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Emilio Santiago: Bossa Nova


Recalling late period films from [[Performer~P114620~Francois Truffaut~françoistruffaut]] and American 1930s screwball comedies, [[Performer~P80789~Bruno Barreto~brunobarreto]] directs this elegant romantic comedy set in Brazil. Mary Ann Simpson ([[Performer~P34559~Amy Irving~amyirving]]) is a middle-aged American widow teaching English in Rio de Janeiro. Since her pilot husband died two years previously, Mary Ann has more or less dispensed with any ideas of a second chance at love. When one of her...more

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