About

Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) lives and works in Madrid with her husband Paco and their daughter, Paula. Raimunda's sister, Sole (Lola Dueñas), lives nearby. The two sisters miss their mother, Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their father. When a former neighbor from their hometown reports that she has seen the ghost of Irene, the daughters do not believe her....

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Directed by

Pedro Almodóvar

Written by

Pedro Almodóvar (Author)

Runtime

121 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Tagline

Return.

Cast

Keywords

fire ghost secret village death rape abusive father sexual abuse madrid superstition return solidarity child abuse

Photos

Lists

#116 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role