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The Skin I Live In


Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Jan Cornet View All


Pedro Almodóvar (Screenplay), Pedro Almodóvar (Director) View All

Release: Aug. 17th, 2011
Runtime: 1 hour, 57 minutes
A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.
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Without a doubt, the film is a psychological horror film in my books.
Citizen Rules
The Skin I Live In, can be interpreted many different ways and films that are open to interpretation are often rewarding in that they allow us to think about the subject matter, as oppose to just watching it.
thracian dawg
Unfortunately, the film seems to be a little distant: most of the characters seem to be a little dicey and immediately set off your spidey sense---making one a little reluctant to sympathize with them emotionally.
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