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Brazilian Western (2013)
"Faroeste caboclo" (original title)

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Brazilian Western is an adaptation of the eponymous song by Renato Russo a famous Brazilian singer and composer who in the style of Bob Dylan knew how to delight crowds by telling stories ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Fabrício Boliveira ...
João de Santo Cristo
Isis Valverde ...
Maria Lúcia
Felipe Abib ...
Jeremias
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Marco Aurélio
Marcos Paulo ...
Ney
Cinara Leal ...
Teresa
Giuliano Manfredini ...
Convidado da festa
Rodrigo Pandolfo ...
Beto
Juliana Lohmann ...
Cris
Léo Rosa ...
Telmo
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Brazilian Western is an adaptation of the eponymous song by Renato Russo a famous Brazilian singer and composer who in the style of Bob Dylan knew how to delight crowds by telling stories and singing with his lyrics The adaptation precipitated a both social and romantic drama with a tragic ending. Focusing on the love story of outlaw Joao do Santo Cristo with Architecture major student Maria Lucia, the movie takes place in Brasilia in the early 80s. In a clash of interest, drug dealers and the police conflict with one another,while the end of the military dictatorship in the Capital of Brazil, Brasilia takes place. The wanderings and tedium of a young rocker, who lived in a city still being built, are the backdrop for this story. Written by Anonymous

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Faroeste Caboclo
Written by Renato Russo
Performed by Legião Urbana
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12 November 2013 | by (São Paulo) – See all my reviews

I'm very disappointed with the result of this movie.

I have enjoyed the song "Faroeste Caboclo" since I was a children, hearing their verses and melody and imagining every characters and scenarios.

Actually, there is nothing that I have supposed that have showed in the movie.

The chronology is completely different of the original song, and the characters are so far that what it describe.

It starts well but ends in a poor way.

I really don't recommend.


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