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Title Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" [videorecording] / Laurenfilm, El Deseo, S.A. presentan ; un film de Pedro Almodóvar ; productor ejecutivo, Agustin Almodóvar ; guión y dirección, Pedro Almodóvar.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    Sp MUJ    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    Sp MUJ    DUE 06-20-23
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
1 copy being processed for GDL Pacific Park Library DVD.
Edition Director-approved DVD special edition.
Description 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + folded booklet
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description digital optical stereo surround Dolby digital 2.0 Dolby digital 5.1
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures lcgft
Series The Criterion collection ; 855
Criterion collection ; 855.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1 screen ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Spanish dialogue with English subtitles.
Cast Carmen Maura, Antonio Banderas, Julieta Serrano, María Barranco, Rossy de Palma, Kiti Manver, Guillermo Montesinos, Chus Lampreave, Yayo Calvo, Loles Leó́n, Angel de Andrés-López, Fernando Guillén.
Credits Costume design, José M. de Cossío ; editor, José Salcedo ; music, Bernardo Bonezzi ; director of photography, José Luis Alcaine.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary While attempting to contact her ex-lover Iván, actress Pepa Marcos is enmeshed in a series of unexpected meetings with and revelations involving Iván, his mentally unbalanced ex-wife Lucía, his and Lucía's son Carlos, Carlos's fiancée Marisa, Lucía's lawyer Paulina Morales, and Candela, Pepa's model friend who has unwittingly become involved with Shiite terrorists.
Note Special features: New interviews with Pedro Almodóvar, Carmen Maura, Agustín Almodóvar; new discussion by the film scholar Richard Peña; trailer; essay by the critic Elvira Lindo.
Subject Women -- Spain -- Drama.
Women -- Mental health -- Spain -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Criminals -- Drama.
Spain -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Relaciones hombre-mujer -- Teatro.
Criminales -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Spanish.
Comedy films.
Added Author Almodóvar, Pedro, film director, screenwriter.
Almodóvar, Agustin, film producer.
Alcaine, José Luis, director of photography.
Bonezzi, Bernardo, composer (expression)
Salcedo, José, editor of moving image work.
Cossío, Jose M. de, costume designer.
Maura, Carmen, 1945- actor.
Banderas, Antonio, actor.
Serrano, Julieta, 1933- actor.
Barranco, María, 1961- actor.
Palma, Rossy de, actor.
Manver, Kiti, 1953- actor.
Montesinos, Guillermo., actor.
Lampreave, Chus, actor.
Calvo, Yayo, actor.
Andrés, Angel de, actor.
Guillén, Fernando, 1931-2013, actor.
Lauren Film (Firm), presenter, production company.
Deseo, S.A., presenter, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Note Title on container and disc surface: Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown
Added Title Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781681432632
Standard No. 715515192613
Music No. CC2727D The Criterion Collection

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