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2 Filhos de Francisco: A História de Zezé di Camargo & Luciano (2005)

The story of Francisco, a very simple and poor man whose dream was to see his children become country music stars, and who made all the efforts to make it happen.

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Breno Silveira
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ângelo Antônio Ângelo Antônio ... Francisco José de Camargo
Dira Paes ... Helena Siqueira de Camargo
Márcio Kieling Márcio Kieling ... Mirosmar / Zezé Di Camargo
Thiago Mendonça Thiago Mendonça ... Welson / Luciano Camargo
Paloma Duarte ... Zilu
Dablio Moreira Dablio Moreira ... Young Mirosmar / Zezé Di Camargo
Marcos Henrique Marcos Henrique ... Emival
Natália Lage Natália Lage ... Cleide
Wigor Lima Wigor Lima ... Young Welson / Luciano Camargo
Zezé di Camargo Zezé di Camargo ... Himself
Luciano Camargo Luciano Camargo ... Himself (as Luciano)
Jackson Antunes Jackson Antunes ... Zé do Fole
José Dumont José Dumont ... Miranda
Lima Duarte Lima Duarte ... Benedito
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Emanoel Camargo Emanoel Camargo ... Himself
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Storyline

The story of Francisco, a very simple and poor man whose dream was to see his children become country music stars, and who made all the efforts to make it happen.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

19 August 2005 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Two Sons of Francisco See more »

Filming Locations:

Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil See more »

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Budget:

BRL 5,900,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,673,327 (Brazil), 19 August 2005, Limited Release
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Trivia

Largest audience for a Brazilian movie in Brazil since Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976). See more »

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When Welson is arriving in São Paulo (in the 1980s), a Mercedes Sprinter van (released in the late 1990s) is visible through a rear-view mirror. See more »

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Written by José Eduardo Morais and Nasr Chaul
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Good for the fans
27 November 2005 | by news-87See all my reviews

I've heard a lot about this movie. It's good as cinema, with a beautiful photography, good art direction and fair script and rhythm. There are funny and sad moments. But I can't see this movie as a Oscar-winner, or even as representative of a great Brazilian production. It's great for the fans of the singers; I can imagine them crying all the time... I'm sorry, but it doesn't go farther than a good soap opera, or an Indian Bollywood hit.

Any Brazilian movie with good budget is pointed as a Oscar-winner. It happens every year. Come on, let's face it: this movie is good, but not good enough.


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