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Casamento de Romeu e Julieta, O

Alternative title
Romeo and Juliet Get Married
Synopsis
Feature film romantic comedy based on Romeo and Juliet where the star-crossed lovers’ barrier to love is their allegiance to competing soccer teams. Successful lawyer and sports fanatic Alfredo (Gustavo), is the chairman of Sao Paolo’s real-life Palmeiras football club. One day, when Palmeiras plays arch-rival Corinthians, his daughter (Piovani) meets and falls in love with ophthalmologist Romeo (Ricca), who manages the Corinthians’ team. Realising the only way to win Juliet’s heart is to pretend to be a Palmeiras fan, the comedy revolves around Romeo trying to keep their relationship a secret.
Language
Portuguese (Brazil)
Country
Brazil
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2005
Duration
90 mins

Credits

Director
Bruno Barreto
Producer
Paula Barretto
Cinematographer
Adriano Goldman
Screenplay
Jandira Martini; Marcos Caruso
Music
Guto Graca Mello
Art Direction
Cassio Amarante
Cast
Marco RiccaRomeu (Romeo)
Luana PiovaniJuliet (Juliet)
Luiz GustavoAlfredo Baragatti (Capulet)

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Teen movie

Notes

Notes
Portuguese dialogue ; optional subtitles in Portuguese, English, and Spanish.
General
Adapted from a story by Mario Prata.

Online Availability

Online URL
www.ocasamentoderomeuejulieta.com.br

Production Company

Name

Filmes de Equador

Name

Globo Films

Distributor

Name

Bueno Vista International

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

Online Retailer

Name

www.dvdbrazil.com

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