Law of Desire Reviews

January 14, 2013
This wild man has a true talent.
January 1, 2013
This intriguing erotic melodrama is one of Almodovar's few explicitly gay films.
November 3, 2009
a pivotal and unmissable piece of the Almodvar puzzle, a romp that is Pedro at his young and kinky best.
January 24, 2007
provocative psychological study about the potential devastating cost of wanton love
October 8, 2006
May 4, 2005
Almodvar's affection for his characters ... makes his engagingly loopy narrative more than a simple Telemundo-on-acid joke.
December 18, 2004
August 30, 2004
What it lacks in depth, 'Law of Desire' makes up in surface energy, with a lively cast, a turbulent plot and a textbook-worthy collection of case histories.
June 17, 2004
March 1, 2004
A bold, daring work that is as shocking and impressive today as it was nearly 20 years ago when it was first released.
March 10, 2003
[A] great film from Spanish director Pedro Almdovar's early career...
October 25, 2002
January 1, 2000
The film bristles with energy and bright interludes before the lugubrious plot takes over...