A luminous Penélope Cruz stars as an actress who sacrifices everything for true love in "Broken Embraces", Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker (2003, Best Writing, Original Screenplay, "Talk to Her") Pedro Almodóvar's acclaimed tale of sex, secrets and cinema. When her father becomes gravely ill, beautiful Lena (Cruz) consents to a relationship with her boss Ernesto (José Luis Gómez), a very wealthy, much-older man who pays for her father's hospitalization and provides her a lavish lifestyle. But Lena's dream is to act and soon she falls for the director of her first film - a project bankrolled by her husband to keep her near. Upon his discovery of the affair, Ernesto stops at nothing to ruin Lena's happiness.
DVD Special Features: Deleted Scenes, "The Cannibalistic Councillor" a short film by Pedro Almodóvar, Featurettes, Interviews
Other Special Features: Languages: French and Spanish; Subtitles: English and French