All About My Mother

Movie review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Thought-provoking Almodovar drama; lots of sex, profanity.

R 1999 101 minutes

Parents say

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One of Almodóvar's best films!

One of Almodóvar's best films. Still holds up remarkably well for the convoluted and coincidental story it tells. The relationships between mothers and their children and the lengths that maternalism will go in order to fulfill itself. Cruz is sweet and endearing in this film and steals the film from everyone she is in a scene in. The film is powerful in how far one goes to survive and the responsibility you possess when you are the last one standing.

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