How to Console Widows
Como Consolar Viuvas
Brazilian title Como Consolar Viuvas
Directed by José Mojica Marins
(as J. Avelar)
Produced by Augusto de Cervantes
Georgina Duarte
Written by Georgina Duarte
Starring Walter Portela
Vic Barone
Music by Solon Curvelo
Cinematography Giorgio Attili
Editing Roberto Leme
Genre Sexploitation
Release date 1976
Country Brazil
Length 97 min
Language Portuguese
Preceded by
Followed by

How to Console Widows (1976) (original title: Como Consolar Viuvas) is a Brazilian sex-comedy film directed José Mojica Marins under the J. Avelar pseudonym[1].


A bankrupt playboy makes a plan to obtain money. He reads in the news about the death of three wealthy married rich men who die in a a plane crash. Disguising himself as the ghost of their husbands, that night he visits the three widows. Scared, they not only give him money, but also consent to having sex with him.

When the three women become pregnant, the father hires a priest to exorcise the little ghosts from them.


  • Vic Barone
  • Zélia Diniz
  • Vosmarline Siqueira
  • Lourênia Machado
  • Walter Portela
  • Vick Militello
  • Chaguinha
  • João Paulo Ramalho
  • Helena Samara
  • René Mauro
  • José Carvalho
  • David Húngaro



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  1. Como Consolar Viuvas IMDb profile. Retrieved 2-18-2010

External linksEdit

  The films of José Mojica Marins

At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul  •  A Praga  •   Adventurer's Fate  •  Awakening of the Beast  •  Embodiment of Evil  •  End of Man  •  Hellish Flesh
Hallucinations of a Deranged Mind  •  Fifth Dimension of Sex  •  D'Gajao Kills to Avenge  •  Demons and Wonders  •  Dr. Frank in the Fetish Clinic
Fatal Hours  •   God's Sentence  •  How to Console Widows  •  My Destiny in Your Hands  •  Perversion  •  The Virgin and the Macho Man
The Strange World of Coffin Joe  •  The Woman Who Made Doves Fly  •   The Prophet of Hunger  •  The Devil of Old Town  •   Strange Hostel of Pleasures
The Bloody Exorcism of Coffin Joe  •  The Marble Goddess  •  The Hour of Fear  •   This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse  •  Trilogy of Terror
Sex and Blood in the Trail of the Treasure  •  Women of the Violent Sex  •  When the Gods Fall Asleep

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