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Pain and Glory (2019)

Dolor y gloria (original title)
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A film director reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.

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Pedro Almodóvar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Penélope Cruz ... Jacinta
Antonio Banderas ... Salvador Mallo
Leonardo Sbaraglia ... Federico
Asier Etxeandia ... Alberto Crespo
Cecilia Roth ... Zulema
Raúl Arévalo ... Padre
Nora Navas ... Mercedes
Julieta Serrano ... Madre
Rosalía ... Rosita
Eva Martín ... Radióloga
Agustín Almodóvar ... Sacerdote
Julián López ... Presentador
Pedro Casablanc ... Dr. Galindo
Susi Sánchez ... Beata
Alba García
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A film director reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

4 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dor e Glória See more »

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El Deseo See more »
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Inspired by (1963). See more »

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A tu vera
Music by Juan Solano
Lyrics by José Antonio Ochaíta and Xandro Valerio
Performed by Rosalía and Penélope Cruz
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He couldn't pick the better name for this work.
31 March 2019 | by ulzhana-32986See all my reviews

The story about the artistic crisis and depression. Once the noise of the glory goes away, there's nothing but emptiness and pain inside. Almodóvar has created this autobiographical masterpiece during his darkest and the most lonely moments in his life. It's different from everything that the genius had shared with the world before. Feeling of loneliness and pain in every scene, that makes a glory so unimportant and empty, when you have no one to share it with. The director made the audience hold the breath while he was speaking and sharing his most intimate secrets, his memories and regrets about the past.

Endless respect for Almodóvar for making this autobiographical movie so personal and sincere.


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