Mini Review - Biutiful

Biutiful (out Mar 24) is the heart-breaking story of a man (Javier Bardem) who discovers he only has a few months to live. He wants to put all his affairs in order before he goes (including the future of his children) but he faces some unwanted hurdles. Nominated for best foreign language film at the Oscars, this is an emotional piece of cinema. Grade: A-.