Most Popular Titles With Pedro Almodóvar
- Job Types
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
1. The Skin I Live In (2011)
R | 120 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
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.
2. I'm So Excited! (2013)
R | 90 min | Comedy
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.
4. The Devil's Backbone (2001)
R | 106 min | Drama, Horror
After Carlos, a 12-year-old whose father has died in the Spanish Civil War, arrives at an ominous boy's orphanage he discovers the school is haunted and has many dark secrets that he must uncover.
7. All About My Mother (1999)
R | 101 min | Drama
Young Esteban want to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his father, carefully concealed by the mother Manuela.
9. Bad Education (2004)
NC-17 | 106 min | Drama, Mystery
An examination on the effect of Franco-era religious schooling and sexual abuse on the lives of two longtime friends.
11. Broken Embraces (2009)
R | 127 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
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.
12. Women in Trouble (2009)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama
A serpentine day in the life of ten seemingly disparate women: a porn star, a flight attendant, a psychiatrist, a masseuse, a bartender, a pair of call girls, etc. All of them with one crucial thing in common. Trouble.
13. Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989)
NC-17 | 111 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
An unbalanced but alluring former mental patient takes a porn star prisoner in the hopes of convincing her to marry him.
15. Live Flesh (1997)
R | 103 min | Drama
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...
17. Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama
A woman's lover leaves her, and she tries to contact him to find out why he's left. She confronts his wife and son, who are as clueless as she. Meanwhile her girlfriend is afraid the police... See full summary »
18. The Secret Life of Words (2005)
115 min | Drama, Romance
A hearing impaired factory worker gives up her first holiday in years and instead travels out to an oil rig, where she cares for a man suffering from severe burns.
19. High Heels (1991)
R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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 ... See full summary »
20. The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010 TV Special)
TV-14 | 217 min
The curtain rises and we are greeted by sparkly stars, all the nominees for best actor and actress are on the stage in pairs... See full synopsis »
Writers: Jon Macks, Steve Martin, Marc Shaiman, Colleen Werthmann, Steven Amato, Dave Barry, Robert Cohen, David Feldman, Neil Gaiman, Carol Leifer, Jeffrey Richman, Bruce Vilanch, Scott Wittman, Beth Armogida | Directors: Hamish Hamilton, Anne Fletcher, Richard A. Preuss, Pete Docter, Henry Selick | Stars: Rachel McAdams, Dakota Fanning, Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks
22. Wild Tales (2014)
122 min | Comedy, Thriller
A story about love deception, the return of the past, a tragedy, or even the violence contained in an everyday detail, appear themselves to push them towards the abyss, into the undeniable pleasure of losing control.
24. The Flower of My Secret (1995)
R | 103 min | Drama
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 ... See full summary »
25. Labyrinth of Passion (1982)
Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama
A camp melodrama/comedy about Sexilia (a nymphomaniac), Sadec (a gay Islamic terrorist), Riza Niro (the son of the emperor of Tiran), and Queti (the daughter of a dry-cleaner). When Riza ... See full summary »
27. Kika (1993)
Unrated | 114 min | Comedy
Kika, a young cosmetologist, is called to the mansion of Nicolas, an American writer to make-up the corpse of his stepson, Ramon. Ramon, who is not dead, is revived by Kika's attentions and... See full summary »
28. The Last Summer of La Boyita (2009)
93 min | Drama
Young Jorgelina feels estranged from her boy-crazy older sister, who has entered adolescence and doesn't want to hang around with little kids anymore. Finding refuge in their Boyita ... See full summary »
29. Nosferatu vs. Father Pipecock & Sister Funk (2014)
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
From TWI STUDIOS ( The fun, friendly makers of: FRANKENPIMP!, VIXEN HIGHWAY 2006: It Came From Uranus, & ACID HEAD: The Buzzard Nuts County Slaughter ), comes this reimagining /... See full summary »
31. Matador (1986)
NC-17 | 110 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Ex-bullfighter who is getting turned on by killing, lady lawyer with same problem and young man driven insane by over-religious upbringing - these are the main characters in this stylish ... See full summary »
32. Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom (1980)
82 min | Comedy
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.
39. What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
101 min | Comedy, Drama
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... See full summary »
40. The Headless Woman (2008)
Unrated | 87 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
After running into something with her car, Vero experiences a particular psychological state. She realizes she might have killed someone.
43. Acción mutante (1993)
90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
In a future world ruled by good-looking people, a terrorist group of mutants led by Ramon Yarritu kidnap the daughter of Orujo, a rich businessman, to claim for the rights of the ugly ... See full summary »
45. The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2012 TV Special)
Cut to the inside of the International Ballroom at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Actors practice their "I'm totally laughing for real and not at all upset" faces as host Ricky Gervais comes out... See full synopsis »