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Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! ( ¡Átame! ) (1990) Movie Information

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Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! ( ¡Átame! ) (1990)
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Overall Rank:

2739

Avg. Rating:

2.82/4

# of Ratings:

36

Genres:

Drama, Crime

Rating:

NC-17

Language:

Spanish

Theater Date:

05/01/1990

Director:

Pedro Almodóvar

Actors:

Victoria Abril
Antonio Banderas
Loles León
Julieta Serrano
María Barranco
Rossy de Palma

 

 

 

 

Plot Outline:

A man just released from a mental hospital has only one thing on his mind: tracking down Marina, an adult film star he crossed paths with, in order to make her his wife. Since she's a bit reluctant, he ties her up - but what will be her ultimate decision? -- Chris Kavan

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Snoogans 08/12/2015 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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2.5/4 

I like the cross-genre (but not genre specific) story. It's anything but typical or predictable. The movie just flows into each scene creating it's own narrative entity. This format doesn't allow for any real tone to be established. I found it weirdly entertaining for this reason. Banderas and Abril are quite engaging, despite playing unlikable people. The resolution didn't satisfy. There felt a lack of reasoning for a major (and quick) change of heart. Worth seeking for it's uniqueness and specific memorable moments. I've certainly never seen anything like it.

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Chris Kavan 02/19/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
3/4 

Is this a love story or a crime? Only Pedro Admodovar could make a romance out of a kidnapping. Antonio Banderas and Victoria Abril are smoldering. For fans of the director, it's worth tracking down.

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Allison 09/18/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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2.5/4 

Can anyone say Stockholm Syndrome?

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