Joaquim de Almeida

Biography: Born on March 15, 1957 in Lisbon, Portugal he has the Astrological sign of Pisces.
Joaquim de Almeida left Portugal when he was 18 years old, because he wanted to pursue art studies, and the Lisbon Conservatory was closed for a while, after the 1974 democratic revolution. Lived in Vienna, Austria, working in various jobs including gardening.
Joaquim has appeared in more than forty internationally acclaimed films, and has worked extensively in Europe, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and the United States in films and countless stage productions. Won best actor award in the Cairo film festival for his performance in Retrato de Família (1992) ("Family Portrait"). Became known to the world with performance in movies such as, Good Morning, Babylon (1987), The Honorary Consul (1983) (aka "Beyond the Limit") and The Soldier (1982). He also worked in several New York City Shakespeare productions, such as, "Blood Wedding", "What Would Jeanne Moreau Do", in the "wpa Theatre" and
Born on March 15, 1957 in Lisbon, Portugal he has the Astrological sign of Pisces.
Joaquim de Almeida left Portugal when he was 18 years old, because he wanted to pursue art studies, and the Lisbon Conservatory was closed for a while, after the 1974 democratic revolution. Lived in Vienna, Austria, working in various jobs including gardening.

Joaquim has appeared in more than forty internationally acclaimed films, and has worked extensively in Europe, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and the United States in films and countless stage productions.

Won best actor award in the Cairo film festival for his performance in Retrato de Família (1992) ("Family Portrait"). Became known to the world with performance in movies such as, Good Morning, Babylon (1987), The Honorary Consul (1983) (aka "Beyond the Limit") and The Soldier (1982). He also worked in several New York City Shakespeare productions, such as, "Blood Wedding", "What Would Jeanne Moreau Do", in the "wpa Theatre" and "The Count of Mount Cristo".

In 1998 he won the Portuguese Golden Globe for the 1997 movie Tentação ( which translates temptation).
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Joaquim de Almeida's Scores

Average career score: 44
Highest Metascore: 74 Clear and Present Danger
Lowest Metascore: 9 Atlas Shrugged III: Who Is John Galt?
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 12
  2. Negative: 5 out of 12
12 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
57 The Art of Amália Dec 8, 2000 Narrator (Portuguese Version) 10
55 Desperado Aug 25, 1995 Bucho 8.8
74 Clear and Present Danger Aug 3, 1994 Col. Felix Cortez 8.6
45 The Burning Plain Sep 18, 2009 Nick 7.6
66 Fast Five Apr 29, 2011 Hernan Reyes 7.4
64 Che Dec 12, 2008 President René Barrientos 7.1
49 Behind Enemy Lines Nov 30, 2001 Admiral Piquet 6.2
24 One Man's Hero Sep 24, 1999 Cortina 5.5
38 On the Run Sep 15, 2000 Ignácio 5.4
26 The Life: What's Your Pleasure? Dec 17, 2004 Pierre 5.0
23 The Celestine Prophecy Apr 21, 2006 Father Sanchez 4.4
9 Atlas Shrugged III: Who Is John Galt? Sep 12, 2014 Francisco D'Anconia 3.0