Machado de Assis in Film
0 0 5.41. Capitu (1968)
1 0 6.52. Voyage to the End of the World (1968)
3 6 5.73. Azyllo Muito Louco (1970)
0 0 04. Um homem Célebre (1974)
Adaptation of the eponymous tale about the love that develops between Mota and pianist Pestana.
- Based on the eponymous tale, the book Various stories by Machado de Assis.
0 0 6.55. A Cartomante (1974)
0 0 06. Confissões de Uma Viúva Moça (1976)
0 0 07. Que Estranha Forma de Amar (1977)
A young soldier returns from the Paraguayan War and falls in love with Iaiá Garcia, stepdaughter of his former love.
- Based on the novel Iaiá Garcia, Machado de Assis.
4 7.3 5.78. Brás Cubas (1985)
Irreverent adaptation of great writer Machado de Assis's masterpiece "Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas" ("Brás Cubas's Posthumous Memories"). A dead man tells about his love life and adventures, specially his affair with Virgília, a dubious married woman.
- Based on the novel The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas by Machado de Assis.
0 0 5.99. Quincas Borba (1987)
- Based on a book by Machado de Assis (1839-1908) and adapted to the present time. After the death of the philosopher Quincas Borba, his friend and disciple Rubiao inherits all he possessed: his fortune, his dog, his philosophy and the germ of his madness. Rubiao's passion for Sofia, a friend's wife, places him at the center of a game in which she is the main piece while he is the only one who ignores the rules. The story of a dreamer and delirious man facing a reality to which he is not prepared.
0 0 6.210. A Causa Secreta (1994)
Theater director asks his actors for a research on human cruelty and misery in Brazil, while trying to raise funds for his next production, a play based on a story by Machado de Assis, "A Causa Secreta" (The Secret Cause). The troupe oblige and go around town witnessing long lines in National Health Services, inhuman conditions in public hospitals and poor people being constantly humiliated. They find people are becoming indifferent to human suffering.
57 6 6.911. Posthumous Memories (2001)
45 5 5.712. Dom (2003)
22 4.7 5.213. A Cartomante (2004)
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