21) Armond White Movie Review of Pedro Almovodar’s Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown -1988-
“Pedro Almovodar’s approach is camp, particularly evocative of such prefeminist films of The Women (1939)
and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) . But Pedro Almovodar’s camp liberates. He’s clever about the surfaces of dress, makeup, and decor that please and the emotions, the struggles behind them…”
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