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All About My Mother | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  All About My Mother  101 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [31 Mar 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 87/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 56 wins & 38 nominations.
Actors:  Antonia San Juan, Candela Peña, Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes
Plot:  Young Esteban wants to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his father, carefully concealed by his mother Manuela.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish, Catalan    Country:  Spain, France    More Info:  IMDB
Talk to Her | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Talk to Her  112 min,  R,  [Drama, Mystery, Romance]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [14 Feb 2003]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, Metacritic 86/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 42 wins & 45 nominations.
Actors:  Darío Grandinetti, Javier Cámara, Leonor Watling, Rosario Flores
Plot:  Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
Law of Desire | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Law of Desire  102 min,  NC-17,  [Comedy, Drama, Thriller]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [05 Mar 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  10 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Eusebio Poncela, Miguel Molina
Plot:  A film maker's sexual disorientation jeopardizes his latest project.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay), Pedro Almodóvar (story)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Volver | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Volver  121 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [26 Jan 2007]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 84/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 60 wins & 90 nominations.
Actors:  Blanca Portillo, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas, Penélope Cruz
Plot:  After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn't resolve during her life.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown  88 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [11 Nov 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, Metacritic 85/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 21 wins & 22 nominations.
Actors:  Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Julieta Serrano, María Barranco
Plot:  Pepas's lover, Iván, leaves her and she tries to contact him to find out why he's left. In her search for Iván, she confronts his wife and son, who are as clueless as she is. Meanwhile; ...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
What Have I Done to Deserve This? | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  What Have I Done to Deserve This?  101 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [30 Mar 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Carmen Maura, Gonzalo Suárez, Luis Hostalot, Ryo Hiruma, Ángel de Andrés López
Plot:  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...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish, German, English, French    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
Matador | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Matador  110 min,  NC-17,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [07 Mar 1986]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Antonio Banderas, Assumpta Serna, Eva Cobo, Nacho Martínez
Plot:  An ex-bullfighter who gets turned on by killing, a lady lawyer with the same fetish and a young man driven insane by his religious upbringing - these are the main characters in this stylish...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (story), Jesús Ferrero (screenplay), Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Broken Embraces | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Broken Embraces  127 min,  R,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [15 Jan 2010]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 41 nominations.
Actors:  Blanca Portillo, José Luis Gómez, Lluís Homar, Penélope Cruz
Plot:  Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish, English    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
The Flower of My Secret | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Flower of My Secret  103 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [08 Mar 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, Metacritic 75/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 12 nominations.
Actors:  Carme Elias, Juan Echanove, Marisa Paredes, Rossy de Palma
Plot:  Leo Macias writes sentimental novels with great success but hidden under a pseudonym, Amanda Gris. She is unhappy with her professional life and with her husband, a soldier working in ...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish, French    Country:  Spain, France    More Info:  IMDB
Julieta | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Julieta  99 min,  R,  [Drama, Mystery, Romance]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [21 Dec 2016]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 13 wins & 54 nominations.
Actors:  Adriana Ugarte, Daniel Grao, Emma Suárez, Inma Cuesta
Plot:  After a casual encounter, a brokenhearted woman decides to confront her life and the most important events about her stranded daughter.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar, Alice Munro (basado en "Destino", "Pronto" y "Silencio" de)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
The Skin I Live In | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Skin I Live In  120 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [02 Sep 2011]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 70/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 27 wins & 66 nominations.
Actors:  Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Jan Cornet, Marisa Paredes
Plot:  A brilliant plastic surgeon, haunted by past tragedies, creates a type of synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.
Writer:  Thierry Jonquet (novel), Pedro Almodóvar, Agustín Almodóvar (collaboration)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Live Flesh | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Live Flesh  103 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [16 Jan 1998]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 69/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 11 wins & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Francesca Neri, Javier Bardem, Liberto Rabal, Ángela Molina
Plot:  After leaving jail, Víctor is still in love with Elena, but she's married to the former cop -now basketball player- who became paralysed by a shot from Víctor's gun...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay), Jorge Guerricaechevarría (screenplay), Ray Loriga (screenplay), Ruth Rendell (novel)
Language:  Spanish, Italian, Bulgarian    Country:  Spain, France    More Info:  IMDB
Dark Habits | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Dark Habits  114 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [10 Mar 1983]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 69%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Cristina Sánchez Pascual, Laura Cepeda, Miguel Zúñiga, Will More
Plot:  A nightclub singer seeks refuge with gay nuns on dope in a Madrid convent.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
High Heels | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  High Heels  112 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [20 Dec 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, Metacritic 51/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Anna Lizaran, Marisa Paredes, Miguel Bosé, Victoria Abril
Plot:  A girl's mother returns after 15 years to find her daughter has married one of her (the mother's) old boyfriends. They try to mend their broken mother/daughter relationship and deal with ...
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay), Pedro Almodóvar (story)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
I'm So Excited! | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  I'm So Excited!  90 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [08 Mar 2013]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 48%, Metacritic 55/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Antonio Banderas, Antonio de la Torre, Cecilia Roth, Coté Soler, Javier Cámara, Penélope Cruz, Pepa Charro
Plot:  When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the greatest danger, which we carry within ourselves.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB
Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom | Movie Details for Director Pedro Almodóvar | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom  82 min,  [Comedy]  [Pedro Almodóvar]  [27 Oct 1980]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alaska, Carmen Maura, Eva Siva, Félix Rotaeta
Plot:  Pepi is raped by the policeman who catches her growing marijuana in her apartment. She seeks revenge by getting his masochist wife to leave him.
Writer:  Pedro Almodóvar (screenplay), Pedro Almodóvar (story)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain    More Info:  IMDB

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