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Abraham's Valley (1993)  link to Abraham's Valley on IMDb  

Number: 120

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IMDb Rating:
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7.5/10 (914 votes)

Country: Portuguese, 187 minutes

Spoken Languages: Portuguese

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Manoel de Oliveira

Cast: Leonor Silveira (as Ema Cardeano Paiva), Cécile Sanz de Alba (as Ema, young), Luís Miguel Cintra (as Carlo Paiva), Ruy de Carvalho (as Paulino Cardeano), Luís Lima Barreto (as Pedro Luminares)

Medium: VHS tape,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: Ema is a very attractive but innocent girl, so pretty that cars crash in her presence. Young marries Dr. Carlo Paiva, who she is not attracted to, but is her father's friend. They move to the Valley of Abraham. Carlo loves her, but decides to sleep in a separate room, to avoid waking Ema when he has to return late at night. With time she begins to feel unhappy about her marriage so, with all the freedom she has, she takes a lover.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Apr 26, 2017