Law of Desire


Law of Desire

Overview:

When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio (Antonio Banderas). Antonio intercepts their correspondence and flies into a towering rage, terrifying Pablo but inspiring him creatively as he works on a play about his transsexual sister.

Votes 34 (6.9/10)

Runtime: 102 minutes

Release Date 1987-02-06

Production company:

  • Laurenfilm

Production country:

  • Spain

Genres:

  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • Romance

Further Information

Antonio Benítez
Antonio Banderas
Antonio Banderas
Tina Quintero
Carmen Maura
Carmen Maura
Pablo Quintero
Eusebio Poncela
Eusebio Poncela
Juan Bermúdez
Miguel Molina
Miguel Molina
Ada, la niña
Manuela Velasco
Manuela Velasco
Madre de Ada
Bibiana Fernández
Bibiana Fernández
Inspector de policía
Fernando Guillén
Fernando Guillén
Doctor Martín
Nacho Martínez
Nacho Martínez
Abogado
Agustín Almodóvar
Agustín Almodóvar
Madre de Antonio
Helga Liné
Helga Liné
El Cura
Germán Cobos
Germán Cobos
Production Manager
Esther García
Esther García
Producer
Agustín Almodóvar
Agustín Almodóvar
Director
Pedro Almodóvar
Pedro Almodóvar
Screenplay
Pedro Almodóvar
Pedro Almodóvar
Editor
José Salcedo
José Salcedo
Director of Photography
Ángel Luis Fernández
Ángel Luis Fernández
Hairstylist
Teresa Matías
Teresa Matías
Production Manager
Federico Bermúdez de Castro
Federico Bermúdez de Castro
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