Overall Rank: 2011
Average Rating: 2.9/4
# of Ratings: 75
Theatrical Release Date: 11/19/2004
Genre: Drama, Thriller
MPAA Rating: NC-17
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Actors: Gael García Bernal, Fele Martínez, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Lluís Homar, Francisco Maestre, Francisco Boira
Plot: A man impersonates his brother in order to convince said brother's director friend to take up his script, which was based on their childhood. The story triggers the director's emotions and his love for the impostor. The writer claims that the ending was fictional but is it really fictional? Will the director finally figure out who was he dealing with? Where is his first love? Can the director ever believe what he sees again? -- dynamitefists
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/17/2019
A tale of passion, sex, abuse, and deceit, "Bad Education" is a film of beauty that finds Almodóvar at his melodramatic best.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 09/30/2010
A morose and surly drama that is too self-involved to be engaging. I just couldn't get into it at all, subject matter aside.
Allison - wrote on 12/23/2007
Pedro worked on this fascinating script for ten years and it shows. Carefully crafted, this is one of the most brilliant movies ever. Some dislike it because of the subject matter.
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