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O Casamento de Romeu e Julieta (2005)

A Romeo-and-Juliet kind of love affair. The difference here is what sets the two lovers apart: their soccer teams. Being a fan of Corinthians, Romeu has to fake he really likes Palmeiras, in order to gain Julieta's heart.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Luis Gustavo ...
Alfredo Baragatti
Luana Piovani ...
Marco Ricca ...
Martha Mellinger ...
Isabela Baragatti
Berta Zemel ...
Nenzica
Leonardo Miggiorin ...
Zilinho
Mel Lisboa ...
Joana
Rafael Golombeck ...
Presidente do Palmeiras
Renato Consorte ...
Imparato
José Vasconcelos ...
Padre
Cybele Jácome ...
Enfermeira Vilma
Marina Person ...
Repórter ao vivo
Luisa Guedes Castro ...
Julieta recém-nascida
Luana Garcia ...
Kamila de Castro ...
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Storyline

In São Paulo, the gorgeous Julieta is the beloved daughter of Alfredo Baragatti, the fanatic fan and member of the board of directors of Palmeiras soccer team. She meets the ophthalmologist Romeu, the chief of the uniformed rooting of Corinthians soccer team and the greatest rival of Palmeiras, and they fall in love for each other. Romeu pretends to root for Palmeiras to get close to Alfredo, but this lie will risk their love. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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18 March 2005 (Brazil)  »

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Romeo and Juliet Get Married  »

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$797,102 (Brazil) (18 March 2005)
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The games between Palmeiras and Corinthians shown are recreations with Palmeiras' young team, since those games are only found in videotape. See more »

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References The Trespasser (2001) See more »

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Romeu e Julieta
Written by Erasmo Carlos and Marcelo Camelo
Performed by Erasmo Carlos, Marcelo Camelo and Miúcha
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Comedy about a couple that fall in love and find out that they root for competing soccer teams
20 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It's a beautiful love story and funny comedy, set in Brazil, about a couple that fall in love and discover that they are fanatics about competing soccer teams. They can take it, but have to hide it from their families. Her father is in the board of directors of Palmeiras soccer team, while he is the president of the uniformed rooting of Corinthians. The comedy is in the day to day relationship they have to have with their families, pretending to enjoy listening derogatory comments made by their families about their team preferences. Bruno Barreto ( Dona Flor and her Two Husbands - Gabriela - Bossa Nova ) direction is superb and, all in all is great comedy worth seeing !


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