Volver is an easy movie to learn about Spain's culture http://www.brainscape.com/blog/2011/01/volver-an-easy-spanish-movie-for-learning-about-spain%E2%80%99s-culture/ Film, Penelopecruz, Volver 2006, Poster, Penelope Cruz, Pedro Almodóvar, Favorite Movie, Pedroalmodovar, Pedro Almodovar
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Pan's Labyrinth (Guillermo del Toro, 2006), winner of three Oscars, this remarkable Spanish Civil War set parable shares similar themes with the director's 'The Devil's Backbone' (2001) but is much more ambitious in scope. Find this at 791.43772 PAN
little w l This is what i believed was an entertainment magazine and different then any that i have come across thus far. The use of a simple color pallet makes the image of the girl stand out much more. I love the feel of this piece down to using just orange red and black with the white as the back drop and for her face.
Volver. A film by Almodóvar. Penelope Cruz and an opening scene in a cemetery that will make you re-think what cemeteries are for. And it's absolutely brimming with the color, passion, and intersecting storylines typical of the director's best work.
En el año 180, el Imperio Romano domina todo el mundo conocido. Tras la victoria sobre los bárbaros, el anciano emperador Marco Aurelio (Richard Harris) decide transferir el poder a Máximo (Russell Crowe), bravo general de sus ejércitos y hombre de inquebrantable lealtad al imperio, pero su hijo Cómodo (Joaquin Phoenix) no lo acepta y trata de asesinarlo.