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Guerra Conjugal (1974)

| Comedy | 1974 (Brazil)
Many stories revolving around a poor couple who, in spite of hating each other, still live together under the same roof.
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Lima Duarte ...
Osíris
Joffre Soares ...
Joãozinho
Carmem Silva ...
Amália
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Nelsinho
Ítala Nandi ...
Olga
Analú Prestes ...
Maria da Perdição
Carlos Kroeber ...
João Bicha
Cristina Aché ...
Neusa
Dirce Migliaccio ...
Laura
Elza Gomes ...
Grandmother
Maria Lúcia Dahl ...
Lúcia
Oswaldo Louzada ...
João Corno
Lutero Luiz ...
Joãozinho's Son
Wilza Carla ...
Gorda
Zélia Zamyr ...
Maria da Gorda
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Many stories revolving around a poor couple who, in spite of hating each other, still live together under the same roof.

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Conjugal Warfare  »

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