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Almodóvar, Pedro

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Volver by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

184 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raimunda is struggling to make ends meet, holding down several jobs while supporting her unemployed husband and her teenage daughter. When Raimunda and her sister are visited by the ghost of their dead mother, it becomes clear that some long-repressed family issues remain unresolved
Todo sobre mi madre by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

245 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award Winner 2000. (Best Foreign Language Film). From acclaimed Spanish director Pedro Almodovar All About My Mother is a delirious, baroque drama sturated with extreme characters, hilarious interactions and vibrant colours
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

190 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy film about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who discovers her lover is a a Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife
Hable con ella = Talk to her by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

140 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a private clinic Barco and Benigno strike up a friendship while caring for comatose women
La mala educación = Bad education by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

144 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Enrique gets a visit from an aspiring actor claiming to be his old school friend Igancio, who has written a story about their traumatic childhood spent at Catholic school. In the story, a drag performer attempts to blackmail a predatory priest by exposing their scandalous past. When Enrique produces a film based on the story, the villainous priest from their school days arrives to tell his own version of the events
Los abrazos rotos = Broken embraces by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

82 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Almódovar's acclaimed tale of sex, secrets and cinema. When her father becomes gravely ill, beautiful Lena consents to a relationship with her boss Ernesto Martel. An extremely wealthy and much-older man, he pays for her father's hospitalisation and provides her a lavish lifestyle. Lena's dream, however, is to act and she soon falls for the director of her first film - a project bankrolled by her jealous husband to keep her near. Upon his discovery of the affair, Ernesto stops at nothing to ruin Lena's happiness
The skin I live in = La piel que habito by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

97 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Atame! = Tie me up/Tie me down! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

153 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El joven Ricki es huérfano desde los tres años y toda su vida la ha pasado en diferentes instituciones sociales y reformatorios. Por su parte, Marina es una mujer que ha tenido problemas con las drogas y trabaja como actriz en películas pornográficas y de terror. Fascinado por ella, Ricki la rapta, dispuesto a hacer todo lo posible para que Marina corresponda a su amor. La animadversión inicial de la mujer, y sus vanos intentos de huir, van dejando paso a una progresiva hermandad entre ambos, finalmente convertida en auténtico amor
Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

37 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vrouw gaat op zoek naar haar dochter, met wie ze zo'n jaar geen contact heeft gehad
La flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

134 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo is a professional at ending romances. After all, as romance novelist Amanda Gris, she has had years of experience in the ways of love and affairs of the heart. But when it comes to the end of her own real-life romance, the bitter pill is a little hard to swallow. And as if straight out of one of the steamy novels the cause for disruption is none other than - her best friend. Spanish language - English subtitles
Carne trémula by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

181 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Victor attempts to seduce wealthy junkie, Elena, all he gets for his trouble is a six year ticket to prison. After his release he is haunted by the years he has lost and he wants vengeance
¿Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto!! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

131 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An absurd black comedy that centers on Gloria, a very resourceful working class housewife and cleaning woman, who is hooked on amphetamines and must contend with her crazy family
Matador by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

122 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At his school in Madrid, ex-bullfighter Diego Montes instructs his students in the corrida, "the art of the kill". Trainee bullfighter Angel, sexually repressed and mother-fixated, is taunted about his suspected homosexuality by Diego
El Espinazo del Diablo = The Devil's backbone by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Devil's backbone tells the tale of a remote Spanish orphanage during the final days of the Spanish Civil War whose young inhabitants are brutally terrorised by Santi, a decomposing spirit who stalks the building's dark decaying hallways. But as the film builds to a grisly, explosive finale, the children learn the true story of Santi's death and rise up to vow a deadly vengeance on his vicious murderer"--Container
La ley del deseo = Law of desire by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

