Manual for Love Stories (Como Fazer Um Filme de Amor) 17 years old

Laura and Alan fall in love, but have to deal with the strange death of Alan's wife and with a rival, Lilith, who wants to break their relationship. At the same time, a narrator gives lessons on how to make a love story movie, exposing all clichés on that kind of film.


Manual for Love Stories Cast

Name Character
André Abujamra He was 38, now 56 years old as Alfred
Denise Fraga She was 38, now 56 years old as Laura
Cássio Gabus Mendes He was 42, now 60 years old as Alan
Paulo José He was 66, now 84 years old as Narrator
Marisa Orth She was 40, now 58 years old as Lilith
Ana Lúcia Torre She was 58, now 76 years old as Mãe de Laura
José Rubens Chachá He was 49, now 67 years old as Atendente no Banco/ Garçom/Motorista de Táxi
Maria Manoella She was 25, now 43 years old as Modelo

Manual for Love Stories Crew

Name Department
Luiz Moura as Writer. He was 52 (now 69) years old Writing
José Roberto Torero as Director. He was 40 (now 58) years old Directing
José Roberto Torero as Writer. He was 40 (now 58) years old Writing
Manual for Love Stories (17 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, January 01, 2004
  • Runtime: 90 minutes