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Recollections of the Yellow House (1989)
"Recordações da Casa Amarela" (original title)

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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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João César Monteiro ...
Manuela de Freitas ...
Dona Violeta
Ruy Furtado ...
Senhor Armando
Teresa Calado ...
Menina Julieta
António Terrinha ...
Doctor
Violeta Sarzedas ...
Neighbor in Living Room
Madalena Lua ...
Maid
João Bénard da Costa ...
Dairy Clerk (as João Pedro Bénard)
Sabina Sacchi ...
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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Worst of the worst?
3 February 2003 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

From this dull poor spectacle... few are the things enjoyable. Watching people eating for 30 minutes in a row is not cinema to me. Lack of reality, lack of rhythm, lack of cameras? lack of sense of ridiculous, lack of acting, lack of script, lack of history, lack of everything is the only thing i could found in this ridiculous movie, if i can call it a movie. I dont know what makes people spend money doing a movie like this, i prefer to watch a white wall for and entire day to watch anything like this again.


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