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Las 13 canciones definitivas de la fimografía de Pedro Almodóvar

por Dr. Pineal

El cine de Almodóvar no sólo que es un portal magnífico para entrar a la cultura española e hispano-hablante, sino que también representa un acervo cultural en sí mismo, porque ha generado un universo propio, la dimensión… 2,353 more words

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Mujeres al Borde de un Ataque de Nervios (1988)

Temperature: Hot

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is one of the most important movies to ever come from Spain for two facts. Fact number one it has been years since a movie from this country had gathered that much attention and recognition worldwide. 756 more words

Drama

Volver (2006)

(( This review was originally coursework for my degree; having graduated, I thought it’d be acceptable to post it here for all to see. )) 1,028 more words

Drama

Old (Film) School: Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Originally written on February 20, 2003

Author’s Note: This essay discusses in part Nicholas Ray’s film ‘Johnny Guitar’. I rarely caution against viewing films, yet unless you feel it is completely necessary, skip ‘Johnny Guitar’. 825 more words

Film

Recipes from the Big Screen - Spanish and Latin American Cuisine (Part 1)

Recetas de películas

 Food and drinks are as close to the stomach as to the heart of the Spanish speaking people and there is a strong social element in the act of eating. 662 more words

Las brujas de Zugarramurdi (Witching and Bitching) Review

It’s a safe bet that filmmaker Álex de la Iglesia is in complete agreement with the famous Oscar Wilde quote: “Moderation is fatal. Nothing succeeds like excess.” No two sentences could better describe de la Iglesia’s approach in his latest film, … 449 more words

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