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Almodovar Nervous Over Theatre Adaptation

24th September 2007

Director PEDRO ALMODOVAR was so attached to his hit film ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER he found its transfer to the London stage a "very strange" experience. The play is adapted from Almodovar's 1999 film and...

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Almodovar Prepares For London Musical

25th May 2007

Spanish filmmaker PEDRO ALMODOVAR is making a London musical version of his movie ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER. The Volver director will fly to Britain in June (07) to finalise the script and oversee the casting...

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Volver Given Oscar Green Light

29th September 2006

Spanish movie-maker PEDRO ALMODOVAR was celebrating last night (28SEP06) after his PENELOPE CRUZ-starring film VOLVER beat off stiff competition to represent his homeland at next year's (07) Oscars. The movie was chosen ahead of AGUSTIN...

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Volver Wins At San Sebastian

4th September 2006

PEDRO ALMODOVAR's film VOLVER will receive the Fipresci Grand Prix for Best Film of the Year at the San Sebastian International Film Festival in Spain. This will be Almodovar's second Best Film of the Year...

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Cruz Adores Almodovar

23rd May 2006

Spanish actress PENELOPE CRUZ will always turn down Hollywood roles in favour of working with her compatriot PEDRO ALMODOVAR, because he is her favourite director. The VANILLA SKY beauty, who has also appeared in BLOW...

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Almodovar Honoured In Spain

18th May 2006

Acclaimed film-maker PEDRO ALMODOVAR has been honoured in his native Spain with the Asturias Prize For Art. The ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER director, 56, received the accolade in Madrid yesterday (17MAY06) before boarding a plane...

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Cruz Relies On Almodovar

12th March 2005

Spanish movie star PENELOPE CRUZ has placed her movie career in the hands of mentor PEDRO ALMODOVAR by agreeing to appear in his next three films. The VANILLA SKY star has worked with her...

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Latest Almodovar Film To Kick Off Cannes

25th February 2004

Spanish director PEDRO ALMODOVAR's love film BAD EDUCATION has been selected to open France's CANNES FILM FESTIVAL in May (04). The movie tells the story of two boys and a priest in a Roman...

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Beautiful Thing Tops Gay Movie Poll

20th January 2004

British movie BEAUTIFUL THING has topped a new list of the best gay movies of all time. The 1996 film adaptation of JONATHAN HARVEY's play beat out THE WEDDING BANQUET and BOYS DON'T CRY...

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Cruz To Go Bald?

9th May 2003

TOM CRUISE's Spanish girlfriend PENELOPE CRUZ is set for a drastic image change in an upcoming PEDRO ALMODOVAR movie - she's going bald. The ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER two are negotiating the role and...

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