City of God directed by Fernando Meirelles, Katia Lund
Plot Outline - Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.
Cast: Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino, Phellipe Haagensen, Douglas Silva, Jonathan Haagensen, Matheus Nachtergaele, Seu Jorge, Jefechander Suplino, Alice Braga, Emerson Gomes, Edson Oliveira, Michel de Souza, Roberta Rodrigues, Luis Otavio, Mauricio Marques
Plot Keywords: Good Versus Evil, Gang Violence, Multiple Story Line, Urban Drama, 1980s, Urban Violence, Disturbing, Death, Gun, Murder, Police, Poverty, Violence, 1960s, 1970s (see more)
Plot Keywords: Good Versus Evil, Gang Violence, Multiple Story Line, Urban Drama, 1980s, Urban Violence, Disturbing, Death, Gun, Murder, Police, Poverty, Violence, 1960s, 1970s, Adultery, Ankle Injury, Arms Dealer, Arrest, Auto Theft, Bakery, Bank Robbery, Beach, Bicycle, Brothel, Brother Brother Relationship, Bus, Cannabis, Car Accident, Chapter Headings, Chicken, Child Murder, Cocaine, Crime Boss, Dancing, Domestic Violence, Drug Dealing, Female Nudity, Flashback Sequence, Freeze Frame, Gang War, Gay Slur, Gun Store, Informant, Juvenile Delinquent, Loss Of Virginity, Male Nudity, Mass Murder, Mob Violence, Name Change, Narration, Newspaper, Nightclub, Nonlinear Timeline, Organized Crime, Paperboy, Party, Photographer, Police Chase, Police Corruption, Premarital Sex, Racial Slur, Rape, Revenge, Rio De Janeiro Brazil, Robbery, Sex, Shootout, Shoplifting, Slum, Soccer Ball, Split Screen, Street Gang, Street Vendor, Strobe Effect, Supermarket, Swimming, Television News, Transit Worker, Child Killing Child, Scene During End Credits, Camera, Journalism, Journalist, Photo Journalism, Tragedy, Brazil, Fish, Soccer, Banana, Anal Sex, Virgin, Bloody Body Of Child, Blood, Death Of Brother, Forest, Gang Warfare, Gang, Gas, Job, Killer Child, Kite, Molotov Cocktail, Motel, Photography, Pistol, Pusher, Talisman, Uxoricide, Armed Child, Child Uses Gun, Child With Gun, City Of God, Psychopath, Bus Stop, Career Criminal, Conductor, Male Virgin, Motorcycle, Police Car, Shot In The Back, Shot In The Foot, Dead Child, Interracial Relationship, Oral Sex, Blood Splatter, Bloody Violence, Interracial Sex, Shot In The Chest, Shot In The Face, Shot In The Forehead, Shot In The Head, Shot To Death, Crime Drama, Neo Noir, Torture, Crime Epic, Drug Addiction, Drug Addict, Narcissism, Rise And Fall, Black Comedy, Coming Of Age, Critically Acclaimed, Growing Up, Machismo, Pain, Profanity, Prostitution, Sexuality, Sociopath, Death Of Father, Based On Novel, Based On True Story, Title Spoken By Character (see less)
Lower City directed by Sergio Machado
Plot Outline - Lifelong friends Deco and Naldinho, who own a small steaming boat in Bahia, meet strip-dancer Karinna. Both men fall for her and their friendship is deeply shattered.
Cast: Lazaro Ramos, Wagner Moura, Alice Braga, Jose Dumont, Tinho Bahia, Harildo Deda, Fernanda de Freitas, Luis Olho de Gato, Andrea Elia, Felipe Ferreira, Nonato Freire, Fernando Fulco, Carolina Kahro Ribeiro, Agnaldo Lopes, Ricardo Luedy
Plot Keywords: Prostitute, Sex, Pregnant, Nudity, Pharmacy, Love Triangle, Knife, Cockfighting, Gun, Boxing, Boat, Blood, Drug, Best Friend
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Journey to the End of the Night directed by Eric Eason
Plot Outline - The tale of a son and his father separately plotting to escape the desolation of their lives in the lurid underworld of Brazil's sex industry...
Cast: Brendan Fraser, Mos Def, Scott Glenn, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Matheus Nachtergaele, Alice Braga, Gilson Adalberto Gomes, Milhem Cortaz, Luke Denis Nolan, Antonio Pinto, Vadin Nikitin, Ana Paula Demambro, Ana Pereira, Cristina Sverzuti, Karen Bellini
Plot Keywords: Brazil
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