Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Tagline: Life is the ultimate work of art
Plot:Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Won 2009 Golden Globe Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical - Javier Bardem
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical -
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Penelope Cruz
Director & Writer: Woody Allen
Release Date: 15 August 2008 (USA)
New York Daily News - Joe Neumaier: There are two stormy performances from Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz that elevate Allen's melancholy thoughts on love and relationships.
Entertainment Weekly - Owen Gleiberman: The writing is zippy, the story spins like a top, and Bardem turns out to be the wittiest of leading men.
Rolling Stone - Peter Travers: Woody Allen's sexiest movie ever.
Philadelphia Inquirer - Steven Rea: Smoking, shouting, practically shooting off sparks, Cruz spreads a wildfire sexuality across Allen's sunny tableau of Catalan country picnics and scenic Barcelona ramblings.
Variety - Todd McCarthy: Offers potent romantic fantasy elements for men and women and a cast that should produce the best commercial returns for a Woody Allen film since "Match Point."