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Carlos Saura Dance Trilogy, Part 3: El Amor Brujo

Rating:PG
Genre:Drama, Musical, Drama, Musical, Drama, Musical, Drama, Musical
Release Date:December 23, 1986
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Antonio Gades, Cristina Hoyos, Laura del Sol, Juan Antonio Jiménez, Emma Penella, Antonio Gades, Cristina Hoyos, Laura del Sol, Juan Antonio Jiménez, Emma Penella, Antonio Gades, Cristina Hoyos, Laura del Sol, Juan Antonio Jiménez, Emma Penella, Antonio Gades, Cristina Hoyos, Laura del Sol, Juan Antonio Jiménez, Emma Penella
Director:Carlos Saura, Carlos Saura, Carlos Saura, Carlos Saura
Producer:Emiliano Piedra, Emiliano Piedra, Emiliano Piedra, Emiliano Piedra
Writer:Gregorio Martínez Sierra, Carlos Saura, Gregorio Martínez Sierra, Carlos Saura, Gregorio Martínez Sierra, Carlos Saura, Gregorio Martínez Sierra, Carlos Saura
Distributor:Orion Classics, Orion Classics, Orion Classics, Orion Classics

Description: El Amor Brujo is a filmed record of the little-known Spanish ballet by Manuel de Falla. The plot involves two gypsies, male and female, who are united in an arranged marriage. Each loves someone else, a circumstance that results in a fatal knife duel. The climax of the ballet involves the girl's torn loyalties between the ghost of her dead husband and her living lover. Antonio Gades, Cristina Hoyos, Laura del Sol and Juan Antonio Jimenez are the principal dancers in this well-photographed oddity. El Amor Brujo was the third in director Carlos Saura's flamenco trilogy, preceded by his far more successful Blood Wedding (1981) and Carmen (1983).~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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