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Movie Review: Parallel Mothers

Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar returns to two of his favorite muses—actress Penélope Cruz and the icon that is motherhood—in his newest domestic drama. Repressing as much of the camp, the melodrama and the op-art wallpaper of his earlier cult classics as he can (meaning: not entirely), Almodóvar delivers a surprisingly down-to-earth outing that mixes the […]