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Bad Education (La mala educación) (2004)

Bad Education
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Gael García Bernal Gael García Bernal
Ángel / Juan / Zahara
Fele Martínez Fele Martínez
Enrique Goded
Daniel Giménez Cacho Daniel Giménez Cacho
Padre Manolo
Lluís Homar Lluís Homar
Sr. Manuel Berenguer
Francisco Maestre Francisco Maestre
Padre José
Francisco Boira Francisco Boira
Juan Fernández Juan Fernández
Nacho Pérez Nacho Pérez

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5 years ago at May 4 17:36
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Enrique (Fele Martinez) is a director. One day he knocks on the door of an ambitious young man with a script in his hands. Is Igknasio (Gael García Bernal), an old schoolmate of Enrique from Catholic school, carrying the moments of the hard childhood in a scenario and asks Enrique to read. The scenario is the history of tender moments between the two boys and abuse by the priest Igknasio school .... read more

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9 years, 3 months ago at Feb 19 7:12
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Pedro Almodavar's 'Bad Education' provides a spellbinding insight into how reality is transformed by fantasy. The film takes a little time to find it's stride, but WOW does it hit you for six when it does. The cinematography here is equally breath-taking, the use of vibrant colours framed by typical film noir neutrals. The performances are great all-round, especially Garcia-Bernal who impressively... read more

A good movie

4 years, 10 months ago at Aug 1 12:41
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Pedro Almodovar is one of those directors that I have always admired but he never became a personal favorite of mine. Indeed, he is what you can call a real author who has created his own style and, therefore, he always got my respect but, honestly, I always had a hard time with his work. However, this time, this time, I was quite fascinated by this movie, above all, at the beginning. Unfortunatel... read more
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Description: In 1980 Madrid, Ignacio Rodriguez lands on the doorstep of his childhood friend, Enrique Goded, a man he has not seen in sixteen years since the day Enrique was expelled from school. Enrique is now a famous filmmaker, Ignacio an aspiring actor with the stage name Angel Andrade. Angel, who as a child loved writing, has a semi-autobiographical manuscript in hand, which he hopes, unspoken, that Enrique will turn into a screenplay and cast him in one of the major roles. The manuscript primarily tells the story of their friendship at St. John’s catholic school, which included their first sexual experience with each other; Ignacio ... (more)
Release date: 11 February 2005
UPC: 043396069466
Tags: Drama (23), Spain (20), 2000s (19), 2004 (15), Spanish (14), Homosexuality (9), Mystery (8), Thriller (8), Crime (6), Pedro Almodovar (6), Glbt (6), Childhood (5), Christianity (5), Gael Garcia Bernal (5), Foreign (5), Drugs (5), School (5), Murder (4), (4), Coming Of Age (3)
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