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The Skin I Live In (2011)  link to The Skin I Live In on IMDb  

Number: 526

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IMDb Rating:
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7.7/10 (31928 votes)

Also known as: La piel que habito (original title)

Country: Spain, 117 minutes

Spoken Languages: Spanish

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama

Director(s): Pedro Almodóvar

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Jan Cornet, José Luis Gómez, Blanca Suárez, Bárbara Lennie, Fernando Cayo, Roberto Álamo, Eduard Fernández

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Storyline: In honor of his late wife who died in a flaming car accident, scientist, Dr. Robert Ledgard, is trying to synthesize the perfect skin which can withstand burns, cuts or any other kind of damage. As he gets closer to perfecting this skin on his flawless patient, the scientific community starts growing skeptical and his past is revealed that shows how his patient is closely linked to tragic events he would like to forget.

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