You can bring home the latest critically-acclaimed drama from fimmakers Pedro Almodovar on DVD and Blu-ray this March. Broken Embraces will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on March 16. The standard DVD will be priced at $28.96 SRP while the BD will cost $34.95 SRP. The film stares Penelope Cruz, Lluis Homar, Blanca Portillo, Lola Duenas and Angela Molina.
A luminous Penélope Cruz stars as an actress who sacrifices everything for true love in Broken Embraces, Academy Award-winning filmmaker (2003, Best Writing, Original Screenplay, Talk to Her) Pedro Almodóvar's acclaimed tale of sex, secrets and cinema. When her father becomes gravely ill, beautiful Lena (Cruz) consents to a relationship with her boss Ernesto (José Luis Gómez), a very wealthy, much-older man who pays for her father's hospitalization and provides her a lavish lifestyle. But Lena's dream is to act and soon she falls for the director of her first film - a project bankrolled by her husband to keep her near. Upon his discovery of the affair, Ernesto stops at nothing to ruin Lena's happiness.
- Deleted Scenes
- - "The Cannibalistic Councillor" a short film by Pedro Almodóvar
- - Pedro Directs Penélope
- - On the Red Carpet: The New York Film Festival Closing Night
- - Variety Q&A with Penélope Cruz