Mysteries of Lisbon | 2011

Drama, Adaptation
Joao is the illegitimate child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy were forbidden to marry. To learn the truth about his parentage, Joao goes on a quest through Portugal, Spain, France ...more

Cast

... Father Dinis

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... Angela de Lima

Actor

... Alberto de Magalhaes

Actor

... Elisa de Montfort

Actor

... Pedro da Silva-adult

Actor

... Lea Seydoux

Actor

... Ernesto Lacroze

Actor

... Visconde Armagnac

Actor

Company

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Synopsis

Spanning three decades in the 19th century and plunging into a whirlwind of adventures, coincidences, revelations, vengeance, betrayals and love affairs, wrapped in a rhapsodic voyage that takes us to Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, and as far as Brazil. Evoking the complex intertwined narratives of Charles Dickens, the film's central character is Joao, the illegitimate child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy who were forbidden to marry, and follows Joao's quest to discover the truth of his parentage.

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