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A Teia de Gelo (2012)

Jorge, an ambitious young computer worker, diverts a large amount of money from the company where he works for his personal account. When his boss discovers threatens to kill him, if he does not receive the money back.

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Nicolau Breyner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Diogo Morgado ... Jorge
Margarida Marinho ... Verónica
Paula Lobo Antunes ... Madalena
Elisa Lisboa Elisa Lisboa ... Mariana
Nuno Melo Nuno Melo ... Hugo
Patrícia Tavares ... Estela
Sandra Cóias Sandra Cóias ... Carla
Sara Salgado ... Ana
Victor Gonçalves ... Yuri
Pedro Giestas Pedro Giestas ... Pepe
Nicolau Breyner Nicolau Breyner ... Mandante
José Eduardo José Eduardo ... Chefe da Portecção Civil
António Aldeia ... Condutor Carrinha
Luís Dias Luís Dias ... Bombeiro
Rui Guerra Rui Guerra
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Jorge, an ambitious young computer worker, diverts a large amount of money from the company where he works for his personal account. When his boss discovers threatens to kill him, if he does not receive the money back.

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Country:

Portugal

Language:

Portuguese | English

Release Date:

3 May 2012 (Portugal) See more »

Filming Locations:

São Tomé e Príncipe See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Cinemate, Cinepalco See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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For the second time in a row I felt disappointed!
26 April 2013 | by mario_cSee all my reviews

Two times in a row! The second time I watch a movie directed by Nicolau Breyner expecting to see a nice film, the second time I get a big disappointment! The first one was CONTRATO and now A TEIA DE GELO. Everyone knows the major qualities of Nicolau Breyner as an actor and also as a TV director, and it was this last feature, his large curriculum directing TV programs, that made take for sure that his movies could not be bad… The second time I feel so wrong about this…

If CONTRATO was terrible this last movie is not better, maybe just a little bit in production, because all the rest is awful. The main idea of the plot is not that bad (it was this main idea together with the trailer - which is very well done, in opposition to the movie (!!) - that motivated me to watch this film by the way…) but all the plot's disclosures are terrible. Besides the plot is full of holes and disconnected traces which end in a pseudo surprising conclusion which just bury this film even more! Yes, it doesn't start too well but it ends even worse!

The acting is not good either, especially on the secondary roles. The screenplay is terrible too. It has so many cheesy lines that out of context it could seem as taken from a spoof movie (like that popular Portuguese expression that must not have a similar in English but would be translated to something like this: "He went away to buy cigarettes and never came back"!! From this point you can see the quality of this screenplay!!). About the soundtrack I just do a simple question: What is Adele doing here??

Well, after watch the trailer I went to this movie expecting to see a nice suspense thriller (made in Portuguese standards of course, but a good one) but I just got this, a movie which I don't even know how to define… Suspense? Thriller? Where are they? I didn't see them… For the second time in a row it's a 2/10!


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