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Actors: Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
R     2011     2hr 28min

Academy Award® nominee Javier Bardem is Uxbal, a man on the wrong side of the law who struggles to provide for his children on the dangerous streets of Barcelona. As fate encircles him, Uxbal learns to accept the realities...  more »


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Actors: Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
Studio: Roadside Attractions
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 05/31/2011
Original Release Date: 01/01/2010
Theatrical Release Date: 12/02/2010
Release Year: 2011
Run Time: 2hr 28min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 18
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Languages: Spanish
Subtitles: English, Spanish

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Belinda S. (niara) from NEW YORK, NY
Reviewed on 5/29/2012...
There are some films that I have seen in my lifetime that creep into my bone marrow and stay there. This is one of those films. I'm grateful I did not see it in the theatre; my weeping needed to be private. Gorgeous, horrific, brilliant, almost seductive in its beauty. Javier Bardem took my breath away. Masterful performance. This film reminded me to stay hopeful about cinema and filmaking today, just when I had nearly given up hope. Don't expect overt explanations, car explosions and comedic dialogue. If you want an experience, if you want to be moved, if you want to be reminded of the directors who are out there still taking risks and the handful of studios willing to oblige, this is the film for you.
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