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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 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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Sensational!!!
31 January 2000 | by (Porto Alegre, Brasil) – See all my reviews

Don´t miss it!!!! It is a classic trash movie, with remarkable performances of Regina Casé, Maurício do Valle and Antonio Fagundes (the man with the red underwear)...


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