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Mango Yellow (2002)

Amarelo Manga (original title)
TV-MA | | Drama | 15 August 2003 (Brazil)
Short stories revolving around a bar and a hotel in Recife, unveil a mosaic of exotic characters living in the Brazilian underground.

Director:

Cláudio Assis

Writer:

Hilton Lacerda
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Cast

Credited cast:
Matheus Nachtergaele Matheus Nachtergaele ... Dunga
Jonas Bloch ... Isaac
Leona Cavalli ... Lígia
Dira Paes ... Kika
Chico Díaz ... Wellinton Kanibal
Magdale Alves Magdale Alves ... Dayse
Conceição Camaroti Conceição Camaroti ... Aurora
Jones Melo Jones Melo ... Padre
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
José Sebastião da Silva José Sebastião da Silva ... Coconut Water Seller
Taveira Júnior Taveira Júnior ... Taxi Driver
Everaldo Pontes Everaldo Pontes ... Bianor
Cosme Soares Cosme Soares
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Storyline

In a poor neighborhood in Recife, the lives of exotic and bizarre characters entwine in a bar and in a very low-budget hotel. The queer Dunga works in the hotel and has a crush on the butcher Wellington that is married with the religious Kika and has an affair with his mistress Dayse. The sick necrophiliac Isaac owns a yellow Mercedes Benz and wants to have sex with Lígia that owns of Bar Avenida. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Raw and realistic
3 January 2021 | by denistomazSee all my reviews

This film is a raw and realistic portrait of humble people of Recife, their fight for survival and loving desire. Fotography is impressive, cause almost every scene the color of its title is present.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Brazil]

Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

15 August 2003 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Amarillo mango See more »

Filming Locations:

Olinda, Pernambuco, Brazil See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Festivalissimo Montreal)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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