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By James Mottram Penelope Cruz has struggled to make it in Hollywood. That may change, says James Mottram It seems there are two sides to Penelope Cruz.
By Mike Collett-White CANNES (Reuters) - Penelope Cruz, one of the few European actresses able to command major roles on both sides of the Atlantic, will always consider herself a Hollywood outsider.
By Elisabeth O'Leary MADRID (Reuters) - For a film which deals seriously with issues like death, abuse and estranged families, "Volver" ("Returning") gets a surprising number of laughs. But it also moved director Pedro Almodovar to tears.
By Emma Pinedo and Elisabeth O'Leary MADRID (Reuters) - Film director Fernando Leon's tough and wry tales of outsiders have won him huge Spanish audiences and critical acclaim.
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