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Porto das Caixas (1963)

Irma can only think about getting rid of her cowardly dirty husband. She seeks out lovers not to commit adultery or for pleasure, but to find an accomplice to kill her husband.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Irma Álvarez Irma Álvarez
Reginaldo Faria Reginaldo Faria
Paulo Padilha Paulo Padilha
Joseph Guerreiro Joseph Guerreiro
Margarida Rey Margarida Rey
Sergio Sanz Sergio Sanz
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Henrique Bello Henrique Bello
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Irma can only think about getting rid of her cowardly dirty husband. She seeks out lovers not to commit adultery or for pleasure, but to find an accomplice to kill her husband.

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

May 1963 (France) See more »

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