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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

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 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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Country:

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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(TV)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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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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You can simply avoid to see this movie, move to something better!
5 November 2004 | by g_venturiSee all my reviews

"Hommage to Hitchcock"? Are you sure people? Hitchcock has been one of the greatest film directors ever, and his movies are still evocative and compelling today. This is something that we cannot say about "Entre las piernas", for mainly two reasons:

1)It completely lacks in imagination. The plot is very predictable at each step, except the last scenes, when we discover the identity of the killer. Overall, we are never thrilled by the story.

2)The main characters are flat, not to speak about the secondary ones... The story starts in the psychotherapy room, but it fails in really explaining the "why" of their illness, which could have been very interesting. The secondary characters are simply ridiculous.

Overall, I was very bored by the movie even if the content was meant to be pruriginous. The only notable thing is the skill of V. Abril and C.Gomez as well. You can simply avoid to see this movie, move to something better!


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