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Just Like Our Parents (2017)

Como Nossos Pais (original title)
When Rosa's mother makes a surprising disclosure to her one day, Rosa decides to break out of her usual obligations. In so doing she discovers that life holds many surprises in store for her.

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Laís Bodanzky
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Cast overview:
Maria Ribeiro Maria Ribeiro ... Rosa
Clarisse Abujamra Clarisse Abujamra ... Clarice
Paulo Vilhena Paulo Vilhena ... Dado
Felipe Rocha Felipe Rocha ... Pedro
Sophia Valverde Sophia Valverde ... Nara
Annalara Prates Annalara Prates ... Juliana
Jorge Mautner Jorge Mautner ... Homero
Herson Capri ... Roberto Nathan
Cazé Cazé ... Cacau (as Cazé Pecini)
Antonia Baudouin Antonia Baudouin ... Caru
Gabrielle Lopez Gabrielle Lopez ... Alessandra
Gilda Nomacce Gilda Nomacce ... Didi
Miguel Cseh Miguel Cseh ... Deco (filho de Cacau)
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When Rosa's mother makes a surprising disclosure to her one day, Rosa decides to break out of her usual obligations. In so doing she discovers that life holds many surprises in store for her.

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Maria Ribeiro (Rosa) appeared with Paulo Vilhena (Dado) in Entre Nós (2013). See more »

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Como Nossos Pais
Written by Belchior
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Like our ancestors
26 August 2018 | by aleskanderSee all my reviews

Nice story with a not very complicated, but effective camera planning and mise en scene, the plot is OK and the story line flows. The plot point is just in the beginning of this story.


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Portuguese

Release Date:

31 August 2017 (Brazil) See more »

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