Based on the true story of Zuzu Angel, a famous Brazilian fashion designer in the 70's, who searches for her son Stuart, a member of a leftist university group who suddenly disappears ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Zuzu Angel
Daniel de Oliveira ...
Stuart Angel
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Sônia
Alexandre Borges ...
Fraga
Luana Piovani ...
Elke Maravilha
Aramis Trindade ...
Tenente
Ângela Vieira ...
Lúcia
Flavio Bauraqui ...
Mota
Regiane Alves ...
Hildegard Angel
Fernanda de Freitas ...
Ana Angel
Othon Bastos ...
Brigadeiro
Caio Junqueira ...
Alberto
Nelson Dantas ...
Antônio Lamarca
Paulo Betti ...
Elke Maravilha ...
Lieselotte
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Based on the true story of Zuzu Angel, a famous Brazilian fashion designer in the 70's, who searches for her son Stuart, a member of a leftist university group who suddenly disappears during the darkest era of Brazilian military regime and media censorship. Written by Polly_Kat

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$1,252,180 (Brazil) (4 August 2006)
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Stuart Angel: [a letter to his mother] Mom, you ask me if I believe in God. I ask you: what God? It has been my mission to show God inside of Man because only in man can He exist. There is not a poor or worthless man that seems to not have a mission. Every man by his own only influences the nature of his future. Through our lives we create actions that result in the multiplication of reactions. This power that we all have, this power of changing the course of History, that is the power of God. Confronted with...
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Apesar de Você
Written by Chico Buarque
Performed by Chico Buarque
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Surprise! Zuzu Angel is a good movie
17 August 2006 | by (Brasília, Brazil) – See all my reviews

I did not expected much from Zuzu Angel. The critic was not favorable here in Brazil and after Olga I got really suspicious about historical movies specially made by Globo films. But I got to the movies and i like Sérgio Rezende work. He made good choices.

It's not an all perfect movie, but it's reliable, not unfair to the historical facts and the acting is excellent. Made for the masses? Yes. But movies are made to the great public and must be enjoyable. I think every Brazilian should watch. It reminds me Antigone, specially the court scene. No matter what are the laws of a country, the family has the right and the obligation to give rest to their beloved kin.


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