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O Princípio da Incerteza (2002)

Having lost her place among the social elite, a widow remarries and starts a family.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Leonor Baldaque ...
Camila
Leonor Silveira ...
Vanessa
Isabel Ruth ...
Celsa
Ricardo Trêpa ...
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António Clara
Luís Miguel Cintra ...
Daniel Roper
José Manuel Mendes ...
Torcato Roper
Carmen Santos ...
Joana
Cecília Guimarães ...
Rute
Júlia Buisel ...
Aunt Tofi
Ângela Marques ...
Adoração
Diogo Dória ...
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António Fonseca ...
Policeman
João Bénard da Costa ...
Mr. Ferreira (as Duarte de Almeida)
P. João Marques ...
Priest
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Having lost her place among the social elite, a widow remarries and starts a family.

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11 September 2002 (France)  »

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Bijou de famille  »

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Chosen by "Les Cahiers du cinéma" (France) as one of the 10 best pictures of 2002 (#05) See more »

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Followed by Magic Mirror (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

24 caprici per violino, op. 1
Music by Niccolò Paganini (as Nicolo Paganini)
Performed by Shlomo Mintz
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Don't Waste Your Time
3 October 2002 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Saw it at the New York Film Festival and could tell I was in for trouble when they didn't have some guy dressed in black tell us how great the film would be before it started. That's because they (the people that run the NY FF) must've known this movie was horrible.

Ostensibly about the nature of love, class distinctions and other high-brow stuff, the movie was a series of banal discussions that led nowhere. The acting was uninspired. The endless shots of the Portuguese countryside, while beautiful, were, well, endless.

People started walking out on this movie about 45 mins. in. I should've joined them.


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