Filmmaker Almodovar walks Cruz, Banderas down memory lane in ‘Pain and Glory’

Actor Penelope Cruz poses during the premiere of her latest film "Pain and Glory" in Madrid, Spain, March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

MADRID (Reuters) – Oscar-winning Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar premiered his retrospective drama “Pain and Glory” in Madrid on Wednesday, reuniting actors Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas, who had risen to Hollywood stardom after starting in his movies. The autobiographical narrative, where Banderas plays Almodovar’s present-day tormented alter ego, and Cruz his mother at the time […]

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