La virgen de la lujuria (The Virgin of Lust)
La virgen de la lujuria (The Virgin of Lust) (2002)

Legendary Mexican director Arturo Ripstein explores the mundane and sexual obsession in 1940s Mexico in his 2002 film The Virgin of Lust. Introverted Ignacio "Nacho" Jurado (Luis Felipe Tovar) spends his days waiting tables at the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 6, 2002
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2005
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Highly stylized.

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Alex Ramirez

Seor Ripstein: vaya presuncin y auto-complacencia! qu vergenza de cinta!, qu psimo logro!...

Jeremy Heilman

[At times] almost stage bound, but perhaps that's because it's better than most homage at being faithful to the material that inspired it.

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Arthur Lazere

A grandly-scaled allegory that is at once fascinating, captivating, and utterly audacious

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Dimitris Springer
The profane example "de passion" at the eve of the new century.A showcasing performance for Gil,Ripstein's possibly final so far artistic… More