Penelope Cruz talks Broken Embraces - RT Interview

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Her blazing role in Woody Allen's Vicky Cristina Barcelona made her Spain's first ever female Oscar-winner. But really, Penelope will always be Pedro's girl. Since he cast her a decade ago in steamy drama Live Flesh, Spanish auteur Pedro Almodovar quickly adopted Cruz as his muse and leading lady of choice. No other director has been able to unleash and harness her sexuality, vulnerability and star power so fully. Casting Cruz as a would-be actress and call girl in tricksy tale of art and lies, Broken Embraces is her fourth movie with Almodovar. As Rotten Tomatoes chatted with her at Cannes 2009, we get the feeling it won't be her last.Back to Article