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La concejala antropófaga (2009) (Short)


L'Atalante (1934)
In Mateo's videotape collection
Orpheus (1950)
In Mateo's videotape collection
Magnificent Obsession (1954)
In Mateo's DVD collection
Elevator to the Gallows (1958)
Mateo says he wants to watch it.
Peeping Tom (1960)
As Mateo Blanco is filming, someone says "You're like 'Peeping Tom'". There is an earlier scene that resembles a scene from Peeping Tom.
In Mateo's DVD collection
Belle de Jour (1967)
Lena's pseudonym as a prostitute is "Severine", just like Catherine Deneuve's character in Luis Bunuel 's film.
Fanny and Alexander (1982)
mentioned in the movie
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
The film within a film 'Girls And Suitcases' is loosely based on Pedro Almodóvar's own film Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios (1988).


Journey to Italy (1954)
On TV.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Cannes Film Festival 2009 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in segments on films selected for competition.
The Culture Show: Episode #11.7 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.44 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip of the film starring Penélope Cruz is shown
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #17.46 (2009) (TV Episode)
Promotional excerpts showed during interview with Penélope Cruz - Lena sits down to next to a sleeping Ernesto, who wakes up and scares her.
At the Movies: Summer Special 2009/10 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown when this movie is reviewed and in an interview with writer/director Pedro Almodóvar.

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