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Entre Tinieblas
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directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; designed by Teresa Nieto and Francis Montesinos; produced by Luis A. Calvo, 1882-1945, Tesauro; performed by Julieta Serrano, 1933-, Marisa Paredes, 1946-, Cristina S. Pascual, Chus Lampreave and Carmen Maura, 1945- (Pottstown, PA: Sony Pictures Classics), 1 hour 40 mins
A nightclub singer seeks refuge with gay nuns on dope in a Madrid convent.
directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; designed by Teresa Nieto and Francis Montesinos; produced by Luis A. Calvo, 1882-1945, Tesauro; performed by Julieta Serrano, 1933-, Marisa Paredes, 1946-, Cristina S. Pascual, Chus Lampreave and Carmen Maura, 1945- (Pottstown, PA: Sony Pictures Classics), 1 hour 40 mins
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Law of Desire
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directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Agustín Almodóvar, 1955- and Miguel Ángel Pérez Campos, fl. 1977, El Deseo and Lauren Films; performed by Eusebio Poncela, 1947-, Carmen Maura, 1945-, Antonio Banderas, 1960- and Miguel Molina, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1987), 1 hour 42 mins,
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Set against the backdrop of mad, mad Madrid, this film swirls around an outrageous cast of characters. Our hero is absorbed in a cat-and-mouse game of obsessive love which before long entangles his transexual brother/sister, a father/son detective team and a mother who makes the Spider Woman look tame. Almodóvar...
directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Agustín Almodóvar, 1955- and Miguel Ángel Pérez Campos, fl. 1977, El Deseo and Lauren Films; performed by Eusebio Poncela, 1947-, Carmen Maura, 1945-, Antonio Banderas, 1960- and Miguel Molina, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1987), 1 hour 42 mins,
Source: www.imdb.com
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¿Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto? = What Have I Done to Deserve This?
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directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Hervé Hachuel, Kaktus Producciones Cinematográficas and Tesauro; performed by Carmen Maura, 1945-, Luis Hostalot, Gonzalo Suárez, Ángel de Andrés-López and Verónica Forqué (Culver City, CA: Sony Pictures Classics), 1 hour 42 mins
In Madrid, the housewife Gloria lives in a tiny apartment with her husband, the taxi driver and forger Antonio; her lunatic mother-in-law, who is addicted in bottled water and cupcakes; and two teenage sons, one of them a drug dealer and the other gay
directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Hervé Hachuel, Kaktus Producciones Cinematográficas and Tesauro; performed by Carmen Maura, 1945-, Luis Hostalot, Gonzalo Suárez, Ángel de Andrés-López and Verónica Forqué (Culver City, CA: Sony Pictures Classics), 1 hour 42 mins
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Volver
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directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Esther García, 1956-, El Deseo; performed by Penélope Cruz, 1974-, Carmen Maura, 1945- and Lola Dueñas, 1971- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2006), 2 hours 1 mins
From two-time Academy Award-winner Pedro Almodóvar (2003, Best Original Screenplay, Talk to Her, 2000, Best Foreign Language Film, All About My Mother), comes Volver, a comedic and compassionate tribute to women and their resilience in the face of life's most outrageous tribulations. A luminous Penélope Cruz lea...
directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Esther García, 1956-, El Deseo; performed by Penélope Cruz, 1974-, Carmen Maura, 1945- and Lola Dueñas, 1971- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2006), 2 hours 1 mins
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
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written by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-, El Deseo and Laurenfilm; performed by Carmen Maura, 1945-, Antonio Banderas, 1960-, Julieta Serrano, 1933-, María Barranco, 1961- and Rossy de Palma, 1964- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1988), 1 hour 29 mins
Creating "one of the jauntiest of all war-of-all-sexes comedies" (Pauline Kael), Pedro Almodóvar, Spain's premiere writer-director, creates an off-kilter universe of madness, mayhem and pure fun. Nominated for the 1988 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and co-starring Antonio Banderas, Women on the Ve...
written by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; directed by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-; produced by Pedro Almodóvar, 1949-, El Deseo and Laurenfilm; performed by Carmen Maura, 1945-, Antonio Banderas, 1960-, Julieta Serrano, 1933-, María Barranco, 1961- and Rossy de Palma, 1964- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1988), 1 hour 29 mins
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