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R| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
The escapades of a famous Spanish actress (Marisa Paredes) and her daughter (Victoria Abril) lead to a murder-trial farce.

Cast: Victoria Abril , Marisa Paredes , Miguel Bosé , Féodor Atkine , Bibi Andersen , Rocio Munoz ,

Director: Pedro Almodovar

Genres: Comedy

High Heels (1991)

Release Date: January 1st, 1991|1 hr. 54 min.

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  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    It's easier to take Hi-Heel Sneakers by Tommy Tucker- more seriously. [20 Dec 1991] show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    An Almodovar film is always an exercise in style, but High Heels also generates narrative energy and mystery, and provides what was, for me, a genuine surprise at the end. show more

  • 75
    Dave Kehr Chicago Tribune

    It's an admirable attempt, though a less than completely successful one. The film's disappointments lie not so much in Almodovar's controlled, respectful direction as in the strange gaps and displacements of his screenplay, which never seems to supply the scenes we most want to see. [20 Dec 1991] show more

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