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how i can modify comments form, my theme just call:

<?php comment_form(); ?> 
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Do you mean modifying its text or behavior? The function is very extensive and customizable. It both accepts extensive set of parameters and has a lot of hooks.

For starters see:

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thanks, looking a way to change behavior. – greenbandit Feb 18 '11 at 19:59
This post has a lot of good info ottopress.com/2010/wordpress-3-0-theme-tip-the-comment-form – Carson Feb 18 '11 at 21:56

Can you be more specific regarding what behavior you want to change? The answer will be specific to your needed modification.

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I wrote a very in depth tutorial at Pro Blog Design.com that covers this topic.

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