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Credited cast:
Raul Cortez ...
Joaquim
José Parisi ...
Manuel
Lélia Abramo ...
Dolor
Esther Mellinger ...
Artuliana
Maria Isabel de Lizandra ...
Ana
José Pereira ...
Onofre
Áurea Campos ...
Germana
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maria Ester Calipá
Margarida Cardoso
Terezinha Cubana
José Fregolente
Stênio Garcia
Potiguar Lopes
Yola Maia
José Manir
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In the poor Brazil's Northeast, rural laborers join in a messianic group led by Joaquim, who believes to be the reincarnation of Jesus Christ. Gaining power over the peasants, he begins to persecute those who does not pay absolute obeisance to him.

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June 1965 (West Germany)  »

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Die Besessenen von Catulé  »

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