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Women's Worknew

The opening shots of Almodovar's lyrical, emotionally lush Volver feature a band of women, young and old, vigorously scrubbing down the tombs of their provincial town's menfolk.
Style Weekly  |  Thomas Peyser  |  02-08-2007  |  Reviews

Female Troublenew

Penelope Cruz's magnificent, Oscar-nominated performance also marks a welcome return to Spain from the wife-and-girlfriend ghetto of her disappointing Hollywood sojourn.
INDY Week  |  Laura Boyes  |  01-25-2007  |  Reviews

Coming Homenew

Almodovar plumbs the feminine mystique — again.
Eugene Weekly  |  Molly Templeton  |  01-25-2007  |  Reviews

A Celebration of Womennew

No working male director loves the community of women more than Almodovar, and Volver is his ode of love to women's congress and fortitude.
Austin Chronicle  |  Marjorie Baumgarten  |  01-15-2007  |  Reviews

Care Bearers

Pedro Almodovar celebrates communities of female mutual support in Volver.
Salt Lake City Weekly  |  Scott Renshaw  |  01-15-2007  |  Reviews

Mommie Deadestnew

Volver achieves a hollow perfection.
Washington City Paper  |  Mark Jenkins  |  12-22-2006  |  Reviews

Mother's Daynew

Volver revisits Almodovar's feminine mystique.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Felicia Feaster  |  12-21-2006  |  Reviews

Back to La Manchanew

By anyone else's standards, Almodovar's latest would be great instead of just really good.
Los Angeles CityBeat  |  Andy Klein  |  11-03-2006  |  Reviews

Almodovar's Latest Muse

Penelope Cruz talks about Volver.
Maui Time  |  Cole Smithey  |  11-02-2006  |  Profiles & Interviews

Cruz Controlnew

Penelope Cruz opens up about her reunion with Pedro Almodovar and her mind-blowing Cannes prizewinning turn in Volver.
NOW Magazine  |  John Harkness  |  09-08-2006  |  Profiles & Interviews

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