Jamon Jamon



Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the wishes of his parents. Jose Luis' mother is determined to break her son's engagement to a girl from a lower-class family, and hires Raul, a potential underwear model and would-be bullfighter to seduce Sylvia.

  1. Bigas Luna

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Cuca Canals


Top Billed Cast

  1. Javier Bardem

    Javier Bardem


  2. Penélope Cruz

    Penélope Cruz


  3. Jordi Mollà

    Jordi Mollà

    José Luis

  4. Stefania Sandrelli

    Stefania Sandrelli

    Madre de José Luis

  5. Tomás Martín


Full Cast & Crew

Jamon Jamon
Jamon Jamon


Original Title Jamón, jamón

Status Released

Release Information

  • February 1, 1993
    Theatrical (limited)


  • September 24, 1993
    Theatrical (limited)


  • February 1, 1994
    Theatrical (limited)


Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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