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Orfeu (1999)  link to Orfeu on IMDb  

Number: Pink 25

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IMDb Rating:
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6.1/10 (727 votes)

Country: Portuguese, 110 minutes

Spoken Languages: Portuguese

Genre(s): Drama, Music, Crime, Romance

Director(s): Carlos Diegues

Cast: Murilo Benício (as Lucinho), Milton Gonçalves (as Inácio), Toni Garrido (as Orfeu), Patrícia França (as Eurídice), Zezé Motta (as Conceição)

Medium: VHS tape,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: In a dangerous but human Rio de Janiro's slum, rises the love affair between Orfeu, a famous composer, and Eurídice, a simple but pretty brunette, provoking jealousy and violence in times of carnival. A kind of Brazilian Romeo and Juliet, full of samba.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Apr 26, 2017