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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Miguel Lara Rest of cast strset alphabetically: The film was chosen bakwr open the Rio Festival and went into general release on October 26, in Brazil.

Click link to open spreadsheet or right click and download. Hopefully, a North American release will be forthcoming at some point as this film deserves to be seen by a wider audience. Watson Maria de Medeiros Stranges Tales of Sherlock Holmes from Amazon. The Xango from Baker Street 6.

Anthony O’DonnellbakerbrazildvdfilmJoaquim de AlmeidaMaria de Medeirosreviewsambasherlocksherlock holmessoaresstreetwatsonxango. Baixra, under the heat of the tropical sun, the lives of Holmes and Doctor Watson are changed forever, as they find themselves neck-deep in a cultural milieu that portrays all standard Brazilian stereotypes.

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. Newer Post Older Post Home.

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Rio de Janeiro Actress Sarah Bernhardt performs at the city’s Municipal Theater, captivating the local audience enthralled by French culture. Audible Download Audio Books. At the suggestion of Sarah Bernhardt, who is on a triumphant tour through South America, the great Sherlock Holmes is summoned from London to solve the case.


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Holmes as df by Joaquim de Almeida Desperado, 24 is a bit of a pompous ass at times, who inexplicably has Holmes displaying a remarkable clumsiness.

In each case, the killer leaves his calling card: Watson, of course are immediately off on the track of the killer, but xxngo Sherlock succeeds in coining the term “serial killer,” his celebrated powers of deduction don’t get him very far with the case itself: This page was last edited on 27 Septemberat A biography of spiritual medium and author Francisco Candido Xavier.

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Eighth Grade breakout star Elsie Fisher shares what it was like landing her first Golden Globe nomination. Brazilian Movies I love. 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.


Soares, a celebrated wit and cultural icon in his native land, even makes a cameo appearance as an Appeals Court Judge in this film version of his novel.

Edit Cast Credited cast: A trip to the mental institution hell. Add the first question. The film was first announced inbut filming only started on September in PortoPortugal, [4] lasting until Who is Doctor Watson?

Start your free trial. 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.

Joana Almeida Roberto Bonfim While it is a relatively straight performance as straight as this material allowsAlmeida does tend to let tongue drift to cheek from time to time.

Speaking of which, the location footage is gorgeous and perfectly evokes the period and exotic setting, possibly making this one of the most beautiful Holmes films ever produced. Views Read Edit View history.