Saturday, January 19, 2008

CARMEN ROSALES

CARMEN ROSALES BIOGRAPHY

PICTURE OF CARMEN ROSALES

Carmen Rosales was born in Pangasinan in 1918 and died in 1991. She is a famous prewar actress better known as Mameng . Her film debut was Ang Kiri which was produced in 1938 where she doubled to Atang dela Rama. movie Ang Kiri which she made a double to Atang dela Rama. At first, she was rejected in her bid to become a movie star. The producer thought that she did not have an aura of an actress.

She became very popular in 1940's and 1950's with Rosa del Rosario as rival in the box office. Aside from acting she could also sing and had recorded numerous songs. Her first starring role was opposite Jose Padilla in Arimunding-Munding in the year 1939.

Shewas the highest paid actress in Sampaguita Pictures. She was often paired with Rogelio dela Rosa where she's remembered in Maalala Mo Kaya as the martyr lover and Ang Tangi kong Pag-ibig as a club singer.

She got her first Famas Award in 1954 via Inspirasyon opposite Van De leon and a strict auntie and Estela Mondragon in 1960.

Rosales and Carmen Pangasinan were named after Carmen Rosales. She refused personal apperance after she retired from the movie industry.


  1. Gintong recuerdo (1965)
  2. The Dolly Sisters (1964)
  3. Sugat sa balikat (1962)
  4. Dayukdok (1961)
  5. Halik sa lupa (1961)
  6. Octavia (1961) .... Octavia
  7. Estela Mondragon (1960) .... Estela Mondragon
  8. Mother Dearest (1960)
  9. Tatlong Magdalena (1960)
    ... aka The Three Magdalenes (Philippines: English title)

  10. Baby Face (1959)
  11. Debutante (1959)
  12. Esmeralda (1959)
  13. Pitong pagsisisi (1959)
    ... aka The Seven Repentances (Philippines: English title)
  14. Sandra (1959)
  15. Vicky (1959)
  16. Lydia (1956) .... Lydia
  17. Iyong-iyo (1955)
  18. R.O.T.C. (1955)
  19. Tangi kong pag-ibig, Ang (1955)
  20. Uhaw na pag-ibig (1955)
  21. Luha ng birhen (1954)
  22. Maalaala mo kaya (1954)
  23. Matandang dalaga (1954)
  24. MN (1954)
  25. Inspirasyon (1953)
  26. May umaga pang darating (1953)
  27. Rosa Villa (1953)
  28. Anak ko (1951)
  29. Babae, babae, at babae pa (1951)
  30. Huling konsiyerto (1951)
    ... aka Huling concierto (Philippines: Tagalog title)
  31. Nanay ko (1951)
  32. Walang kapantay (1951)
  33. Bombero, Ang (1950)
  34. Magpapawid, Ang (1950)

  35. Batalyon trece (1949)
  36. Camelia (1949)
  37. Carmencita mia (1949)
  38. Sipag ay yaman (1949)
  39. Hindi kita malimot (1948)
  40. Hele hele bago quiere (1947)
  41. Kaaway ng bayan (1947)
  42. Kamay ng Diyos, Ang (1947)
  43. Mameng, iniibig kita (1947)
  44. Si, si, seƱorito (1947)
  45. Garrison 13 (1946)
  46. Guerilyera (1946)
  47. Probinsyana (1946)
  48. Liwayway ng kalayaan (1944)
    ... aka Dawn of Freedom
  49. Tatlong Maria (1944)
  50. Carmen (1941)
  51. Palikero (1941)
  52. Princesita (1941)
  53. Tampuhan (1941)
  54. Diwa ng awit (1940)
  55. Lambingan (1940)
  56. Senorita (1940)

  57. Takip silim (1939)
  58. Arimunding-munding (1938)
    ... aka Arimunding-arimunding (Philippines: Tagalog title)
  59. Mahiwagang binibini (1938)







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2 comments:

neto said...

NABABAGAY KAY CARMEN ANG PAPEL NIYA'Y MEAN...BUT SHE STILL GOOD ACTRESS


NAPAPATUNAYAN SA PELIKULANG "MATANDANG DALAGA,1954..KUNG SAAN SIYAY BINABATUKAN AT PINAPALO DITO,MN ,1954 NAMAN SHE PLAYED BAD...4 ANG MOVIES MERON AKO SA KANYA AT MAY 2 PANG DARATING.

neto said...

ERALIEST MOVIE NIYA ANG CAMELIA,1949 SA LVN

ITO YONG MGA MOVIES MERON AKO SA KANYA.

MATANDANG DALAGA
MN
MAALAALA MO KAYA
ANG TANGI KONG PAG-IBIG
LYDIA
IYONG-IYO