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Aleks Syntek in Sexo, Pudor, Y Lágrimas

20 Jul

Talented Mexican composer and musician Aleks Syntek created the catchy song for the soundtrack of Sexo, Pudor, y Lágrimas. Originally from Merida, Yucatán, Aleks Syntek’s interest in music began from an early age and by 18, he had already produced a platinum record.

I personally love Aleks Syntek and while he’s not the best-looking artist on the market, his talent goes a long way. And, his music is absolutely perfect for this movie. Romantic and bittersweet. Continue reading


Sexo, Pudor, y Lágrimas (Sex, Shame, and Tears)

18 Jul

Maria: La mujer perfecta debe ser un dama en la mesa y una puta en la cama.
Ana: Pues, yo siempre he sido una dama en la cama y una puta en la mesa. 

Maria: Men look for a woman that is a lady at the table and a slut in bed. 
Ana: Well, I’ve always been a lady in bed and a slut at the table.

I’m not sure whether to think that Sexo, Pudor, Y Lágrimas was a triumphant representation of the battle of the sexes or just an overly exaggerated Mexican telenovela brought to the big screen. But, I don’t really care, because I was hooked from start to finish. Continue reading