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Somos Tão Jovens (2013)

The life of Renato Manfredini Júnior, Brazilian musician, from his first involvement with music, to his years in the punk rock band Aborto Alétrico, to the formation of Legião Urbana, in the rock scene of 70's/80's Brasilia.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Thiago Mendonça ... Renato Russo
Laila Zaid ... Ana Cláudia
Bruno Torres ... Fê Lemos
Daniel Passi ... Flávio Lemos
... D. Carminha
Marcos Breda ... Dr. Renato
... Carmem Teresa
Conrado Godoy ... Marcelo Bonfá
Nicolau Villa-Lobos ... Dado Villa-Lobos
Sérgio Dalcin ... Petrus
Olívia Torres ... Gabi
Ibsen Perucci ... Dinho Ouro Preto
Nathália Limaverde ... Helena
André de Carvalho ... Tony
Kotoe Karasawa ... Suzy
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The life of Renato Manfredini Júnior, Brazilian musician, from his first involvement with music, to his years in the punk rock band Aborto Alétrico, to the formation of Legião Urbana, in the rock scene of 70's/80's Brasilia.

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3 May 2013 (Brazil)  »

Also Known As:

Мы так молоды  »

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BRL 6,400,000 (estimated)
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Laila Zaid's first role in a biographical film depicting an MPB performer in a row of two years, followed by Tim Maia (2014). See more »

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Que País é Esse
Written by Renato Russo
Performed by Thiago Mendonça
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If far from a master piece, a piece of history
9 May 2013 | by See all my reviews

Somos tão Jovens is far from being a great movie in terms of script and direction, but it pictures well a good, unknown frame of one of the most important icons of Brazilian Rock music. Renato Russo gave voice to young people at the end of a dictatorial regime and also inspired following generations with his poesy in form of music. It was great to remember the genius and register the time line of his amazing music repertoire. An evident strength of the movie is the soundtrack, which spreads well the Legiao Urbana songs throughout the whole film, making you feel in actual concerts. The movie does make a good job in terms of entertainment and I strongly recommend Legiao Urbana fans to watch it. It's a nice, nostalgic time travel.


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