Broken Embraces

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Release Date: December 18, 2009 (limited)

On DVD/VOD: March 16, 2010

2h 8m | Drama, Thriller


A blind screenwriter (Lluìs Homar) used to be a film director working under the name Mateo. How did he lose his sight? Flash back 14 years to the '90s. Mateo is hired to direct a film and immediately falls in love with Lena (Penélope Cruz), the film's star who is also the mistress of the producer, an aging millionaire. As Mateo and Lena embark on a passionate affair, the producer hires his son to spy on them.

In Spanish with English subtitles.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics
Producer(s): Esther García
Cast: Penélope Cruz, Blanca Portillo, Lluís Homar, José Luis Gómez, Ángela Molina, Rossy de Palma
Writer(s): Pedro Almodóvar
Official Site: http://www.brokenembracesmovie.com


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