El (This Strange Passion)
- Original title
- Running time
- 92 min.
Luis Buñuel, Luis Alcoriza (Novel: Mercedes Pinto)
Luis Hernández Bretón
Gabriel Figueroa (B&W)
Drama. Romance | Jealousy. Melodrama
- Synopsis / Plot
- Francisco is rich, rather strict on principles, and still a bachelor. After meeting Gloria by accident, he is suddenly intent on her becoming his wife and courts her until she agrees to marry him. Francisco is a dedicated husband, but little by little his passion starts to exhibit disturbing traits. Nevertheless, Gloria meets with scepticism as she expresses her worries to their acquaintances.
: Cannes Film Festival: Nominated for Palme d'Or (Best Film)
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