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Entranced Earth (1967)
"Terra em Transe" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  2 May 1967 (Brazil)
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Eldorado, a fictitious country in Latin America, is sparkling with the internal struggle for political power. In the eye of this social convulsion, the jaded journalist Paulo Martins ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jardel Filho ...
Paulo Martins
Paulo Autran ...
Porfirio Diaz
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Felipe Vieira
Glauce Rocha ...
Sara
Paulo Gracindo ...
Don Julio Fuentes
Hugo Carvana ...
Alvaro
Danuza Leão ...
Silvia
Joffre Soares ...
Father Gil
Modesto De Souza ...
Senator
Mário Lago ...
Capitain
Flávio Migliaccio ...
Common people man
Telma Reston ...
Felício's wife
José Marinho ...
Jerônimo
Francisco Milani ...
Aldo
Paulo César Peréio ...
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Eldorado, a fictitious country in Latin America, is sparkling with the internal struggle for political power. In the eye of this social convulsion, the jaded journalist Paulo Martins opposes two equally corrupt political candidates: a pseudopopulist and a conservative. In this context, Paulo is torn between the madness of the elite and the blind submission of the masses. But, in this complex tropical reality, nothing really is what it seems to be. Written by <lukejoplin@infolink.com.br>

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A landmark in Brazilian cinematography.
9 December 1999 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Although this film is not so perfect as it is normally stated, it is a very important film neverthless. In Brazil, it's usually a case of "love it or hate it" as regards to this film. It may not be perfect, but it is impressive, and shows efficiently political corruption and the degradation of one's soul as well. Although somewhat confused in some moments, the film is packed with great scenes, and is always visually impressive. It also had the merit of discussing Brazil's problems at the time, using fictional "Eldorado" as a shield against the strong censorship applied in these days. Has it's place guaranteed in brazilian cinerama.


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