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Os saltimbancos Trapalhões (1981)

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Four humble and goofy employees of a prominent circus, all of them with a natural comedic talent, rebel against their tyrannical boss and his unscrupulous illusionist assistant.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Renato Aragão ...
Baiaco
Mário Cardoso
Maria Cláudia
Indio Colombiano
Eduardo Conde ...
Assis Satã
Leovegildo Cordeiro
Edson Farias
Paulo Fortes
Amauri Guarilha
Maria Helena
Indio Ju
Carlos Kurt
Ivan Lins
Lucinha Lins ...
Karina
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Humble employees, the friends Didi, Dedé, Mussum and Zacarias become the main attraction of the circus Bartholo thanks to the capacity that they possess of doing the public to laugh. Therefore, they face the magician's Assis Satã opposition and Barão's greed, owner of the circus. Didi likes Karina (Lucinha Lins), but she prefers to be with Frank. Written by Silvio Ferreira Cosi (amc.cosi@ig.com.br)

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circus | runaway | poor | quartet | song | See All (10) »

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Family | Comedy

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22 December 1981 (Brazil)  »

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Based upon a famous play, "Os Saltimbancos", which is in its turn inspired by the classic German folktale "Town Musicians of Bremen". See more »

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Referenced in Chiquititas: Episode #1.209 (2014) See more »

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Meu Caro Barão
Written by Chico Buarque de Hollanda, Sergio Bardotti and Henrique Bacalov
Performed by Chico Buarque de Hollanda and Os Trapalhões
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