The movie

Strange Way of Life

After twenty-five years Silva rides a horse across the desert to visit his friend Sheriff Jake. They celebrate the meeting, but the next morning Jake tells him that reason for his trip is not to go down the memory lane of their friendship.

Length: 31 min
Country: Spanje
Language spoken: Engels
Language subtitles: Nederlands
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Pedro Pascal, Manu Rios
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Release date: 07/09/2023


“Strange Way of Life” begins with a man, Silva, riding on a horse across a desert to Bitter Creek. He has come to visit Sheriff Jake. 25 years earlier, the two men worked together as hired gunmen.Silva comes with the pretext of re-encountering his friend from youth. They celebrate their re-encounter. But the following morning Sheriff Jake tells him that the real reason for his visit isn’t memories of their old friendship….


The Guardian
"Pedro Pascal and Ethan Hawke sizzle in Almodóvar’s queer cowboy yarn”

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