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Cast overview, first billed only:
Paulo Betti ...
José Wilker ...
Antonio Pedro ...
Montanha (as Antônio Pedro Borges)
Pedro Cardoso ...
Laura Cardoso ...
Juliana Paes ...
Dolores Sol
Malu Mader ...
Fernanda de Freitas ...
Agildo Ribeiro ...
Cláudio Marzo ...
Leopoldo (as Claudio Marzo)
Arlete Salles ...
Cantora Lírica
Cláudia Borioni ...
Madame (as Claudia Borioni)
Beth Goulart ...
Cliente Sado-masoquista
Luís Carlos Miele ...
Camões (as Miele)
Hugo Carvana ...


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great cast, poor results
6 January 2011 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

Globo, the most powerful TV in Brazil, produces tolerably good soap operas, if one doesn't mind too much the far-fetched story lines. But when it comes to their attempts at making movies, the results are almost always disappointing, as the final product is usually neither here nor there - not a good lighthearted TV program and definitely not a great film. This film is no exception, and not even the all-star cast can do much with such a poor screenplay. Many of the characters seem like poor adaptations from successful TV programs, such as Pedro Cardoso who seems to have come directly from filming the TV series a Grande Família into this film, and Agildo Ribeiro, whose character is very similar to characters he's been playing forever on TV. I'm glad I didn't spend any money on this but watched it on TV instead.

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