Kiss Of The Spider Woman

  • 1985
  • Movie
  • R
  • Prison

Based on Manuel Puig's novel of the same name, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN treats its unusual premise with an often lyrical grace. In a South American country, Luis Molina, a flamboyant gay man jailed for taking liberties with a minor, shares a cell with Valentin Arregui (Julia), a political prisoner. Though the revolutionary initially dislikes Luis, he is...read more

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Kiss Of The Spider Woman - Official Trailer
02:38 — In a Latin American prison, an emotional relationship evolves between a homosexual prone to flights of fantasy and his cellmate, a political radical. (more…)
(Movie Clip) Always The Heroine
Molina (William Hurt), for cellmate Valentin (Raul Julia), narrating a segment of his movie featuring Michelle (Denise Dummont) and Leni (Sonia Braga) (more…)
Kiss of the Spider Woman - (Re-release Trailer)
William Hurt won a Best Actor award portraying a gay man sharing a cell with a political prisoner in South America in Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985).
(Movie Clip) A Little Strange
The end of the credits and William Hurt (as Molina) with his spellbinding first offering from the story of his movie, for cellmate Valentin (Raul Juli (more…)

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  • Released: 1985
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Based on Manuel Puig's novel of the same name, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN treats its unusual premise with an often lyrical grace. In a South American country, Luis Molina, a flamboyant gay man jailed for taking liberties with a minor, shares a cell with Vale… (more)

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