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How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman (1971)  link to How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman on IMDb  

Number: Pink 10

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IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (659 votes)

Country: Portuguese, 84 minutes

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Comedy, Adventure

Director(s): Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Cast: Arduíno Colassanti (as The Frenchman), Ana Maria Magalhães (as Seboipepe), Eduardo Imbassahy Filho (as Cunhambebe), Manfredo Colassanti (as The tradesman), José Kléber (as Ipiraguaçu)

Medium: VHS tape,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: In 1594 in Brazil, the Tupinambás Indians are friends of the Frenches and their enemies are the Tupiniquins, friends of the Portugueses. A Frenchman (Arduíno Colassanti) is captured by the Tupinambás, and in spite of his trial to convince them that he is French, they believe he is Portuguese. The Frenchman becomes their slave, and maritally lives with Seboipepe (Ana Maria Magalhães). *Contains Spoilers* Later, he uses powder in the cannons that the Portuguese left behind to defeat the Tupiniquins in a battle. In order to celebrate the victory, the Indians decide to eat him.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Apr 26, 2017