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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Saúl Fonseca ...
Jaime
Fernanda Serrano ...
Marta
Joaquim Leitão ...
Abel
Sandro Silva ...
Ulisses
Vítor Norte ...
Garcez
Guilherme Leme ...
António
Nicolau Breyner ...
Coluna
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Gil
Zita Duarte ...
Joana
Carlos Rodrigues ...
Teófilo
Carla Maciel ...
Filó
José Pinto ...
Saúl
Pedro Efe ...
Mota
Canto e Castro ...
Motorcycle Salesman
Graça Nazaré ...
Deolinda
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A woman takes her young son, leaves her husband and moves in with her lover. The boy, desperate to get his parents back together, becomes convinced that if only he can get his father's stolen motorcycle back everything will be fine again, so he sets out to get enough money to buy his father a new one. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Os homens não se medem aos palmos

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11 April 1999 (Portugal)  »

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Porto 1998  »

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PTE 377,000,000 (estimated)
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References Bicycle Thieves (1948) See more »

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Não Me Mintas
Performed by Rui Veloso
Written by Rui Veloso and Carlos Tê
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A Portuguese film that touch at every country in the world
14 January 2012 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

«Jaime» is a great Portuguese movie. This kind of movies is very rare to found, especially in Portugal, where the cinema industry is very small and just few films are good. «Jaime» is a story about a boy that works to have money for his dreams and to help his divorced parents. The script is very good, and most important, REALISTIC - another thing that is very rare to found in Portuguese films - and we have very good interpretations of the cast and especially from Saul (Jaime in the movie), a brilliant kid that unfortunately didn't continue acting after «Jaime». The soundtrack is nice and the direction too. So... why don't you watch this movie?


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