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Meu Tio Matou um Cara (2004)

Boy tries to help his uncle, guilty of a murder case, to prove his innocence. He thinks the uncle has confessed the crime as a cover-up for his girlfriend, who was the wife of the dead man.... See full summary »

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Jorge Furtado

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Jorge Furtado (screenplay), Guel Arraes (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Darlan Cunha Darlan Cunha ... Duca
Sophia Reis Sophia Reis ... Isa
Lázaro Ramos ... Éder
Deborah Secco ... Soraia
Dira Paes ... Cléia
Ailton Graça ... Laerte (as Aílton Graça)
Renan Augusto Renan Augusto ... Kid (as Renan Gioelli)
Júlio Andrade ... Detetive
Sérgio Lulkin Sérgio Lulkin ... Rogério
Suelen de Sá Suelen de Sá ... Ana Paula (as Suellen Sá)
Janaína Kremer Motta Janaína Kremer Motta ... Secretária (as Janaína Kramer)
Álvaro Rosa Costa Álvaro Rosa Costa ... Porteiro
Artur Pinto Artur Pinto ... Guarda (as Arthur Pinto)
Roberto Sá Roberto Sá ... Fábio
Lisa Becker Lisa Becker ... Mulher no Carro
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Storyline

Boy tries to help his uncle, guilty of a murder case, to prove his innocence. He thinks the uncle has confessed the crime as a cover-up for his girlfriend, who was the wife of the dead man. So he starts a private investigation, with the help of his own friends, also involving the girl he loves. Written by lukejoplin@infolink.com.br

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Adventure | Comedy

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

31 December 2004 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Mi tío mató a un tipo See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Amongst the pirate CDs Duca buys are 'Oasis''s "(What's the Story)Morning Glory?", Legião Urbana "Como Se Diz Eu Te Amo" and a unnamed Bob Marley album. See more »

Connections

Features The Graduate (1967) See more »

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É Tudo no Meu Nome
Written by Rappin' Hood
Performed by Rappin' Hood
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Unnecessary sexuality and a shallow story
9 September 2005 | by jonathansimoesSee all my reviews

Brasil is worldwide famous for soap-operas, and inside the country its a passion. I believe this movie follows a soap-opera style, with a boring story and free semi-nudes scenes from the gorgeous Deborah Secco. I say free cause they got nothing to do with the movie, they are totally out of context. The teen movie approach was not very well announced and I happened to watch it with wrong idea, thinking that it were a movie based on feelings, good script and nice acting, like the Brazilian movie industry is very well based on. It isn't a bad movie, it's just not quite good to theaters...a TV series would be enough. And we're also used to very good movies from Brasil these days, which helped to decrease my feelings for Meu tio matou um Cara.


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