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O Pagador de Promessas (Keeper of Promises) (The Given Word) (The Promise)

O Pagador de Promessas (Keeper of Promises) (The Given Word) (The Promise) (1962)

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Release Date: Jan 1, 1962 Wide

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Carrying a political and social punch, this drama about biases and misunderstanding by Brazilian director Anselmo Duarte starts with a simple premise. A peasant farmer makes a vow to carry a cross into the local church if his injured donkey is cured. Sure enough, the miracle happens, and the man gives away his land and sets out with a heavy wooden cross to walk the ten miles to his church. But once there, he is locked out -- it is past closing time. While he and his wife wait for the church to

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Critica à sociedade, e a falta de respeito as crenças religiosas e costumes sociais. Ganhador da Palma de Ouro de 1962
May 7, 2011
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