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It's and friends Juliano and Joaquim leave Rio de Janeiro in search of their dream of striking it rich. Like thousands of Ivan Canabrava is a writer, turned insurance ivestigator who investigates mysterious deaths involving Bufo Marinus.
Bufo Marinus is a frog poison causing catalepsy in humans, simulating death, enabling grand insurance fraud and other crimes. Ten years later, now as a successful writer, similar characters possibly using Bufo Marinus reappear and create an intricate plot full of surprises. Written by GMeleJr. Buffo e Spallanzani is not a typical movie It's a fantastic story with an interesting theme and a great cast. First of all,we can't forget that the movie was based in one of my favorite novel ,conceived by Rubem Fonseca.
The book which is called by the same name of the movie has a wonderfull message and you learn so many things with it! The plot is well developed and it mix violence,sex and a certain humor tha t has on the novel. Now the inspector Guedes has to investigate Gustavo's life and the other suspects. We watch the life of Gustavo in most part of the movie not Guedes' investigations. Then we follow to the past of Gustavo Flavio who used to work in a insurance health company as a detective whose dutty was to attest that their cliets were really dead!
But he discovers that somebody cheatted them. Actually there is a frog named Buffo marinus which free a liquid that in the humans has the effect of catalepsy you sleep for two days and there isn't a single sign of life in you so somebody use this method to win the money of the insurance company. I won't tell the rest because there are a lot of mistery behind everything and turnabout in the story.
It's a pleasure to enter in Rubem Fonseca's world. The ending is the best part don't lose! Sign In. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Full Cast and Crew. Release Dates. Official Sites. Company Credits. Technical Specs. Plot Summary. Plot Keywords. Parents Guide. External Sites. User Reviews. User Ratings. External Reviews. Metacritic Reviews. Photo Gallery. Trailers and Videos. Crazy Credits. Alternate Versions. Rate This. Ivan Canabrava is a detective in a Pan-American insurance company and is investigating the case of a landowner who dies shortly after taking out a 1 million dollar insurance policy.
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Bufo & Spallanzani
Pic, alas, finally leaves the impression of a great deal of work expended in the service of insufficient payoff. By Robert Koehler. Pic, alas, finally leaves the impression of a great deal of work expended in the service of insufficient payoff: Stripped of its novelistic references, various scientific obscurities and a truly puzzling character transformation, director Flavio R. Related Stories. Minolta Isabel Gueron — that he had been having an affair with Delfina, and that he suspects Eugenio killed her. In a year flashback, Mayer plays a mediocre insurance investigator named Ivan Canabrava who moonlights as a writer.
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