From two-time Academy Award®-winner Pedro Almodovar (2003, Best Original Screenplay, Talk to Her; 2000, Best Foreign Language Film, All About My Mother) comes VOLVER, a comedic and compassionate tribute to women and their resilience in the face of life's most outrageous tribulations. A luminous Penelope Cruz leads an ensemble of gifted actresses, including Carmen Maura (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown). Raimunda (Cruz) and her sister Sole lost their parents in a tragic fire years ago...or did they? Superstitious villagers claim that the girls' departed mother, Irene (Maura), has been seen wandering around their Aunt Paula's home. When Irene appears to Sole, she explains that she has returned to set right her daughters' troubled lives and reveal shocking secrets that will impact everyone! Raimunda has "female troubles" of her own, least of which is a corpse in the freezer! Winner of numerous film festival and critics' awards, VOLVER is a hilarious tale of love, loss and forgiveness.

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Volver (2006)

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Drama/Comedy · 2h 1m · 3/10/2006

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From two-time Academy Award®-winner Pedro Almodovar (2003, Best Original Screenplay, Talk to Her; 2000, Best Foreign Language Film, All About My Mother) comes VOLVER, a comedic and compassionate tribute to women and their resilience in the face of life's most outrageous tribulations. A luminous Penelope Cruz leads an ensemble of gifted actresses, including Carmen Maura (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown). Raimunda (Cruz) and her sister Sole lost their parents in a tragic fire years ago...or did they? Superstitious villagers claim that the girls' departed mother, Irene (Maura), has been seen wandering around their Aunt Paula's home. When Irene appears to Sole, she explains that she has returned to set right her daughters' troubled lives and reveal shocking secrets that will impact everyone! Raimunda has "female troubles" of her own, least of which is a corpse in the freezer! Winner of numerous film festival and critics' awards, VOLVER is a hilarious tale of love, loss and forgiveness.

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Status

Released

Language

Spanish

Country

Spain

Production Companies

Canal+ España, El Deseo, Ministerio de Cultura, Televisión Española (TVE)

Budget

$6,200,000

Revenue

$85,585,177
Cast
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Penélope Cruz

Raimunda
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Carmen Maura

Irene
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Lola Dueñas

Sole
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Blanca Portillo

Agustina
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Yohana Cobo

Paula
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Chus Lampreave

Tía Paula
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Antonio de la Torre

Paco
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Carlos Blanco

Emilio
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María Isabel Díaz

Regina (as Isabel Díaz)
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Neus Sanz

Inés (as Nieves Sanz Escobar)
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Leandro Rivera

Auxiliar Producción
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Yolanda Ramos

Presentadora TV
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Carlos García Cambero

Carlos
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Pepa Aniorte

Vecina
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Elvira Cuadrupani

Vecina
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María Alfonsa Rosso

Vecina (as Alfonsa Rosso)
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Fany de Castro

Vecina
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Eli Iranzo

Vecina
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Magdalena Brotto

Vecina
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Isabel Ayúcar

Vecina
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Concha Galán

Vecina
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Mari Franç Torres

Vecina
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Natalia Roig

Vecina
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Pilar Castro

Ayudante de la presentadora (scenes deleted)
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Carmen Machi

(scenes deleted)
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Raimunda Sánchez Expósito

Elderly woman who falls asleep in funeral
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Agustín Almodóvar

Empleado ferretería (uncredited)
Crew
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Pedro Almodóvar

Director
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Pedro Almodóvar

Writer
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