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Estorvo (2000)

The journey of a middle-class amateur.

Director:

Ruy Guerra

Writers:

Chico Buarque (novel), Ruy Guerra
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jorge Perugorría ... I
Bianca Byington Bianca Byington ... Sister
Suzana Ribeiro Suzana Ribeiro ... Sister's Friend
Leonor Arocha Leonor Arocha ... Ex-Wife
Xando Graça Xando Graça ... Sheriff
Athayde Arcoverde Athayde Arcoverde ... Ruivo
Candido Damm Candido Damm ... Louco
José Antônio Rodriguez José Antônio Rodriguez ... Velho Caseiro
Lele Planells Lele Planells ... Mi amigo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dandara Guerra Dandara Guerra ... Minha Irmã Criança
Jorge Losada Jorge Losada
Veronica Lynn Veronica Lynn
Tonico Oliveira Tonico Oliveira
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The journey of a middle-class amateur.

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Official Sites:

Sky Light Cinema

Country:

Brazil | Cuba | Portugal

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

13 May 2000 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Turbulence See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Toronto 2000 Wrap-Up
15 October 2000 | by DJFreakSee all my reviews

9/9 1:00 pm TURBULENCE (**1/2)

Recommended for those interested in Latin American film. Knowledge of Brazilian class structure a must. This film has great style and weird, colorful characters. Problem is, this journey of an upper-middle class dilettante is interesting when surreal but falls prey to too many conventionally narrative moments.


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