The Dancer Upstairs 2002
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|Starring||Javier Bardem, Juan Diego Botto|
|Supporting actors||Laura Morante, Elvira Mínguez, Alexandra Lencastre, Oliver Cotton, Luís Miguel Cintra, Javier Manrique, Abel Folk, Marie-Anne Berganza, Lucas Rodríguez, Xabier Elorriaga, Natalia Dicenta, Wolframio Sinué, Ramiro Jiménez, Montserrat Astudillo, Galo Urbina, Jairon Flores, Lam Chuen, José Antonio Izaguirre|
|Studio||20th Century Fox|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
The mother is reading from index cards we can't see, speaking in English.
THE DANCER UPSTAIRS is a fine example of how films conceived and produced by this country can have all the qualities we honor (and hunger for) in foreign films.
One of the most effective elements of this film is the music, or rather the lack of it.
This magnificent film, starring the Spanish actor Javier Bardem, is simply an unexpectedly enchanting odyssey in cinema — despite the ever looming threat of violence in the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Dr. Miguel Faria
I love Javier Bardem. Eventhough it was mostly in English, I still enjoyed it. This is all I want to say at this moment.Published 6 months ago by Maria Llera
In 2002 we are at the turning point of out understanding of what violence used for political objectives is: not revolution at all of any type, just plainly terrorism. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Jacques COULARDEAU
Tragic that such films can't be hits. This is what film making is about. Bardem is, well, all we've come to expect from Bardem. Strong characters, somewhat surprising finish. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Burton J. Brown
This is a beautifully made movie about a very ugly and violent series of incidents. The production values are outstanding, and Javier Bardem's performance is mezmerizing and finely... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Blacklace 50
This movie is another excellent Bardem movie, lots of interesting twists and turns. I recommend it to anyone, great movie.Published 15 months ago by Torcgirl
Some good acting, reasonable plot line, the antagonist is modeled after Abimael Guzman of Sendero Luminoso. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Walter A. Marlowe
I lived in Latin America for many years, even though this is a semi fictional, it is so real and extremely mind gripping. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Marco
This interesting story is based on actual efforts of Peruvian forces to battle the "Shining Path" Maoist insurrection that was launched in that country's Andean highlands. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Kultcha luvah