O xangô de Baker Street: Romance (Portuguese Edition) [Jô Soares] on Amazon. com. Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App. With Joaquim de Almeida, Anthony O’Donnell, Maria de Medeiros, Letícia Sabatella. Rio de Janeiro, Actress Sarah Bernhardt performs at the city’s. Jô Soares’ Portuguese language pastiche O Xangô de Baker Street ( released in English as A Samba for Sherlock in ) has now been.

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Set in Rio de Janeiro inthis comedy-thriller begins with the theft of a Stradivarius violin that has been presented by His Majesty the Emperor of Brazil to one of his more delectable mistresses–a harmless crime in itself but one that mystifies the authorities and far more important embarrasses the Emperor.

Retrieved April 30, Edit Cast Credited cast: A romantic comedy in which a year old man is abandoned by his wife and falls in love with his neighbor, a perfect, ideal woman. But by the time he arrives, events have taken a turn for the worse, as a series of grisly murders shocks the city–the victims all beautiful young women. Yes No Report this. The actress suggests to the monarch to hire her friend, the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmesto solve the case.

Posted by Charles Prepolec at Do you know a greater challenge for an actress? Sure Holmes still exhibits some bizarre behaviour after being introduced to cannabis by his new lady-love, suffers from explosive digestive issues and engages in more than one sexually charged encounter, but it all has a light nudge-nudge-wink-wink feel in the hands of director Miguel Faria Jr.


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Who is Doctor Watson? The city is at her feet, and even the Emperor Pedro II comes to pay his respects. You must have multi-region capability to play this disc! The Xango from Baker Street While most Sherlockians myself included have firmly placed the book on their least favorite pastiche list I am being kind in that descriptionthe film, while still remarkably faithful to the novel, is a surprisingly fun romp placing Holmes on the trail of a serial killer a phrase that Holmes coins in the film in Rio de Janeiro.

The city is at her feet, and even the From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Sherlock Holmes Anthony O’Donnell Five years before the events in the television series take place, Rui and Vani meet and fall in love on the day of their respective wedding ceremonies – to different people, in the same church.

Cast in the key role of Sherlock Holmes is Portuguese actor Joaquim de Almeida possibly best known to North American audiences for his portrayal of the villain ‘Bucho’ in the Antonio Banderas vehicle Desperado. The Xango from Baker Street 6. Subsequently, a brutal murder shocks the city, and leaves the police superintendent Mello Pimenta: Screen adaptations of Sherlock Holmes. I’m not trying to swing things my way, but Porto seemed altogheter more convincing than Rio as a XIXth century scenario for Holmes adventures.


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Originally reviewed by Charles Prepolec in etreet. The film was first announced inbut filming only started on September in PortoPortugal, [4] lasting until Barman Candido Damm Thalma de Freitas A Samba for Sherlock Theatrical release poster.

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The actress suggests he hire her friend, the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmes, to solve the case. The DVD is loaded with extras like interviews and behind the scenes sequences, but unfortunately these are not subtitled and only available with the Portuguese language track. Miguel Lara Rest of cast listed alphabetically: If you thought Sherlock: The history of Brazil’s southern occupation and the Anna Terra descendants.

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Four Days in September Archived from the original on May 2, Maiquel has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. Brazilian Movies I love.