Search results for "Gael García Bernal"

Revolución (2010)

Made up of 10 short films, 'Revolucion' analyzes through the eyes of the directors what is the revolution today and what it means to the young minds of Mexico.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Diego Luna  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Fernando Eimbcke  •  Amat Escalante  •  Carlos Reygadas  •  Rodrigo Plá  •  Rodrigo García  •  Gerardo Naranjo  •  Mariana Chenillo
CAST:  Adriana Barraza  •  Mónica Bejarano  •  Ari Brickman

8 (2008)

8 shorts centered around 8 themes directed by 8 famous film directors involved and sharing their opinion on progress, on the set-backs and the challenges our planet faces today.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gael García Bernal  •  Jane Campion  •  Gaspar Noé  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Wim Wenders  •  Mira Nair  •  Jan Kounen  •  Abderrahmane Sissako
CAST:  Nigist Anteneh  •  Tefera Gizaw  •  Fekadu Kebede  •  Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson

Amores perros (2000) RT 92% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Three different people in Mexico City are catapulted into dramatic and unforeseen circumstances in the wake of a terrible car crash: a young punk stumbles into the sinister ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alejandro González Iñárritu
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Vanessa Bauche  •  Goya Toledo  •  Alvaro Guerrero

Babel (2006)

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alejandro González Iñárritu
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Rinko Kikuchi

Bad Education (2004) RT 88% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Apr 2005

This Pedro Almodóvar film explores the sexual misconduct in the Catholic Church in 1960’s Spain. The film is about two boys who are mistreated in a Catholic school and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Fele Martínez  •  Daniel Giménez Cacho  •  Lluís Homar

Who is Dayani Cristal? (2013) RT 77% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Sep 2014

An anonymous body in the Arizona desert sparks the beginning of a real-life human drama. The search for identity leads us back across a continent to seek out the people left ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Marc Silver
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Charles Harding  •  Lorena Ivón Ton Quevedo  •  Alejandro Solalinde

No (2012) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2013

In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency. The country will vote ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Pablo Larraín
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Alfredo Castro  •  Néstor Cantillana  •  Luis Gnecco

Casa de Mi Padre (2012) RT 41% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2012

Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Matt Piedmont
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Génesis Rodríguez  •  Diego Luna

The Loneliest Planet (2011) RT 71% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2013

A local guide takes a young couple through a twisted backpacking trip across the Georgian wilderness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julia Loktev
CAST:  Hani Furstenberg  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Bidzina Gujabidze

A Little Bit of Heaven (2011) RT 4% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2012

It's a comedy about a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Kassell
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Romany Malco  •  Kathy Bates

José and Pilar (2010)

A deeply moving story about love, loss and literature, this documentary follows the days of José Saramago, the Nobel-laureate Portuguese novelist, and his wife, Pilar del Río. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Miguel Gonçalves Mendes
CAST:  José Saramago  •  Pilar del Río  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Gabriel García Márquez

Even the Rain (2010)

Focuses on Sebastian and Costa, obsessive filmmakers who, in their quest to uncover the myth of Christopher Columbus and resistance to colonial power by Indian rebel Hatuey, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Icíar Bollaín
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Luis Tosar  •  Raúl Arévalo  •  Najwa Nimri

Letters to Juliet (2010) RT 40% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Sep 2010

An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gary Winick
CAST:  Amanda Seyfried  •  Marcia DeBonis  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Giordano Formenti

The Limits of Control (2009) RT 42% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2009

A mysterious stranger works outside the law and keeps his objectives hidden, trusting no one. While his demeanor is paradoxically focused and dreamlike all at once, he embarks ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Isaach De Bankolé  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Bill Murray  •  Gael García Bernal

Mammoth (2009)

While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lukas Moodysson
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Michelle Williams  •  Marife Necesito  •  Sophie Nyweide

The Past (2007)

A couple decides to split after 12 years together. The man (Bernal) find it easy to move on, but difficult to prevent his ex from hounding him, or the new women in his life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hector Babenco
CAST:  Mabi Abele  •  Mariana Anghileri  •  Mimí Ardú  •  Gael García Bernal

La Santa Muerte: Saint Death (2007)

In Mexico there is a cult that is rapidly growing- the cult of Saint Death. This female grim reaper, considered a saint by followers but Satanic by the Catholic Church, is ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Eva Aridjis
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Jesus Padilla Alonso  •  Jesse Ortiz Piña  •  Enriqueta Romero Romero