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Mistérios de Lisboa (2010)

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Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.

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Padre Dinis & Sabino Cabra & Sebastião de Melo
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Ângela de Lima
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Elisa de Montfort
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Pedro da Silva Adulto
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Pedro da Silva Criança (as João Luis Arrais)
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D. Pedro da Silva
Martin Loizillon ...
Padre Dinis Jovem
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Eugénia
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D. Álvaro de Albuquerque
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Condessa de Vizo
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Frei Baltazar da Encarnação
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Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.

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An Epic Life He Could Only Imagine

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20 October 2010 (France)  »

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Misterios de Lisboa  »

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Budget:

€2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,308 (USA) (5 August 2011)

Gross:

$110,507 (USA) (4 November 2011)
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Romantic, tasteful
20 November 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This series of short stories set in a world long gone is of course a costume drama, that may therefore deter some. They would be mistaken. It is slow, considered, colorful and in my view a good introduction to the world of our ancestors, who held opinions different from ours, did things in a different way, and got upset about the same issues, yet in a different clothing. Love that is thwarted, wise padres, noble families with poor youngest children and all of that in a heavily draped world - sometimes a bit much. And yet I may recommend that you sit down, do not hurry, leave your perhaps preconceived ideas at the entrance, and enjoy these so many hours of romantic stories.


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