The skin I live in = La piel que habito
(Blu-ray)

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Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2012].
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MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content including sexual assault, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, drug use and language; CHV rating: 18A.
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Format
Blu-ray
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Physical Desc
1 blu-ray disc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
Spanish

Notes

General Note
English-language title from disc label.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
General Note
Based on the novella Mygale by Thierry Jonquet.
General Note
Special features: Making-of featurette, On the red carpet: New York premiere, An evening with Pedro Almodóvar featurette.
Creation/Production Credits
Score, Alberto Iglesias ; editing, José Salcedo ; director of photography, José Luis Alcaine.
Participants/Performers
Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Jan Cornet, Roberto Álamo, Eduard Fernández, José Luis Gómez.
Description
"Dr. Robert Ledgard ... is a driven plastic surgeon haunted by personal tragedies. After many years of trial and error, he finally perfects a new skin--a shield which could have prevented the death of his wife in an accident years earlier. His latest "guinea pig" is a mysterious captive whose true identity masks a shocking mystery"--Container.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for disturbing violent content including sexual assault, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, drug use and language; CHV rating: 18A.
System Details
Blu-ray, region A, 1080p high definition, 1.85:1; 5.1 DTS-HD MA.
Language
Spanish or French dialogue with optional English and French subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards
Awards: BAFTA Awards, 2012, Best Film Not in the English Language Pedro Almodóvar Agustín Almodóvar ; Florida Film Critics Circle Awards, 2011, Best Foreign-Language Film ; Goya Awards, 2012, Best Actress (Mejor Actriz Principal) Elena Anaya, Best New Actor (Mejor Actor Revelación) Jan Cornet, Best Original Score (Mejor Música Original) Alberto Iglesias ; Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, 2011, Best Foreign Language Film ; Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards, 2011, Best Foreign Language Film.
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BLU-RAY
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Almodóvar, P., Almodóvar, A., García, E., Banderas, A., Anaya, E., Paredes, M., Cornet, J., Álamo, R., Fernández, E., Gómez, J. L., Iglesias, A., & Jonquet, T. (2012). The skin I live in =: La piel que habito. Blu-ray edition. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Pedro, Almodóvar et al.. 2012. The Skin I Live in =: La Piel Que Habito. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Pedro, Almodóvar et al., The Skin I Live in =: La Piel Que Habito. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Almodóvar, Pedro,, et al. The Skin I Live in =: La Piel Que Habito. Blu-ray edition. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2012. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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