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Bossa Nova (2000)  link to Bossa Nova on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 158

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IMDb Rating:
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6.5/10 (1572 votes)

Country: Portuguese, 95 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Portuguese

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy, Romance

Director(s): Bruno Barreto

Cast: Amy Irving (as Mary Ann Simpson), Giovanna Antonelli (as Sharon), Stephen Tobolowsky (as Trevor), Antônio Fagundes (as Pedro Paulo), Alexandre Borges (as Acácio)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English, Spanish, Portuguese

Plot Outline: Rio lawyer Pedro Paulo is recently separated from his travel agent wife Tania. His office has taken on an energetic new intern, Sharon. Pedro Paulo is working on a divorce case - his own father's... Mary Ann is an English language teacher living in Rio. Her friend Nadine has been having an Internet romance with Gary, a SoHo artist. Nadine decides to visit Gary in New York; she books her flight through Tania... Soccer star Acacio is going to play for a team in England. He has been taking private lessons with Mary Ann. Is he reading too much into the word "private"? Pedro Paulo catches a glimpse of Mary Ann and decides he should study English again... Acacio needs some legal help with his new contract. He goes to Pedro Paulo's office, but the only one in is Sharon...

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Apr 26, 2017