Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown

Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown
Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown

Year

1985

Duration

85 minutes

Genres

Comedy, Drama

Language

Spanish (English subtitles)

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This early film from Oscar-winning Spanish director Pedro Almodovar displays his trademarks of strong female characters, farcical comedy mixed with melodramatic tragedy, and vibrant, colourful imagery. Actress Pepa is upset because she's been dumped by her boyfriend - who's already got a wife and son. These characters, together with more of Pepa's friends and acquaintances (oh, and the police!) all become embroiled in a frenetic story of love and madness.

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This film has one use of strong bad language and comic suicide references

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