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Cronicamente Inviável (2000)

Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.

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Sergio Bianchi

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Sergio Bianchi (screenplay), Sergio Bianchi (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Umberto Magnani Umberto Magnani ... Alfredo
Cecil Thiré Cecil Thiré ... Luís
Dira Paes Dira Paes ... Amanda
Betty Gofman Betty Gofman ... Maria Alice
Daniel Dantas Daniel Dantas ... Carlos
Dan Stulbach Dan Stulbach ... Adam (as Dan Filip Stulbach)
Zezeh Barbosa Zezeh Barbosa ... Josilene
Leonardo Vieira Leonardo Vieira ... Ceará
Cosme dos Santos Cosme dos Santos ... Valdir
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
João Acaiabe João Acaiabe ... Union leader
Patrick Alencar Patrick Alencar ... Gabriel
Alejandro Bedoti Alejandro Bedoti ... Man with case in Rondônia
Simone Boers Simone Boers ... Adoption clinic nurse
Roberto Bomtempo Roberto Bomtempo ... Osvaldo, Josilene's boyfriend
Gero Camilo Gero Camilo ... Bus driver
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Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

September 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chronically Unfeasible See more »

Filming Locations:

Bom Futuro, Rondônia, Brazil See more »

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1.33 : 1
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An unfeasible country ?
19 June 2000 | by dbonisSee all my reviews

This movie is a cruel satire of the Brazilian middle-class. Is shows how distant are the rich from the poor in this country, and how this situation generates violence and hypocrisy. There's no subtlety - just the reality as it really is, making one consider a final surrender to cynicism. Worth watching and thinking about.


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