Most Popular Titles With João Lagarto
- Movies or TV
1. Night Train to Lisbon (2013)
R | 111 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor, abandons his lectures and buttoned-down life to embark on a thrilling adventure that will take him on a journey to the very heart of himself.
2. One Foot in the Grave (1990–2000)
90 min | Comedy
Victor Meldrew is a retiree with an attitude who seems to attract bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margaret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with his ... See full summary »
4. El tiempo entre costuras (2013–2014)
853 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing ... See full summary »
7. Maison close (2010– )
52 min | Drama
Paris, 1871. This is a story of the women trapped in a luxury brothel, 'Paradise'. The very young Rose came to Paris in search of her mother, former prostitute. She is trapped and forced to... See full summary »
8. April Captains (2000)
123 min | Drama, History, War
Story of the 1974 coup that overthrew the right-wing Portuguese dictatorship--which continued the fascist policies of long-time dictator Antonio Salazar--and of two young army captains who were involved in it.
10. La fille de d'Artagnan (1994)
R | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
The story begins on the autumn of 1654 in South France. Eloise lives in a cloister. Her famous father left her there. The young lady is enthusiastic about honour, faithfulness, affection to... See full summary »
Writers: Jean Cosmos, Riccardo Freda, Michel Léviant, Eric Poindron, Bertrand Tavernier | Directors: Bertrand Tavernier, Riccardo Freda | Stars: Sophie Marceau, Philippe Noiret, Claude Rich, Sami Frey
16. Foreign Land (1996)
110 min | Action, Romance, Drama
After the death of his mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to his mother's native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger.
Writers: Marcos Bernstein, Millor Fernandes, Walter Salles, Daniela Thomas | Directors: Walter Salles, Daniela Thomas | Stars: Alberto Alexandre, Fernando Alves Pinto, Alexandre Borges, Canto e Castro
18. The Garden of Redemption (1997 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, War
A priest struggles with his religious beliefs as he sees his countrymen murdered in Nazi occupied Italy and as he becomes attracted to a woman operating in the resistance.
20. Ordo (2004)
115 min | Drama
Ordo Tupikos, a french sailor with greek origins, discover that his first wife, Estelle, with whom he had remained married a few months only 16 years earlier, is now a famous movie star ... See full summary »
23. Kiss Me (2004)
120 min | Drama
This movie bring us a story about a woman named Laura (Marisa Cruz) that lives in a small portuguese town during the 50's. Tired of living in such a small town she travells to a bigger town... See full summary »
24. Tentação (1997)
115 min | Drama, Romance
Father Antonio is a priest by vocation, committed and generous, dear people of Vila Daires a quiet village of the north. But Father Anthony is also a man, and Vila Daires is not as peaceful... See full summary »
25. Goodbye, Father (1996)
85 min | Drama
For a 13-year-old boy like Filipe, the prospect of a summer vacation in the Azores with his father is like a dream come true. But dreams are sometimes just a way to avoid facing reality...
29. Dying to Go Home (1996)
102 min | Comedy
A Portuguese immigrant in Holland dies in an accident and is buried in a cemetery in Amsterdam. Soon he discovers that his soul won't rest in peace until his body is laying down in his ... See full summary »
36. Lourdes (2000 TV Movie)
180 min | Drama
The young, sickly girl Bernadette comes from a poverty-stricken family. When the Virgin Mary appears to her in a cavern near Lourdes, no one takes the girl seriously, even when she digs up ... See full summary »
Writers: Alessandra Caneva, Mario Falcone, Alessandro Jacchia, Vittorio Messori, Francesco Scardamaglia | Director: Lodovico Gasparini | Stars: Alessandro Gassman, Angèle Osinsky, Florence Darel, Roger Souza
37. The Mystery of Sintra (2007)
A critique of the romantic Portuguese society of the nineteenth century.
Writers: Jorge Paixão da Costa, Mário Botequilha, Newton Cannito, Nuno Vaz, Luísa Costa Gomes, Eça de Queirós, Ramalho Ortigão, Tiago Borralho | Director: Jorge Paixão da Costa | Stars: Ivo Canelas, António Pedro Cerdeira, Bruna Di Tullio, Rogério Samora
39. The Jester (1987)
120 min | Drama
Set four years after the Portuguese revolution and the simultaneous loss of the Portuguese empire in Africa, the story concerns a director who sells guns to finance his play.
40. Corrupção (2007)
90 min | Crime, Drama
A crime drama based on the life of a woman who lived for years with a man that was the head of a corruption network in the Portuguese football world.
41. Más de El tiempo entre costuras (2013–2014)
A 'making of' / 'behind the scenes' type documentary series about El tiempo entre costuras, the lush Spanish dramatic thriller television series about a working class seamstress who becomes... See full synopsis »
47. Um Tiro no Escuro (2005)
105 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama
A baby is kidnapped in a Brazilian airport. Years later, the mother lives in Lisbon and works in a strip-tease bar so she can survive. When she is fired, she joins a gang of bank robbers...
48. A Vida É Bela?! (1982)
98 min | Comedy
Hipólito is a self-made man, who went up in life in devious ways, and used for profit the social turmoil when Portugal changed from a monarchy into a republic, and then to a military regime... See full summary »
Writers: Nicolau Breyner, Luís Galvão Teles, Amadeu Lopes Sabino, João Verdades, José Viana | Director: Luís Galvão Teles | Stars: Nicolau Breyner, Fernanda Borsatti, Henrique Viana, Margarida Carpinteiro