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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

Credited cast:
Maria Ribeiro Maria Ribeiro ... Rosa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Clarisse Abujamra Clarisse Abujamra ... Clarice
Antonia Baudouin Antonia Baudouin ... Caru
Herson Capri ... Roberto Nathan
Cazé Cazé ... José Carlos
Gabrielle Lopez Gabrielle Lopez ... Alessandra
Jorge Mautner Jorge Mautner ... Homero
Gilda Nomacce Gilda Nomacce ... Didi
Annalara Prates Annalara Prates ... Juliana
Felipe Rocha Felipe Rocha ... Pedro
Sophia Valverde Sophia Valverde ... Nara
Paulo Vilhena Paulo Vilhena ... Dado
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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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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

31 August 2017 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Comme nos parents See more »

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$782,431
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1.85 : 1
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The song performed by Clarice on the piano is Como Nossos Pais, composed by brazilian Singer Belchior. See more »

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Como Nossos Pais
Written by Belchior
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Rejecting the liquid modernity
19 March 2018 | by val-sophSee all my reviews

A struggle between family values and the ultra-modern society.


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