About

Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.

7.5
19
Directed by

Raúl Ruiz

Written by

Camilo Castelo Branco (Novel)
Carlos Saboga (Screenplay)

Runtime

272 minutes

Country

France, Portugal

Language

Portuguese

Tagline

An Epic Life He Could Only Imagine

Cast

Keywords

priest infidelity jealousy school based on novel or book love triangle 19th century battle lisbon memory young boy catholic flashback

Lists

#162 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?