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|Starring||Marília Pêra, Fernando Ramos da Silva|
|Supporting actors||Gilberto Moura, Edilson Lino, Zenildo Oliveira Santos, Claudio Bernardo, Israel Feres David, Jose Nilson Martin Dos Santos, Marília Pêra, Jardel Filho, Rubens de Falco, Elke Maravilha, Tony Tornado, Beatriz Segall, João José Pompeo, Rubens Rollo, Emilio Fontana, Luiz Serra, Ariclê Perez, Joe Kantor|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Rental rights||7-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
People may not realize this, but he really is what is key to the success of the film.
Such a statement really makes one think about the fact that we don't want our kids watching a movie about the kind of life that young Pixote was forced to live.
This is perhaps one of the most accurate depictions of life on the streets for millions of homeless, and parentless, children around the world.
A superb movie depicting what street kids in Brazil go through to survive. I wonder who the real criminals are, where the police are brutal towards the kids, and the cover ups they... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Martin Mayhew
I really enjoyed this movie which showed the exploitation of children of Brasil.
I hope they follow it up with a present day version.
Catch a glimpse of this kid's world. Very gritty, very real.
Not sure what age I will let my kids see this movie. Read more
Film as video good. Could have added the post film life-history information on Pixote (postscript) as the original video did.Published 4 months ago by William E Fell-Holden
An excellent film showing the plight of the homeless especially when the homeless involves children, and to survive some of them like Pixote had to resort to criminal acts. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Carl
From what I have heard this movie is a fairly realistic account of what life is like for homeless children in Brazil. Read morePublished 8 months ago by John Black
Saw this film when it first came out at the theatre years ago... it's still as attention grabbing now today..Published 11 months ago by Reginald McCowan
In South America, it is a tragic fact of life, minor boys are growing up in abject poverty. Furthermore, because of the respective legal system, Adults exploit minors because of... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Gary W. Phelps
PIXOTE is one of the best films about life and juvenile delincuency in Brazil directed by Hector Babenco who also made KISS OF THE SPIDERWOMAN, an award winner in English with... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Ronald Schwartz