The film tells the adventures of friends João Grilo, a poor man a liar, and Chicó, the most cowardly of men. Both struggle for daily bread in the Northeast of Brazil and crossing for ... See full summary »
In the 1970s, in the small town of Pitombas, in Brazil, Francisgleydisson owns a movie theater, where he shows classic movies, like Casablanca. But the survival of his business is threatened, by the arrival of the TV signal in the city.
Rio de Janeiro, 1886. Actress Sarah Bernhardt performs at the city's Municipal Theater, captivating the local audience enthralled by French culture. The city is at her feet, and even the ... See full summary »
Miguel Faria Jr.
Joaquim de Almeida,
Maria de Medeiros
Caco Antibes (Miguel Falabella) and his wife Magda (Marisa Orth) lived in a luxury mansion in the Jardins, in São Paulo, until the IRS discovered bankruptcies in Caco's personal accounts ... See full summary »
The plot is dictated by the law of return and the belief that one day justice reaches everyone. Sooner or later life will take care of giving the change, and everything one does one day turns against oneself.