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Talk to Her (15-Mar-2002)

Original Title: Hable con ella

Director: Pedro Almodóvar

Writer: Pedro Almodóvar

Keywords: Drama

Two men form a curious friendship predicated on their caring for women mired in comas.

Marco, boyfriend to Lydia, a bullfighter in a deep coma at a hospital ever since she was gored during an event one unfortunate day, forms a friendship with Benigno -- himself looking after comatose ballerina Alicia in his capacity as a physician at a private clinic -- following a chance encounter at a theater. Talk to Her is an emotionally-charged character piece following our four individuals as their respective destinies are shaped by the fragility of existence and uncertainty of tomorrow.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Elena Anaya
17-Jul-1975   In the Land of Women
Geraldine Chaplin
31-Jul-1944   Doctor Zhivago
Paz Vega
2-Jan-1976   Spanglish
Caetano Veloso
7-Aug-1942   Brazilian musical legend; founder of Tropicalismo


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