ME MOQUE DE L'AMOUR")
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 2008 Tangled Web: Making Kiss of the Spider Woman (Video documentary)

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His novel-based musical, "Kiss of the Spiderwoman," was performed at the Bailiwick Repertory Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Ryan Lanning and Stan Q. Walsh in the cast. The crew included Susan Finque (director), Brenda Didier (choreographer), Jared Moore (lighting designer), and Robert Ollis (musical director). See more »

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[on Vittorio De Sica] He was somebody who wanted to make life a 24-hour pleasure.

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