Kiss of the Spider Woman (movie)

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Kiss of the Spider Woman (Portuguese: O Beijo da Mulher Aranha) is a 1985 Brazilian American drama movie directed by Héctor Babenco and based on the 1976 novel of the same name by Manuel Puig. It stars William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sônia Braga, José Lewgoy, Milton Gonçalves, Míriam Pires and was distributed by Island Pictures. It was nominated for 4 Oscars, including Best Picture and won Best Actor for Hurt in 1986.

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Country Premiere
 France 6 June 1985
 United States 26 July 1985
 Argentina 17 October 1985
 Taiwan 25 October 1985
 Netherlands 31 October 1985
 United Kingdom 8 November 1985
 Denmark 29 November 1985
 Australia 20 December 1985
 Sweden 25 December 1985
 Italy 16 January 1986
 Portugal 28 February 1986
 Brazil 13 March 1986
 Uruguay 17 April 1986
 Spain 18 April 1986
 Finland 18 April 1986
 Greece 18 April 1986
 Ireland 20 June 1986
 West Germany 3 July 1986
 Japan 19 July 1986
 Mexico 20 November 1986
 Hungary 19 November 1987
 Peru 3 December 1987

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