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The Thorn and the Rose 

O Cravo e a Rosa (original title)
A short tempered, feminist rich woman notable for her aversion to marriage and her aggressive behavior gradually falls in love for a rough and lowly farmer.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Adriana Esteves ...  Catarina Batista 221 episodes, 2000-2001
Eduardo Moscovis ...  Julião Petruchio 221 episodes, 2000-2001
Suely Franco Suely Franco ...  Mimosa Gomes da Costa 221 episodes, 2000-2001
Leandra Leal Leandra Leal ...  Bianca Batista 221 episodes, 2000-2001
Luís Melo Luís Melo ...  Nicanor Batista 221 episodes, 2000-2001
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A short tempered, feminist rich woman notable for her aversion to marriage and her aggressive behavior gradually falls in love for a rough and lowly farmer.

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sexism | rich poor | farm | feminism | 1920s | See All (9) »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

Brazil

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Portuguese

Release Date:

2000 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

El clavel y la rosa See more »

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(221 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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The costume design was in charge of Beth Filipecki. More than six hundred pieces were specially made for the filming, and the rest was reused from the vast collection of costumes belonging to TV Globo. The total has reached a thousand pieces, among which stand out 200 ladies hats, 120 men's hats and 140 pairs of shoes. See more »

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Version of Ukroshcheniye stroptivoy (1973) See more »

Soundtracks

Quem Toma Conta de Mim (Someone To Watch Over Me)
Written by Ira Gershwin and George Gershwin and Carlos Rennó
Performed by Paula Toller
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Doubtless, one of the best brazilian soap operas ever made
22 August 2003 | by lessinkiSee all my reviews

"O Cravo e a Rosa" (The Thorn and the Rose) became one of the best soap operas ever made in a very short time. Record between 2000-2001, this "novela" was one of the bests. Adriana Esteves was marvelous as Catarina, like the whole cast were in their respectives. As Ney Latorraca said (the actor who played Cornélio Valente): "it was the right work in the right time. There was no particular success. The whole cast shined." And he didn't knew how he'd be right.


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