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Our Lady of Compassion (1969)
"A Compadecida" (original title)

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Clown tells the story of João Grilo, a rich couple's lively employee who cheats everybody in town: arranges a funeral for a dog, bribes the priest and the bishop into celebrating a mass in ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Regina Duarte ...
Armando Bógus ...
João Grilo
Felipe Carone ...
Padre
Ary Toledo
Zéluiz Pinho ...
Severino
Neide Monteiro
Jorge Cherques ...
Bispo
Zózimo Bulbul ...
Antônio Fagundes ...
Chico
Rubens Teixeira
Aguinaldo Batista
José Carlos Cavalcanti Borges
Paulo Barbosa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alberto Andrade
Gil Haiden
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Clown tells the story of João Grilo, a rich couple's lively employee who cheats everybody in town: arranges a funeral for a dog, bribes the priest and the bishop into celebrating a mass in latin for the animal, and performs many other bizarre things. After he dies, he's submitted to a trial in Heaven, being judged by a black Christ, having the Devil as prosecutor and the Virgin Mary as his defense. Written by <lukejoplin@infolink.com.br>

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