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Madrid-born Penélope Cruz wins Oscar

Last night, 22 February 2009, Alcobendas-Madrid-born Penélope Cruz won the Academy Award for the Best Supporting Actress for her role as “María Elena” in the 2008 Woody Allen film, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona“. It’s a proud day for Spain, Spaniards, Spanish … Continue reading

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Vicky Cristina Barcelona Movie Review Summary

Yesterday, I finally saw the (written & directed) Woody Allen movie, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” (official website link at left – not Firefox-friendly, though). It was good! Not great, but definitely good. The movie stars the Allen-fave Scarlett Johansson as “Cristina”, … Continue reading

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