Search results for "Javier Cámara"

Alatriste (2006) RT Audience 46%

In 17th century Spain Diego Alatriste, a brave and heroic soldier, is fighting in his King's army in the Flandes region. His best mate, Balboa, falls in a trap and, near to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Agustín Díaz Yanes
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Elena Anaya  •  Unax Ugalde  •  Eduard Fernández

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

DVD release: Apr 2005

Two children, Ignacio and Enrique, know love, the movies and fear in a religious school at the beginning of the 1960s. Father Manolo, director of the school and its professor ...  (more)

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

Lucía y el sexo (2001)

Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Paz Vega  •  Tristán Ulloa  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Daniel Freire

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wes Craven  •  Alfonso Cuarón  •  Alexander Payne  •  Tom Tykwer  •  Sylvain Chomet  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Vincenzo Natali  •  Richard LaGravenese  •  Isabel Coixet  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Walter Salles  •  Bruno Podalydès  •  Oliver Schmitz  •  Gurinder Chadha  •  Nobuhiro Suwa  •  Daniela Thomas  •  Frédéric Auburtin  •  Christopher Doyle
CAST:  Steve Buscemi  •  Axel Kiener  •  Julie Bataille  •  Bruno Podalydès

Talk to Her (2002) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: May 2003

Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Leonor Watling  •  Rosario Flores  •  Javier Cámara  •  Darío Grandinetti

Torrente 2, Misión en Marbella (2001)

For this second film in the cult comedy series Torrente takes our fat police officer from Madrid to Marbella in Spain to investigate a villain’s plot to destroy the city with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Santiago Segura
CAST:  Santiago Segura  •  Gabino Diego  •  Tony Leblanc  •  José Luis Moreno

Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998)

Torrente, The Stupid Arm of The Law by Santiago Segura stars Javier Cámara as a corrupt, poor, delusional, sexist, egocentric, drunk and right-winged Madrid cop named Torrente ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Santiago Segura
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Santiago Segura  •  Neus Asensi  •  Chus Lampreave

The Secret Life of Words (2005) RT 69% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2007

A touching story of a deaf girl who is sent to an oil rig to take care of a man who has been blinded in a terrible accident. The girl has a special ability to communicate with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Sarah Polley  •  Tim Robbins  •  Javier Cámara  •  Eddie Marsan

Torremolinos 73 (2003) RT 70% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Pablo Berger
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Candela Peña  •  Juan Diego  •  Fernando Tejero

A Gun in Each Hand (2012)

J. is depressed. E. lives peacefully. S. tries to get back with his wife. G. resorts to anxiolytics. P. plays seduction games. María and Sara exchange their husbands. L. calls ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Ricardo Darín  •  Luis Tosar  •  Javier Cámara  •  Eduardo Noriega

Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed (2013) RT 93% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2015

Spain, 1966. An English teacher who travels to Almería when he hears that John Lennon is making a film there befriends with a 16-year-old boy who has run away from home and a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Trueba
CAST:  Ariadna Gil  •  Francesc Colomer  •  Javier Cámara  •  Jorge Sanz

Yesterday Never Ends (2013)

A couple meets at their son’s grave ten years after his death; his plot is to make way for a casino city. Anger, hatred and bitterness erupt. A nightmarish drama that goes far ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Candela Peña

La reina de España (2016)

Nearly twenty years after the events of "The Girl of Your Dreams", in the 1950s, Macarena Granada, who has become a Hollywood star, returns to Spain to film a blockbuster ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fernando Trueba
CAST:  Penélope Cruz  •  Antonio Resines  •  Cary Elwes  •  Neus Asensi

With George Bush on My Mind (2003)

The first actor of a theater company on tour in Spain dies in a car accident. A new actor, Jorge Ruiz, is to relieve you. He's handsome, young and revolutionary. His arrival ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joaquín Oristrell
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Elvira Mínguez  •  María Botto  •  Juan Diego Botto

I'm So Excited (2013)

The film is an ensemble comedy written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Paz Vega  •  Blanca Suárez

To Hell With The Ugly (2010)

Eliseo is ugly, lame and single. He hasn't met the woman of his life and has never known love. Nati is ugly, missing a breast and separated. She found the man of her life but, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nacho G. Velilla
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Carmen Machi  •  Juan Diego  •  Tristán Ulloa

La torre de Suso (2007) RT Audience 70%

Cundo emigrated to Argentina to seek a new life. Ten years later he returns home, to the funeral of an old friend, Suso. The film chronicles the reunion with family and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Fernández
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Gonzalo de Castro  •  César Vea  •  José Luis Alcobendas

Hard Times (2005) RT Audience 33%

When the troubled son of an NGO worker refuses to take a test and announces that he is not leaving his room, his concerned mother asks one of her clients, a Cuban exile, for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Manuel Martín Cuenca
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Nathalie Poza  •  Eman Xor Oña  •  Leonor Watling