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Between Your Legs (1999)

Entre las piernas (original title)
Miranda is a crew member of a nightly radio programmme. She and her husband Felix, a cop, are parents of a girl. Miranda's daily dog walking strolls are excuses to pursue sexual encounters ... See full summary »

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Joaquín Oristrell (novel), Joaquín Oristrell (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Victoria Abril ... Miranda
Javier Bardem ... Javier
Carmelo Gómez ... Félix
Juan Diego ... Jareño
Sergi López ... Claudio
Javier Albalá Javier Albalá ... Juancar
María Adánez María Adánez ... Juani
Carmen Balagué ... Begoña
Manuel Manquiña ... Manuel
Víctor Rueda Víctor Rueda ... Azucena / Jacinto
Salvador Madrid Salvador Madrid ... Inspector jefe
Roberto Álvarez ... Anastasio
Alberto San Juan ... Rojas
Charo Zapardiel Charo Zapardiel ... Marina Salinas
Àngels Bassas Àngels Bassas ... Lola
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Miranda is a crew member of a nightly radio programmme. She and her husband Felix, a cop, are parents of a girl. Miranda's daily dog walking strolls are excuses to pursue sexual encounters with men, who she readily discards afterwards. In order to deal with her sex addiction, she signs up for therapy. Also in the group is Javier, a successful scriptwriter and producer who is a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit off and a steamy affair ensues. But things get a little complicated when Javier finds out that this phone sex trysts have been secretly taped and being distributed all over Madrid, and that his ex-wife is living with his business partner. Elsewhere, while investigating a murder case, Felix discovers Miranda's affair with Javier. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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Spain | France

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

22 January 1999 (Spain) See more »

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Between Your Legs See more »

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2.35 : 1
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References Fantasia (1940) See more »

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Você
Written by Ray Gilbert (as R. Gilbert), Roberto Menescal (as R. Menescal) and Ronaldo Boscoli (as R. Boscoli)
Performed by RL and BB
Courtesy of Siesta Records, S.L.
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An overlong draggy film lacking excitement
16 September 2004 | by esh04676See all my reviews

The point that sex can become a dangerous addiction is not made in a very convincing manner in this film. After starting with a session of a class for curing sexual addiction, the movie focuses on a variety of problems faced by most of the characters, none of whom are very interesting people. At two hours or more the film drags along. Attempts at injecting suspense are pitifully weak. The viewer does think of what Hitchcock would have done with this material, beginning with a clean straight story line, but in the end all one can think is "I saw Hitchcock suspense films and this has no Hitchcock suspense, only clumsy attempts at imitation." A final question: when the leading lady boards the plane holding her little dog is that a suggestion that she will continue taking the dog out when she seeks another man? That everything will continue in much the same way?


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