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Goya Toledo - 'One Night Only : Pulp Fiction' photocall premiere at Capitol Cinema - Madrid, Spain - Monday 22nd June 2015

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Goya Toledo - 'Marsella' photocall at the Princesa cinema - Madrid, Spain - Tuesday 15th July 2014

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Olivier Martinez and Goya Toledo - Olivier Martinez and Goya Toledo Malibu, California, USA - leaving Nobu on his motorcycle Sunday 30th March 2008

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Amores Perros Review


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Painted in the colors of rust, Alejandro González Iñarritu's Amores Perros is a hard-edged epic of interconnected lives in the mean streets of Mexico City. This has become a popular trend in independent films such as Wonderland and The Five Senses, not to mention big-budget blockbusters like Traffic. By blending different scenarios, there's the hope of creating a mass collage. It's not as easy to pull off as you might think -- consider the rhythm of your standard daytime soap opera.

The concept of three juxtaposed narratives, at least in the "flavor of the month" sense, can be traced to Quentin Tarantino, as can the gunslinging desperados and pop music that have become the humdrum trademark of Pulp Fiction imitators. Iñarritu is content to simply rehash those familiar elements. Perhaps that's why so much of this Academy Award nominated foreign film comes off like a movie you've seen more than once, translated a Español.

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Amores Perros Review


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First-time director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu diplays an impressive range of moods in "Amores Perros."

The film opens in the middle of a kinetic, pulse-quickening, panic-driven car chase/gunfight through the congested streets of Mexico City. It features disturbingly realistic underground dog fights from the city's extremely ugly underbelly. Yet there is tenderness and emotionally authentic sorrow in the stories that go along with these brusque and disturbing scenes.

Even more impressive is Inarritu's cinema verite sense of over-the-shoulder storytelling and his ability to seamlessly weave together a "Pulp Fiction"-like reciprocal timeline tapestry of three harsh yet appealing tales, all of which evolve from the violent crash that ends that opening chase.

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Painted in the colors of rust, Alejandro González Iñarritu's Amores Perros is a hard-edged epic...

Amores Perros Movie Review

Amores Perros Movie Review

First-time director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu diplays an impressive range of moods in "Amores Perros."The film...

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