The best Henrique Viana’s movies

Henrique Viana

Henrique Viana

29/06/1936- 04/07/2007
Today we present the best Henrique Viana’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 Henrique Viana’s movies.
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Captains of April

Captains of April
7.1/10
  • Genre: DramaHistory
  • Release: 21/04/2000
  • Character: Brigadeiro Moura
Story of the 1974 coup that overthrew the right-wing Portuguese dictatorship--which continued the fascist policies of long-time dictator Antonio Salazar--and of two young army captains who were involved in it.

Doomed Love

Doomed Love
7.4/10
  • Genre: DramaRomance
  • Release: 25/11/1979
  • Character: Tadeu Albuquerque
A story about doomed love between two people from different worlds and the impact in their lives.

Goodbye Princess

Goodbye Princess
6.2/10
  • Genre: DramaMystery
  • Release: 01/05/1992
  • Character: Cmdt. Larguinho
Mitó lives in a small village and is the son of the local Comunist Party leader, she is 18 years-old and is about to graduate from the high-school she must attend at Beja - the nearest town. News that she killed her German boyfriend, at 4 a.m. on a desert road, do not excite much the editor of a Lisbon newspaper. He sends in a tyro reporter, Joaquim Peixoto, just in case. The young man, already considered hopless in his profession, will uncover more than a sex scandal to be used for political purposes. Written by Artemis-9

Balada da Praia dos Cães

Balada da Praia dos Cães
6.4/10
  • Genre: CrimeDrama
  • Release: 12/03/1987
  • Character: Otero
In Portugal, in the 60s, the corpse of a man appears on Dog's Beach. The corpse is identified as the major Dantas, a man wanted by authorities after his escape from a military prison where he was awaiting trial for insurrection.

Recollections of the Yellow House

Recollections of the Yellow House
7.3/10
  • Genre: ComedyDrama
  • Release: 12/10/1989
  • Character: Police Chief
Lisbon, 1989. A middle-aged poor man, tormented by an illness, lives in a cheap room in a family boarding house, in the old section of the city's waterfront.

No Trace of Sin

No Trace of Sin
6.4/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 11/02/1983
  • Character: Tenente Rebordao
A young man from a high-bourgeois family, Henrique receives mysterious phone calls from a woman at the barracks where he is serving in the military, which attracts him to meetings without consequences.

Eternidade

Eternidade
2.6/10
  • Release: 05/03/1992

O Lampião da Estrela

O Lampião da Estrela
6.3/10
When a football agent acquires the rights of two young Mozambican players, he tries to transfer them to Benfica, his favorite club.

Julgamento

Julgamento
6.2/10
In 1970, a man is tortured and murdered by the regime's secret police. Now nearly 40 years later, his friend, who had also been tortured, recognizes the man he deems responsible for the murder of his friend. Along with three old friends and the victim's daughter, they kidnap the man and take him to an isolated house. Once there, the concepts of justice and revenge begin to mix dangerously in a private trial with irreversible consequences.

O Outro Teatro ou As Coisas Pertencem a Quem as Torna Melhores

O Outro Teatro ou As Coisas Pertencem a Quem as Torna Melhores
O Outro Teatro proposes a look at the independent theater manifestations that came in the wake of the pioneering gestures of Teatro Experimental do Porto.

Blood

Blood
7.3/10
  • Genre: DramaMystery
  • Release: 07/12/1989
  • Character: 1st creditor
Vicente, seventeen, lives with brother Nino, ten-years-old, and his ailing father in a derelict house on the outskirts of the capital. They don't seem to remember their mother, and are very much attached to their father, despite his temper, and his frequent absences from home. One day, the father leaves for good, and Vicente and Nino swear to cover it up. It's their secret. Clara, the primary school assistant, is fascinatingly beautiful, and secretive, and (may be) she knows it aswel. There are other secrets, though: the origin of the money that appears at Vicente's house; the relationship between Vicente's well-to-do uncle and his girlfriend; the relationship between the four people who once played the cards together, and now can't stand each other.

Portugal S.A.

Portugal S.A.
6.1/10
  • Genre: DramaThriller
  • Release: 16/01/2004
  • Character: Alexandre Boaventura
The story of the CEO of a recently privatized company.

A Falha

A Falha
4.8/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 24/10/2002
Twenty-five years after leaving school, a group of former students decide to organise a reunion. But, contrary to expectations, these "old boys" realise that time has accentuated their differences. The atmosphere is tense, the conversation taut and the old grudges resurface in no time.

Women

Women
6.5/10
Five women, all in their forties, try to find out what's important for them in life.

Hard Times

Hard Times
6.9/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 29/08/1988
  • Character: José Grandela
A film adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel "Hard Times" set in a Portuguese industrial town of the 1980s.

O Rapaz do Trapézio Voador

O Rapaz do Trapézio Voador
6.5/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 12/09/2003
  • Character: Mário
One bad thing never comes alone, says the people. The village Estrela is threatened by the waters of the new Alqueva dam. It will become an "island". But, as one bad thing never comes alone, the daily lives of the inhabitants of this small mountain village are changed by the death of Adriano. "In order to create, I destroyed myself; I have so much externalized within myself that within me I exist only outwardly. I am the living scene where various actors perform various plays." (from Livro do Desassossego by Fernando Pessoa), as Adriano liked to quote Adriano. He committed suicide on the day of the village feast, hanging himself in the main square. For Adriano, the main square of the village has long been the center of the world. Adriano felt surrounded, depressed, unable to escape his destiny. "No one can stop a man who travels with suicide on his lapel" Adriano repeated to Lisete, always to the point of exhaustion.

Amor e Dedinhos de Pé

Amor e Dedinhos de Pé
6.5/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 15/01/1993
  • Character: Timoteo
Macau 1897. Life is easy for Portuguese settlers. Young reveler Francisco Frontaria is deemed as irresponsible for all his partying and boozing. Shunned and exiled for crossing a line by insulting the daughter of a prominent family, he finds himself penniless and vagrant.

A Portuguese Farewell

A Portuguese Farewell
6.2/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Release: 16/04/1986
  • Character: Editor
In Africa, during the colonial war, a patrol is lost in the bush and a soldier dies in operation. Twelve years later, in Portugal, the soldier family meets in peace.

Antes a Sorte Que Tal Morte

Antes a Sorte Que Tal Morte
  • Release: 17/09/1981
Luís - ex-student in Lisbon and ex-combatant in Africa - finds, after returning, Maria, secretary who has a relationship with António. He lives in a palace with his children, two old aunts and a Dominican friar, a former missionary.

Nuvem

Nuvem
6.5/10
Tomás is a young teenager who fights for the leadership of a small marginal group. One night, in the world that he cannot control, his fallout leads to the death of one of the group's members. Laura, the possible witness to the crime, becomes a threat.

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