"The Tragedy of Lies"Content: -3 Excessive sex, violence, immorality, and/or worldview problems. (Sometimes excessive content such as violence is in otherwise redemptive movies.)
What You Need To Know:In ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER, a woman named Manuela lives alone with her teenage son Esteban. Very close to his mother, Esteban shares with her that what he really wanted to ask for his birthday was to know about his father. All Manuela had ever told him was that he died before Esteban was born. However, Esteban is struck by a car and killed. Overcome with sorrow, Manuela sets out to find Esteban's father in Barcelona to tell him about their son.
Director Pedro Almodovar uses creative camera angles to maintain a mood. While not entirely focused, the...Full review >>