Two children, Ignacio and Enrique, know love, the movies and fear in a religious school at the beginning of the 1960s. Father Manolo, director of the school and its professor of literature, is witness to and part of these discoveries. The three are followed through the next few decades, their reunion marking life and death.

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  1. Pedro Almodóvar

    Director, Screenplay

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  1. Gael García Bernal

    Gael García Bernal


  2. Fele Martínez

    Fele Martínez


  3. Daniel Giménez Cacho

    Daniel Giménez Cacho

    Padre Manolo

  4. Lluís Homar

    Lluís Homar

    Sr. Manuel Berenguer

  5. Francisco Maestre

    Francisco Maestre

    Padre José

  6. Francisco Boira

    Francisco Boira


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Original Title La mala educación

Status Released

Original Language Spanish

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget $5,000,000.00

Revenue $40,266,982.00

Homepage http://www.lamalaeducacion.com

Release Information

  • May 12, 2004
    NC-17, Theatrical



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