Parallel Mothers (2021)
Avg Rating 5 /5:
Two single women meet in a hospital room where they are both going to give birth. One is middle-aged and doesn’t regret it, while the other is adolescent and scared. The two women form a strong bond with one another as they both confront motherhood.
Pedro Almodovar continues to be one of the most stellar Latino directors, not just of the 21st-century but ever. Parallel Mothers finds him tackling the troubling issues of motherhood, romance, and the past. It doesn’t so much linger on the legacy with meandering contemplations but a history of regrets and...Read more