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I'd Receive the Worst News from Your Beautiful Lips (2011)

Eu Receberia as Piores Notícias dos seus Lindos Lábios (original title)
The photographer Cauby moves and settles down in a small town in the countryside of Pará. When he meets the model Lavínia, who is the wife of Pastor Ernani, they have a torrid love affair. ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Camila Pitanga ...
Lavinia
Gustavo Machado ...
Cauby
Zécarlos Machado ...
Pastor Ernani (as Zecarlos Machado)
Gero Camilo ...
Viktor Laurence
Adriano Barroso ...
Pollozi
Magnólio de Oliveira ...
Chico Chagas
Antonio Pitanga ...
Pastor Isaías
Simone Sou ...
Xamã
Livea Amazonas ...
Mulher de abertura
Clodoalso Correa ...
Indio fotografados na delegecia
Edivaldo Vasconcelos ...
Indio fotografados na delegecia
Rivelino Viana ...
Discurso na Praia
Dada Boraro ...
Condutor do Barco
Poro Borari ...
Indio que cruza Cauby
Dona Onete ...
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The photographer Cauby moves and settles down in a small town in the countryside of Pará. When he meets the model Lavínia, who is the wife of Pastor Ernani, they have a torrid love affair. Cauby asks Lavínia to leave her husband and the town with him but she refuses, Cauby does not know about the dishonored past of his muse and her gratitude to Ernani, who saved her from the streets and the drugs. Meanwhile, the snoopy and gossiper journalist Viktor Laurence receives compromising pictures of Lavínia naked, posing for Cauby. When Viktor and Ernani are found dead and Lavínia is missing, Cauby becomes the prime suspect of Sheriff Polozzi with tragic consequences for his life. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The material Viktor quotes comes from "Guitarra" by Cecília Meireles (Brazilian poetess), "The Wing and the Serpent" by Vicente Franz Cecim (Brazilian writer), and "The Absurd Man: Don Juanism" from "The Myth of Sisyphus" by Albert Camus See more »

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Long Title, Short Story
20 August 2012 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

The photographer Cauby (Gustavo Machado) moves and settles down in a small town in the countryside of Pará. When he meets the model Lavínia (Camila Pitanga), who is the wife of Pastor Ernani (Zecarlos Machado), they have a torrid love affair. Cauby asks Lavínia to leave her husband and the town with him but she refuses. Cauby does not know about the dishonored past of his muse and her gratitude to Ernani, who saved her from the streets and the drugs. Meanwhile, the snoopy and gossiper journalist Viktor Laurence (Gero Camilo) receives compromising pictures of Lavínia naked, posing for Cauby. When Viktor and Ernani are found dead and Lavínia is missing, Cauby becomes the prime suspect of Sheriff Polozzi (Adriano Barroso) with tragic consequences for his life.

"Eu Receberia as Piores Notícias dos Seus Lindos Lábios" is a film with a long title, but also with a short story of a tragic triangle of love in the countryside of Brazil. The exotic locations in Pará are interesting, but the film explores the naked body of Camila Pitanga to compensate the absence of plot. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): "Eu Receberia as Piores Notícias dos Seus Lindos Lábios" ("I Would Receive the Worse News from your Beautiful Lips")


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