R | | Biography, Drama, Romance
A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work.
Salma Hayek said that producer Harvey Weinstein threatened to shut down production during filming unless she agreed to a full frontal nude scene with another woman. Hayek then had a panic attack during the filming of the sex scene and had to take a Valium to produce it.
Careful, guys. This corpse is still breathing. Try to get me there in one piece.
Early in her New York trip Frida is watching 1933's King Kong (1933). Later she is called home to tend to her dying mother. Several scenes later we see her at her mother's grave and it shows that she died in 1932, a year before King Kong was released.
English, French, Russian
$205,996 (USA) (27 October 2002)
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