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O Leão da Estrela (1947)

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Uma típica família da pequena burguesia lisboeta, liderada por um inflamado sportinguista, desloca-se ao Porto, com o objectivo mais ou menos velado de casar a sua filha com um rico ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
António Silva ...
Milú ...
Jujú - a filha do Anastácio
Maria Eugénia ...
Erico Braga ...
Mr. Barata
Laura Alves ...
Rosa - a criada do Anastácio
Curado Ribeiro ...
Eduardo Barata - o filho do Barata
Maria Olguim ...
Carlota
Cremilda de Oliveira ...
Sra. Barata
Tony D'Algy ...
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Óscar Acúrcio ...
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Uma típica família da pequena burguesia lisboeta, liderada por um inflamado sportinguista, desloca-se ao Porto, com o objectivo mais ou menos velado de casar a sua filha com um rico herdeiro do Norte, rapaz das melhores referências, nascido de uma família de indefectíveis portistas. Dos jogos de amor para as rivalidades futebolísticas, o único árbitro deste filme será a comédia. Written by Bill Murray <bill.murray@c7p.com>

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21 November 1947 (Portugal)  »

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One of the Best Portuguese comedies
16 September 1999 | by (Lisbon, Portugal) – See all my reviews

I recognize this is an old movie. It has more than 50 years. It's in Portuguese, and that can be an obstacle, but this is a GREAT, GREAT comedy. António Silva at his best. The most surprising is that this excellent comedy was made during a dictatorship, and that is unusual. If you understand Portuguese, SEE this movie. If you don't, than go and learn.


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