Staff Picks

Broken Embraces (Abrazos Rotas)

Broken Embraces
June 29, 2010

Spanish director Pedro Almodovar (Volver, Talk to Her)is back with another of his inimitable films about love, loss, and the transformative power of art. 

Despite its uncharacteristically somber tone and dense movie-within-a-movie plot, Broken Embraces is worth the effort, particularly for Penelope Cruz's memorable performance.