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The Dancer Upstairs (2003)

Javier Bardem, Laura Morante, ... | BENCH WARMERS Bardem and Morante have more in common than they think
Image credit: The Dancer Upstairs: : Paola Ardizzoni
BENCH WARMERS Bardem and Morante have more in common than they think

Details Limited Release: May 02, 2003; Rated: R; Length: 135 Minutes; Genre: Drama; With: Javier Bardem, John Malkovich and Laura Morante; Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures

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.

Originally posted Apr 17, 2003 Published in issue #706-707 Apr 25, 2003 Order article reprints