Law of Desire (1987)

Director
Pedro Almodóvar

Main cast
Antonio Banderas; Carmen Maura; Eusebio Poncela; Miguel Molina; Manuela Velasco

Genres
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Description
When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio (Antonio Banderas). Antonio intercepts their correspondence and flies into a towering rage, terrifying Pablo but inspiring him creatively as he works on a play about his transsexual sister.


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