The best Ângelo Torres’s movies

Ângelo Torres

Ângelo Torres

14/04/1968 (56 años)
Today we present the best Ângelo Torres’s movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen … and that you love! Let’s go there with the best Ângelo Torres’s movies.
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The Last Bath

The Last Bath
6.1/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 31/10/2020
  • Character: Edgar
A nun is called upon to adopt her 15-year-old nephew, and as a consequence religious, familial and sensual love become entangled.

Volpone

Volpone
7/10
  • Genre: ComedyDrama
  • Release: 01/12/2004
  • Character: Castrato
A version of Ben Johnson's play: A Venetian swindler goes from town to town pretending to be a dying millionaire in order to attract (and dispose of) greedy "friends".

Xavier

Xavier
6.9/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 01/01/1991
  • Character: Worker
Xavier returns to Lisbon after a military stint, determined to lead a meaningful life, only to find his world closing in on him.

Foreign Land

Foreign Land
7.4/10
After the death of his mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to her native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger.

Caminhos Magnétykos

Caminhos Magnétykos
4.8/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 27/10/2018
  • Character: João Lobo
During a night of humiliation, Raymond lives an inner revolt and a kaleidoscopic journey in a country that is about to collapse.

Damned Summer

Damned Summer
5.2/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 21/08/2017
  • Character: Xamã
Idling afternoons, drugs, heartbreaks, psychedelic moods immersed in music. An adrenaline rush. Lisbon as the backdrop for a drifting youth.

Estrada de Palha

Estrada de Palha
6/10
This is the story of a man who after living over ten years isolated away from his country, returns to avenge His brother's death. Inspired by the writings of David Henry Thoreau, he is translating 'Civil Disobedience' into Portuguese. The action is set between 1908 and 1910, between the assassination of the Portuguese King and Prince and the creation of the Portuguese Republic, an era where anarchists who fight against the monarchy often cross the path of burglars. On a country where corruption is set, the state representatives try to rob, arrest and kill innocents. The main character faces the tyranny of the state and tries to save the rest of his family. But this is a country where nothing changes.

My Voice

My Voice
6.4/10
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release: 26/06/2002
  • Character: Yano
Vita, a young and beautiful African woman learns that finding love and happiness need not come at the sacrifice of one's identity.

Light Traps

Light Traps
5.4/10
Mário was involved in a terrorist attack in Africa. Everyone thinks it was an accident but Mário knows it wasn’t. Now, hiden in Alentejo, he knows that sooner or later " they" will find him, yet he does not want to flee with a new identity until he finds his lover Alice. "They" find him and he has to escape with the help of Matilde. A fascinating woman who will now give him shelter and pretends to help him find Alice. Time is running out for Mário and Alice.

O Fim da Inocência

O Fim da Inocência
5.3/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 30/11/2017
  • Character: Mário
Inês is a teenager from a wealthy family. However, after classes, he participates in risky sexual games, compulsively uses the internet and attends the nightlife of Lisbon, entering a spiral of total destruction.

Gabriel

Gabriel
6/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 21/03/2019
  • Character: Valdo
A young cape-verdean fighter will have to enter a dangerous boxing match to try to save his father.

Nayola

Nayola
7/10
Angola. Three generations of women: Lelena (the grandmother), Nayola (the daughter) and Luana (the granddaughter) deeply plagued by civil war. The imagination of an orphan girl reinvents her mother as a heroin on the sheets of a journal, where memories and masks, utopias and cruelties, reality and magic emerge, mesh together and fall apart. A suspended love, a fearless quest on a military landscape, a lacerating regret, an initiatory journey. In the end, a tragic reunion during peacetime, in a country undergoing a true metamorphosis, pregnant with hope.

A Noiva

A Noiva
5.5/10
A portuguese officer, supposedly dead in a mine explosion, is captured by the african guerrilla in Guiné (former portuguese colony) while his beloved wife Laura remain inconsolable in Portugal trying to believe that Jorge is still alive. Meanwhile an old Laura friend, a lieutenant, tries to convince Laura that Jorge is dead. Eduardo has always been a secret Laura lover. The romance between them is however darkened with the phantom shadow of Jorge hanging over them..

A Ilha dos Cães

A Ilha dos Cães
5.6/10
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Release: 18/01/2016
  • Character: Pera D'Aço
Two Angola, the colonial and the contemporary, spaced 60 years, share the curse of a mysterious island. In the past, the epicenter of the tragedy is an evil fortress, tomb of revolutionaries deported from the mainland. In the present, the building of a luxurious resort awakens the relentless jaw of justice. Soon after, workmen lacerated dead bodies, begin to appear. The horror spreads rapidly. Pedro Mbala is sent to the island to solve the problem. His target is a pack of stray dogs.

O Último Condenado à Morte

O Último Condenado à Morte
6.3/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 28/05/2009
  • Character: Baltazar
The story about the last man to be sentenced to death in Portugal.

A Pedra

A Pedra
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 29/07/2016
  • Character: Doctor
A young girl, traveling in the south of Angola, meets a retired doctor who deals with the memories of war and its perpetual waste. An adaptation of the short tale "The Dragonfly", by Ondjaki.

The Murmuring Coast

The Murmuring Coast
6.4/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 10/09/2004
  • Character: hotel clerk
During the war of in-dependency Evita moves from Lisbon to Mozambique to marry Luís. She slowly discovers how different and disturbing life is in a country of war and when her husband is send on a military mission she starts to fight loneliness. Over time she finds out more about her husband and Mozambique than she would have imagined in her peaceful European home. Racism, violence, injustice and fatalism make life unbearable...

A Ilha dos Escravos

A Ilha dos Escravos
6.1/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 08/05/2008
  • Character: João
After a violent civil war, D. Miguel, the last Portuguese absolutist king, is defeated by the liberals, led by his brother D. Pedro. In 1834 D. Miguel left for exile. His supporters don't give up on returning him to the throne. Willing to do anything they even try to use the slaves of the colonies. A mysterious emissary is sent to Cape Verde to prepare an uprising. But other reasons were behind his visit to the archipelago ....

Estrangement

Estrangement
6.5/10
When an actor assists to the premiere of the experimental B-movie he stars in, film blends with real life, turning it into an actual thriller.

Fantasmas do Império

Fantasmas do Império
7/10
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release: 28/08/2020
  • Character: Self
Ariel de Bigault's work has been connected to the routes of the Lusophone World. In Fantasmas do Império we are guided by the saotomean actor Angelo Torres through some works of the Portuguese cinema that explored its colonial past. Some directors as Fernando Matos Silva, João Botelho or Margarida Cardoso help to understand imperialism, colonialism, and propaganda seen through the "family album" which is the Portuguese cinematic collective imaginary.

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