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Alejandro Amenábar

Alejandro Amenábar

Date of Birth: 31 Mar 1972

Country: Spain

Total Credits at Criticker: 3 (Actor), 11 (Director), 12 (Writer)

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    The Others
    A supernatural thriller that begs the question of who to trust, what to fear and what to believe, then topples every assumption. (Dimension Films)
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    The Sea Inside
    Based on the profoundly moving true story that captured the world's attention, The Sea Inside is about Spaniard Ramon Sampedro (Bardem), who fought a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life with dignity. The film is the story of Ramon's relationships with two women: Julia (Rueda), a lawyer who supports his cause, and Rosa (Duenas), a local woman who wants to convince him that life is worth living. (Fine Line Features)
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    Vanilla Sky
    Snowboarding through life, David Aames (Cruise) appears to lead a charmed life. In one night David meets a girl of his dreams and loses her by making a small mistake. Thrust unexpectedly onto a roller-coaster ride of romance, comedy, suspicion, love, sex and dreams, David finds himself on a mind-bending search for his soul and discovers the precious, ephemeral nature of true love. (Paramount Pictures)
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    Open Your Eyes
    A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured. (imdb)
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    Tesis
    While doing a thesis about violence, Ángela finds a snuff video where a girl is tortured until death. Soon she discovers that the girl was a former student in her faculty... (imdb)
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    Agora
    A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity in the hopes of pursuing freedom while also falling in love with his master, the famous female philosophy professor and atheist Hypatia of Alexandria.
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    Himenóptero
    Himenóptero (1992) - Short Film
    A group of students are making a horror short-movie. Leading actress is not motivated enough, so director uses for it the psychopatic look of the cameraman that appears to be obsessed with her.
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    Luna
    Luna (1995) - Short Film
    A hitchhiker is taken by a woman. While they converse uncomfortably, the man starts to have a bad feeling about her.
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    Regression
    A young girl is sexually abused by her father. Thus, begins the disturbing tale of a father and daughter torn apart, thrown into the center of a conspiracy that shocks the nation. (imdb)
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    Vale
    Vale (2015) - Short Film
    A group of Spanish friends meet a girl who speaks English called Rachel. Victor is one of them but his English is not good enough to talk with Rachel. (imdb)
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    Danielle
    It tells the tale of an alien who comes to Earth, takes the form of a human woman, and awkwardly tries to assimilate into Madrid culture—without knowing how to communicate whatsoever, at least in the beginning. (adweek.com)
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    While at War
    Revered author Miguel de Unamuno decides to publicly support the Spanish coup of July 1936. He is immediately removed from his position as rector at the University of Salamanca by the government. Meanwhile, Nationalists succeed in taking control of Salamanca, and General Francisco Franco moves his headquarters to the city. Some of Unamuno's colleagues are imprisoned on charges of affiliation, so he heads to Franco's Palace, determined to beg him for clemency.
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