The Dancer Upstairs | EW.com

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Javier Bardem, Laura Morante, ...

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John Malkovich’s directorial debut stars ”Before Night Falls”’ Javier Bardem as a Latin American police officer pursuing a guerilla leader and battling corrupt superiors. He finds respite in a ballet teacher (Laura Morante) who isn’t quite what she seems.