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 »
Gloria is a porn artist that performs live-sex. When his mate gets sick he brings her a young substitute, Manu. The boy works surprisingly well and then Gloria decides to go into business ... See full summary »
Manuel Gómez Pereira
Rosa Maria Sardà
A time and place described through the life of Onofre Bouvila, this film is based on a famous novel exposing the 20 or so year time frame which transformed Barcelona, starting in the late ... See full summary »
Martin has been trying to find his disappeared brother Pablo. Pablo has been out of touch for years, after a terrorist incident in which Martin and the family suspect Pablo's participation.... See full summary »
Miguel Ángel Solá
After the death of her husband Bernada Alba puts her daughters under a rigurous mourning which does not even allow them to leave the house for seven years. Adela, the youngest daughter, suffers the most. Pepe el Romano key to all women's despair.
Irene Gutiérrez Caba,
Ana is a former ETA member who lives in a village called Bermillo de Sayago, near the border with Portugal. She works as a veterinary with her friend and fellow Dario. With him, she shares ... See full summary »
Joaquim de Almeida,
It's a good movie to rescue of the Spanish Cinema of the nineties.
The director of a bank "Simon" (Antonio Valero) disappears after committing a big scam. Since then his wife "Juana" (Veronica Forqué) will be besieged and pressed upon to restore the good name of the bank and everything returns to normal.
"Amor Propio" proposes a plot that naked greed and selfishness in this world and still more in the financial / banking jungle
Mario Camus, dear great Spanish film director emerged from the best literature written in Spanish is also a cultivated man of letters in the written word. His visual language film and literary narrative know where feelings and beliefs take shape. Like reading, cinema Camus expressed paused, with sturdy slowness and depth planes loaded with expressiveness and symbolism to be observed...
Although the plot of the story is complex, this is an interesting and high movie. Camus achieves good movie plot, without the slightest fuss, just across a remarkable script and the warm and serene look of Veronica I invaded, great performances and an extraordinary cast, for a truly remarkable for simple and transparent film. It is a film to rescue of the Spanish cinema of the nineties, which as literature and life has its generations.
2 of 2 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?