The Skin I Live In

The Skin I Live In

By Pedro Almodóvar

  • Genre: Pedro Almodóvar
  • Release Date: 2011-01-01
  • Advisory Rating: 15
  • Runtime: 1h 55min
  • Director: Pedro Almodóvar
  • Production Company: El Deseo
  • iTunes Price: GBP 7.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: GBP 3.49
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Ever since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has been interested in creating a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he manages to cultivate a skin that is a real shield against every assault. In addition to years of study and experimentation, Robert needed a further three things: no scruples, an accomplice and a human guinea pig. Scruples were never a problem. Marilia, the woman who looked after him from the day he was born, is his most faithful accomplice. And as for the human guinea pig…