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Recollections of the Yellow House (1989)

Recordações da Casa Amarela (original title)
Lisbon, 1989. A middle-aged poor idiot, tormented by an illness, lives in a cheap room in a family boarding house, in the old section of the city's waterfront.
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Manuela de Freitas ...
Dona Violeta
Ruy Furtado ...
Senhor Armando
Teresa Calado ...
Menina Julieta
António Terrinha ...
Doctor
Violeta Sarzedas ...
Neighbor in Living Room
Madalena Lua ...
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João Pedro Bénard ...
Dairy Clerk
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Mimi
Inês de Medeiros ...
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Manuel Gomes ...
Laurindo
Maria Ângela de Oliveira ...
Madre de Deus
Maria da Luz Fernandes ...
Neighbor with Baby
Vasco Sequeira ...
Taverner
José Nunes ...
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Lisbon, 1989. A middle-aged poor idiot, tormented by an illness, lives in a cheap room in a family boarding house, in the old section of the city's waterfront.

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A master piece
7 January 2003 | by (Oporto - Portugal) – See all my reviews

I'm Portuguese and I love this film. João Cesar Monteiro is very different from any other director and when he makes a film he is not thinking about making money; is goal is to make art and the transmission to the viewers of how he see the human condition. This is one of is best films. I apologize for my bad English:)


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