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Tico-Tico no Fubá (1952)

Fictionalized version of the life of Brazilian composer Zequinha de Abreu (1880-1935), who wrote the song "Tico-Tico no Fubá" that became an international hit in the 1940s.

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Zequinha de Abreu
Tônia Carrero ...
Branca
Marisa Prado ...
Durvalina
Marina Freire ...
Amália
Zbigniew Ziembinski ...
Circus Master (as Ziembinsky)
Modesto De Souza ...
Luís
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Haydée Moraes Aguiar
Luiz Augusto Arantes
Tito Livio Baccarin
Lima Barreto ...
Inácio
Xandó Batista ...
Vendedor de rádio
Luiz Calderaro
Horácio Camargo
Ayres Campos
A.C. Carvalho
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Fictionalized version of the life of Brazilian composer Zequinha de Abreu (1880-1935), who wrote the song "Tico-Tico no Fubá" that became an international hit in the 1940s.

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The Beggining of the Brazil´s Film Industry
7 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

One of the first productions of Vera Cruz, about the life of the brazilian composer Zequinha de Abreu (who wrote the famous song "Tico-Tico no Fuba"). Despite his year, the film didn´t aged so much, but still remained the innocence of that time. In the cast, the future Palm D'Or Winner Anselmo Duarte, here as the leading man, and directing, the future Bond-Villain Adolfo Celi. Worth watch as registry of the Brazilian history.


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