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Os sete Gatinhos (1980)

| Drama, Comedy
Noronha is a low middle-class civil servant who lives with his frustrated wife Gorda and their three elder daughters. The youngest one, virginal Silene, is unexpectedly sent back home. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antônio Fagundes ...
Bibelô
Ana Maria Magalhães ...
Aurora
Lima Duarte ...
Noronha
Telma Reston ...
Gorda
Ary Fontoura ...
Dr. Portela
Cláudio Corrêa e Castro ...
Dr. Bordalo
Sura Berditchevsky ...
Hilda
Sonia Dias ...
Débora
Sadi Cabral ...
Saul
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Arlete
Cristina Aché ...
Silene
Maurício do Valle ...
Congressman
Guará Rodrigues ...
Barbosa Coutinho
Luiz Fernando Guimarães ...
Carlão
Sandro Solviatti ...
Taxi driver
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Noronha is a low middle-class civil servant who lives with his frustrated wife Gorda and their three elder daughters. The youngest one, virginal Silene, is unexpectedly sent back home. Noronha discovers she has been expelled from boarding school for having killed a female cat and her seven newborns in a hysterical fit. Many dark family secrets will emerge from that episode leading to tragic events. Written by fabreu

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A really great Brazillian movie!
28 March 2005 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

This is an really good example of movie! It's not like that cheesy comedies like "American Pie", "Scary Movie"; it's also not that kind of silly super-hero movies like "Matrix", "xXx" and another craps. This is almost like a real documentary of the real life. It's that kind of movie that you need to watch to wake up for certain things.Non-Brazilian people, follow my advice: Watch this movie - it's a classic! Since the beginning, until the end, the situations starts to happen all the time; a lot of comic situations. A lot of tragic, or horrible, situations. And it's really great! One last advice: If you wish to learn and understand a bit more from the brazillian society, you should watch this. May you became disappointed about the brazillian society after that...


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