93 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocaine-snorting homosexual hedonist writer-director Pablo Quintero is bereft because his boyfriend Juan has just moved out. Pablo meets Antonio at a party, and they share a few passionate nights, but Antonio soon proves far too clingy for Pablo's taste. All hell breaks loose when Antonio comes across a sad, yearning love note from Juan, which ignites in Antonio a bonfire of jealous possessiveness. Pablo's transsexual sister Tina and her daughter Ada get involved in the mess as well. None of their lives will ever be the same because of this tragic unrequited love triangle
High heels = Tacones lejanos by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

137 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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 their common lover." IMDB
I'm so excited! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

50 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mechanical failure on a plane flying to Mexico City is endangering the lives of the passengers aboard. As the pilots attempt to fix the error, the attendants attempt to assist the passengers, and the passengers have a catharsis of emotion that helps them escape the idea of death
Entre tinieblas = Dark habits by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

89 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightclub singer hides out in a convent after her lover dies of an overdose. The eccentric nuns, who welcome her with open arms, have problems of their own: with the church, with the law and with their benefactor. In the end, it's hard to say who's redeemed, if anyone
La mujer sin cabeza = The headless woman by Lucrecia Martel( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bourgeois woman is driving alone on a dirt road when she becomes distracted and runs over something. In the days following this jarring incident, she becomes dazed and emotionally disconnected from the people and events in her life. She becomes obsessed with the possibility that she may have killed someone. The police confirm that there were no accidents reported in the area and everything returns to normal, until a gruesome discovery is made"--Container
Patty Diphusa and other writings by Pedro Almodóvar( Book )

67 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen en andere teksten van de Spaanse filmregisseur (1951- )
 
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Alternative Names
Almadóvar, Pedro.

Almodobar, Cristino 1949-

Almodóvar.

Almodovar 1949-

Almodóvar Caballero, D. Pedro

Almodóvar Caballero, Pedro.

Almodóvar Caballero, Pedro 1949-

Almodóvar, Cristino 1949-

Almodóvar, Pedro

Almodovar, Pedro 1949-

Almodovar, Pedro. , 1951-

Almodovars Kabaljero, Pedro, 1949-

Almodovars, Pedro, 1949-

Blanco, Mateo 1949-

Caballero, Pedro Almodóvar.

Caballero Pedro Almodovar 1949-....

Patatia, Pepe 1949-

Patatin, Pepe 1949-

Pedro Almodóvar

Pedro Almodóvar Caballero španělský filmový režisér

Pedro Almodóvar director de cine, guionista e productor español

Pedro Almodóvar director de cine, guionista y productor español

Pedro Almodóvar director de cinema i guionista espanyol

Pedro Almodóvar espanjalainen elokuvaohjaaja ja -käsikirjoittaja

Pedro Almodóvar filmmaker

Pedro Almodóvar hiszpański reżyser i scenarzysta

Pedro Almodóvar réalisateur de cinéma espagnol

Pedro Almodóvar regista spagnolo

Pedro Almodóvar Spaans filmregisseur

Pedro Almodóvar spanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Pedro Almodóvar Spanish film director, screenwriter and film producer

Pedro Almodóvar spanyol filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, filmproducer

Pedro Almodovars

Pepe Patatia.

Pepe Patatin.

Petrus Almodóvar

Πέδρο Αλμοδόβαρ

Альмодовар, Педро, 1949-

Педра Альмадовар

Педро Алмадовар

Педро Алмодовар

Педро Альмодовар испанский кинорежиссёр, кинопродюсер, сценарист, писатель и певец

Пэдра Альмадовар

Պեդրո Ալմոդովար

פדרו אלמודובר שחקן ספרדי

بيدرو ألمودوبار

پدرو آلمودوار تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان اسپانیایی

पेद्रो अल्मोदोबार

പെദ്രോ അൽമൊദോവാർ

პედრო ალმოდოვარი

알모도바르, 페드로 1949-

페드로 알모도바르

アルモドバル, ペドロ

ペドロ・アルモドバル

佩德罗·阿尔莫多瓦尔

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Todo sobre mi madreMujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdownHable con ella = Talk to herLa mala educación = Bad educationLos abrazos rotos = Broken embracesLa flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secretCarne trémulaMatador