A spectacular rise and a hard fall. So it can be resumed the life of Simonal. Phenomenon of popularity in the 1960s, Simonal saw his meteoric career fall apart when he was accused of collaborating with the dictatorship.
Can the romance between a sophisticated medical student and a run-of-the-mill high schooler work out? Alice Braga and Gabriel Leone bring to life a couple that must overcome their ... See full summary »
Hebe Camargo is established as one of the most emblematic presenters of Brazilian television. Her career underwent a number of changes over the years, but it was during the 1980s, during Brazil's transition from dictatorship to democracy, that Hebe, at age 60, made an important decision. The presenter came to control her own career and, regardless of chauvinistic criticism, her jealous husband and powerful bosses, revealed herself to the audience as an extraordinary woman, capable of overcoming any personal or professional crisis.
The film uses real jewelry from Hebe Camargo's collection. The value was so high, no insurance company wanted to cover them. The producers couldn't afford to make fake ones nor to hire hundreds of bodyguards to protect the jewels, so they got away with it by making it seem like they were actually fake. See more »