MOVIE SYNOPSIS
The Skin I Live In (La piel que habito)


Ever since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has been interested in creating a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he manages to cultivate a skin that is a real shield against every assault. In addition to years of study and experimentation, Robert needed three more things: no scruples, an accomplice and a human guinea pig. Scruples were never a problem. Marilia, the woman who looked after him from the day he was born, is his most faithful accomplice. And as for the human guinea pig...
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The Skin I Live In

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      The Skin I Live In

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        The Skin I Live In

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        BY GARY THOMPSON, thompsg@phillynews.com215-854-5992

          MPAA rating:
          R
          for disturbing violent content including sexual assault, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, drug use and language
          Cast:
          Roberto Álam; Marisa Paredes; Blanca Suárez; Jan Corne; Fernando Cay; Antonio Banderas; Bárbara Lenni; Elena Anaya; Susi Sánche; Eduard Fernández
          Directed by:
          Éditions Gallimar; Thierry Jonquet; Agustín Almodóva; Pedro Almodóvar
          Genre:
          Drama
          Running time:
          02:00
          Release date:
          2011
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