You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search


Rated R · 99 minutes · 1999

Dark comedy, Drama
Madrid actress Manuela (Cecilia Roth), devastated by the accidental death of her son, moves to Barcelona and becomes a sort of nurturing den mother for a crazy cast of characters: a pre-op transsexual hooker (Antonia San Juan); a pregnant HIV-positive nun (Penelope Cruz); a domineering, Margo Channing-like stage actress (Marisa Paredes) and her junkie lesbian girlfriend (Candela Pena); and the father of her dead son, now a transvestite dying of AIDS. Writer-director Pedro Almodóvar escapes with his sentimentality intact (101 min., 1999).
Official Site:
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Writer: Pedro Almodóvar
Producer: Agustín Almodóvar and Michel Ruben
Cast: Cecilia Roth, Eloy Azorín, Marisa Paredes, Penélope Cruz, Candela Peña, Antonia San Juan, Rosa Sardá and Toni Canto

Now Playing

All About My Mother is not showing in any theaters in the area.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

Roll over stars and click to rate.

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Most Popular Stories

© 2019 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation