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José María Elorrieta (1921–1974)

José María Elorrieta was born on February 1, 1921 in Madrid, Spain as José María Elorrieta de Lacy. He was a writer and director, known for 1001 Nights (1968), Habanera (1958) and El espectro del terror (1973). He died on February 22, 1974 in Madrid. See full bio »


(age 53) in Madrid, Spain

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Known For

1001 Nights Writer
Habanera Writer


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 1975 If You Shoot... You Live! (story - as Jose Mª Elorrieta)
 1975 Kilma, Queen of the Jungle (uncredited)
 1973 El espectro del terror (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 La llamada del vampiro (screenplay - as José Mª Elorrieta)
 1972 Escalofrío diabólico (screenplay - as Joe De Lacy) / (story - as Joe De Lacy)
 1971 The Feast of Satan (idea)
 1969 Gallos de pelea (story)
 1969 The Girl of the Nile (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1968 1001 Nights (screenplay)
 1967 El halcón de Castilla (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 A Witch Without a Broom (story)
 1967 El tesoro de Makuba (screenplay) / (story)
 1964 Doomed Fort (screenplay) / (story)
 1964 Apache Fury (as Joseph De Lacy)
 1963 Balboa (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 El diablo en vacaciones (writer)
 1963 Esa pícara pelirroja (screenplay) / (story)
 1962 Melodías de hoy (screenplay) / (story)
 1962 Mi adorable esclava (dialogue - as Jose Mª Elorrieta) / (screenplay - as Jose Mª Elorrieta) / (story - as Jose Mª Elorrieta)
 1961 Rosa de Lima (dialogue - as José Mª Elorrieta) / (screenplay - as José Mª Elorrieta) / (story - as José Mª Elorrieta)
 1961 Cradle Song
 1961 Beautiful Mimi (screenplay) / (story)
 1960 Pasa la tuna (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Bombas para la paz (screenplay collaborator - as Jose M. Elorrieta)
 1958 Habanera (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 Muchachas en vacaciones (screenplay) / (story)
 1957 Mensajeros de paz (story - as J.M. Elorrieta)
 1957 Flame Over Vietnam (story)
 1957 Torero por alegrías (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Hospital of Urgency (story)
 1956 El fenómeno (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Curra Veleta (screenplay - as Elorrieta) / (story - as Elorrieta)
 1954 El milagro del sacristán (story)
 1952 Barco sin rumbo (screenplay) / (story)
 1952 El cerco del diablo (story)
 1951 Horas inciertas (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 Costas levantinas (Short documentary) (screenplay) / (story)
 1948 El Greco (Short documentary) (writer)
 1948 Goya (Short documentary) (writer)
 1948 La capilla del Espíritu Santo (Short documentary) (writer)
 1948 Velázquez (Documentary short) (writer)
 1946 Por tierras de Don Quijote (Short documentary)
 1945 La ciudad de los muñecos (screenplay) / (story)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Joe De Lacy | Joseph De Lacy | J. Douglas | J.M. Elorrieta | Jose M. Elorrieta | Jose Mª Elorrieta | José Mª Elorrieta | Elorrieta | J.E. Lacy | Joe Lacy

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Father of Javier Elorrieta and Beatriz Elorrieta. Grandfather of Bárbara Elorrieta.

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