Film about the writer Manuel Puig and the years he spent in Río de Janeiro.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fabio Aste ...
Manuel Puig
Sílvia Buarque ...
Teresa
Gigi Rua ...
May
Mimí Ardú ...
Kari Kerr
Revero Riveiro ...
Dudi
Jonathas Mello ...
Roy
Laura Zaccara ...
Carmen
Paulo Brunetti ...
Taxi Boy
Mauricio Silveira ...
Edoardo
Alejandro Baratelli ...
Néstor Perlongher
Matías Taverna ...
Joven
Alessandra de Oliveira ...
Paula
Pablo Bucca ...
Acompañante
Jacqueline Andrade ...
Vecina
Jair Barbosa ...
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Film about the writer Manuel Puig and the years he spent in Río de Janeiro.

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Kitsch
19 March 2007 | by (Belem, Brazil) – See all my reviews

The movie is awful. The Rio of January shown in him does not exist, it is a stylized and kitsch vision.

The dialogs in Portuguese are so badly written what seems that the script was written in Spanish and then translated in an automatic translator. With the exception of Silvia Buarque, all the Brazilian actors are amateur, and they have the worst acting.

There is nothing of interesting one in the history. What we see is only a homosexual without any auto-esteem falling in love for any man who appears in his front.

Manuel Puig was deserving to be shown better.


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