The Things Of Love


(out of 5)

Original title:  Las Cosas Del Querer

Spanish Civil War-era drama features a love triangle between three performers. has an instant connection with and they begin to perform together while maintaining a personal relationship. Enter as a man who catches Molina’s eye but is personally more geared towards the gentlemen, a dangerous thing considering the political climate. Bandera and Molina make a terrific dancing team onstage, but behind the scenes their situations are quite different. Similar to Ay, Carmela!, though not zesty enough without a performer of Carmen Maura’s caliber.

Compañía Iberoamericana de TV, Lince Films S.A., Productora Andaluza de Programas S.A., Televisión Española

Spain, 1989

Directed by

Story by , , Dialogue by Jaime Chavarri, , Lazaro Irazabal

Cinematography by

Produced by ,

Music by

Production Design by ,

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

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