STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,676 this week

Alejandro Amenábar


Is the son of a Spanish mother and a Chilean father. His family moved back to Spain when he was 1 year old, and he grew up and studied in Madrid. He wrote, produced and directed his first short film La cabeza at the age of 19, and he was 23 when he directed his feature debut Thesis (1996). His film Open Your Eyes (1997) was a huge success in Spain... See full bio »

October's Most Anticipated Movies and TV Shows

October is packed with great movies and several new and returning TV series. Check out our most anticipated streaming picks.

Get some streaming picks

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Others
Mon, Sep 28 12:45 AM PDT on HBO2 (520)
The Others
Tue, Sep 29 7:15 AM PDT on HBO2 (520)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 people
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 34 people
created 05 Aug 2019
 
a list of 28 people
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 44 people
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 29 people
created 30 Mar 2017
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alejandro Amenábar's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 58 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Thesis Writer
(1996)
The Others Writer
(2001)
(1997)
(2004)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (14 credits)
 2021 La Fortuna (TV Series) (6 episodes) (filming)
- Episode #1.6 (2021)
- Episode #1.5 (2021)
- Episode #1.4 (2021)
- Episode #1.3 (2021)
- Episode #1.2 (2021)
 2019 While at War
 2017 Danielle (Short)
 2015/I Regression (written by)
 2015/I Vale (Short)
 2009 Agora (written by)
 2004/I The Sea Inside (screenplay)
 2004 El soñador (Short) (idea)
 2001 Vanilla Sky (film "Abre Los Ojos")
 2001 The Others (written by)
 1996 Thesis (screenplay) / (story)
 1995 Luna (Short)
 1992 Himenóptero (Short)
Show Show Director (13 credits)
Show Show Composer (13 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Editor (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (12 credits)
Show Show Self (76 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (11 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

2002: Directed an advertisement for El Corte Inglés starring Nicole Kidman. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site (Spanish)

Alternate Names:

Alejandro Amenabar
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My movies are not movies of answers but of questions. See more »

Trivia:

He's a great collector of soundtracks. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.

Visit our What to Watch page



Recently Viewed