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1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
The line between reality and fantasy blurs for a photographer (Ricardo Trepa) when a dead bride appears to come to life through his camera lens.

Cast: Ricardo Trepa , Pilar López de Ayala , Leonor Silveira , Luís Miguel Cintra , Ana Maria Magalhães , Isabel Ruth , Filipe Vargas , Paulo Matos

Director: Manoel de Oliveira

Genres: Drama, Fantasy

Distributor: Cinema Guild

The Strange Case of Angelica (2010)

Release Date: December 29th, 2010|1 hr. 37 min.

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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    A captivating mix of formality, ambiguity and offbeat humor. On the surface a simple fable, it's actually much more. show more

  • 88
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    "Angélica" feels most like the film that argues Oliveira is this close to the beyond without ever bothering to knock first at death's door. show more

  • 50
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    An uneven but intriguing piece of whimsy that veers from powerfully symbolic cinematography into self parody. show more

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