By Alice King
Updated October 06, 2000 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Bossa Nova

type
  • Movie
genre

In Bossa Nova, the kind of movie which could easily have costarred Doris Day and a gray-templed Rock Hudson, Irving plays a widowed expat who teaches English to hot-blooded Brazilians — including silver-fox lawyer Fagundes. Romance follows, but the romantic farce suggested by the wacky secondary characters never catches its rhythm. C-

Bossa Nova

type
  • Movie
genre
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 95 minutes
director
  • Bruno Barreto

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