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Live Flesh Movie Review Summary

Actors: Javier Bardem, Francesca Neri, Angela Molina, Penélope Cruz, Liberto Rabal, José Sancho

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Based on a Ruth Rendell book, LIVE FLESH ( Carne trémula ) is a movie directed by Pedro Almodovar in 1997.
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Victor is sent to jail after having accidentally wounded David, one of the cops who tried to arrest him. Six years later, Victor returns home. David, paralyzed, has married Helena, Victor's love. While Victor is beginning a love affair with Clara, the wife of Sancho, David's ex-partner, David is persuaded that Victor has come back for Helena.

Crime, love, sex and jealously in Madrid.

The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler



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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Hispanic/Latinic

Setting

Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Spain

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   licking    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing full frontal--men Is this movie based on a    -   book

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