Search results for "Marisa Paredes"

Life Is Beautiful (1997) RT Audience 50%

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roberto Benigni
CAST:  Nicoletta Braschi  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Giorgio Cantarini  •  Giustino Durano

All About My Mother (1999)

A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Cecilia Roth  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Candela Peña

Dark Habits (1983)

A nightclub singer seeks refuge with gay nuns on dope in a Madrid convent.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Cristina Sánchez Pascual  •  Julieta Serrano  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Lina Canalejas

The Flower of My Secret (1995) RT 83% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Marisa Paredes is Leocadia ("Leo") Macias, a woman writing “pink” romance novels under the alias of Amanda Gris that are very popular all across Spain. Unlike her romantic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Marisa Paredes  •  Juan Echanove  •  Carme Elias  •  Rossy de Palma

High Heels (1991)

High Heels is a murder mystery comedy centering on flamboyant actress Becky del Paramo and her daughter Rebecca, a television anchorwoman. After being estranged for 15 years, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Victoria Abril  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Miguel Bosé  •  Anna Lizaran

Gigola (2010) RT Audience 41%

George, a charismatic and adventurous young woman, born from an old, catholic family, falls in love, in her teens, with a female teacher named Sybil. Devastated by her lover's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laure Charpentier
CAST:  Lou Doillon  •  Marie Kremer  •  Eduardo Noriega  •  Thierry Lhermitte

Dreamland (2013) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Feb 2007

An affluent city is covered in snow, all seems perfect – on the surface. Divorcé Rolf is doing his best to rebuild his relationship with his daughter. Pregnant Lena appears to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Petra Biondina Volpe
CAST:  Luna Mijovic  •  André Jung  •  Bettina Stucky  •  Marisa Paredes

The Ship of Fools (1995)

In a small town in Patagonia (Southern Argentina), a Mapuche Indian chief sets a tourist complex under construction on fire. He denies all attempts to defend himself. Locked ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ricardo Wullicher
CAST:  Marisa Paredes  •  Fernando Guillén  •  Inés Estévez  •  Miguel Ángel Solá

Crazy Loves (2009)

No description available yet.

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Beda Docampo Feijóo
CAST:  Irene Visedo  •  Eduard Fernández  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Carlos Hipólito

Lines of Wellington (2012) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 2014

Passionate romance, brutal treachery, and selfless nobility are set against the background of Napoleon’s 1810 invasion of Portugal in Valeria Sarmiento’s intimate epic.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Valeria Sarmiento
CAST:  Nuno Lopes  •  Soraia Chaves  •  Marisa Paredes  •  John Malkovich

His Mother's Eyes (2011)

A writer suffering from a lack of inspiration sneaks his way into the lives of a star television journalist and his lead ballerina daughter to write, unbeknownst to them, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thierry Klifa
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Géraldine Pailhas  •  Nicolas Duvauchelle  •  Marina Fois

The Skin I Live In (2011) RT 80% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2012

A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Pedro Almodóvar
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Elena Anaya  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Blanca Suárez

Doctor Chance (1998)

DVD release: Mar 2005

Angstel trades in forged paintings, under the guidance of his mother, Milady. Their network extends into other murky affairs, provoking the wrath of a rival gang. Angstel ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
CAST:  Pedro Hestnes  •  Elvire  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Stéphane Ferrara

Bicycles Are for the Summer (1984)

No description available yet.

DIRECTION:  Jaime Chávarri
CAST:  Amparo Soler Leal  •  Victoria Abril  •  Alicia Hermida  •  Marisa Paredes

Frío sol de invierno (2004)

Rich kid Adrian is released form the psychiatric institution where he has lived since he was a child and goes to live in the house he's been given by his father, who he's not ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pablo Malo
CAST:  Unax Ugalde  •  Javier Pereira  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Marta Etura

The Anonymous Queen (1992)

Anna Luz, a married woman, rethinks her life when she receives the visit of a stranger who claims to be her neighbor from the floor below. His arrival coincides with the entry ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gonzalo Suárez
CAST:  Carmen Maura  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Juanjo Puigcorbé  •  Jesús Bonilla

Savages (2001) RT 51% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Spanish drama about anti-immigrant racism and family problems. Berta is a single nurse raising her deceased sister's three teenage children in a Spanish port city. The two ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Carlos Molinero
CAST:  Marisa Paredes  •  Imanol Arias  •  Manuel Morón  •  Roger Casamajor

Silver-Beet Face (1987)

No description available yet.

DIRECTION:  José Sacristán
CAST:  José Sacristán  •  Rafaela Aparicio  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Amparo Soler Leal

Dear Nanny (1986)

Elvira, daughter of a disgraced military, who entered a convent at a young age leaves him and returns home to settle in Madrid with his beloved nanny, seeking help to overcome ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Luis Borau
CAST:  Imperio Argentina  •  Alfredo Landa  •  Carmen Maura  •  Xabier Elorriaga