MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,802 this week

Volavérunt (1999)

 |  Drama  |  1 October 1999 (Spain)
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 706 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), , 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 125 titles
created 11 Sep 2011
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 13 Apr 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 08 Mar 2013
 
a list of 137 titles
created 02 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 49 titles
created 25 Oct 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Volavérunt" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Volavérunt (1999)

Volavérunt (1999) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Volavérunt.

User Polls

1 win & 7 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A new literature teacher, Ulises, comes to a small town near the sea and falls in love with a young woman, Martina. This woman is loved by a rich businessman named Alberto but chooses ... See full summary »

Director: Bigas Luna
Stars: Jordi Mollà, Leonor Watling, Eduard Fernández
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A 23-year-old man looking to escape the burden of his alcoholic mother strikes up an illicit online relationship with a 15-year-old schoolgirl.

Director: Yuhang Ho
Stars: Kara Hui, Tien You Chui, Yasmin Ahmad
Reborn (1981)
Drama | Thriller | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A man discovers that his girlfriend is a "stigmata" (someone whose hands and feet mysteriously bleed in the same places where Jesus Christ was crucified) and tries to keep her out of the ... See full summary »

Director: Bigas Luna
Stars: Dennis Hopper, Michael Moriarty, Antonella Murgia
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A female talk show host in Cairo stirs up political controversy when she focuses her on-air discussions on the topic of women's issues.

Director: Yousry Nasrallah
Stars: Mona Zaki, Hassan El Raddad, Nahed El Sebaï
Chromophobia (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A bourgeois family slowly comes apart at the seams.

Director: Martha Fiennes
Stars: Ben Chaplin, Penélope Cruz, Ralph Fiennes
Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The film starts in the trip from Sevilla to Linares, where Manolete stops in Córdoba to see his mother. He will be remembering some passages of his life.

Director: Menno Meyjes
Stars: Adrien Brody, Penélope Cruz, Santiago Segura
Drama | Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight. Pete and Big Boy ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Frears
Stars: Billy Crudup, Woody Harrelson, Patricia Arquette
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.

Director: Bigas Luna
Stars: Verónica Echegui, Dani Martín, Laya Martí
A Housekeeper (2002)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her... See full summary »

Director: Claude Berri
Stars: Jean-Pierre Bacri, Émilie Dequenne, Brigitte Catillon
Bilbao (1978)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: Bigas Luna
Stars: Àngel Jové, Maika Thienen, María Martín
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Luis, a Spanish student,goes to London to get a course in Economics. He lives at a house the neighbour of her aunt, but when she broke up with her husband, Luis goes to live with her.

Director: Fernando Colomo
Stars: Coque Malla, María Barranco, Rosa Maria Sardà
Tatuaje (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Bigas Luna
Stars: Carlos Ballesteros, Pilar Velázquez, Mónica Randall
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
Pepita Tudó
...
Jorge Perugorría ...
...
Olivier Achard ...
Grognard
Jean-Marie Juan ...
Pignatelli
Empar Ferrer ...
Catalina Barajas
María Alonso ...
Condesa de Chinchón
Zoe Berriatúa ...
Príncipe Fernando
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ayanta Barilli ...
Duquesa de Osuna
José Cantero ...
Jefe de policía
Javier Coromina
Alberto Demestres
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

1 October 1999 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

A meztelen Maya  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Quinteto para Guitarra Nº4 en D, G. 448 / Fandango
Written by Luigi Boccherini
Performed by Pepe Romero and The Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble
Courtesy of Philips Classics Productions
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sweeping historical epic about the Duchess of Alba, Goya's "Naked Maja"
30 November 2000 | by (Santiago, Chile) – See all my reviews

This historical epic, a rarity for quirky Catalonian director Bigas Luna (JAMON, JAMON, GOLDEN BALLS), is quite an achievement. One which has been undeservedly maligned by many. Aitana Sanchez Gijon has been praised for her performance as the Duchess of Alba, having won the Best Actress award at the 1999 San Sebastian Film Festival. The rest of the stellar cast: Penelope Cruz, Jordi Moya', and Jorge Perugorria (as Goya) are at least adequate, and the art direction, and look of the movie are both breathtaking.


7 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Volavérunt (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?