100 Essential Brazilian Films

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1.
Limite (1931)
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Three people sail aimlessly while remembering their past. (114 mins.)
Director: Mario Peixoto
 
2.
Cangaceiro (1953)
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Brazilian movie inspired by American westerns (but losing none of its cultural integrity) about Cangaceiro... (105 mins.)
Director: Lima Barreto
 
3.
Rio Zona Norte (1957)
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A talented songwriter of sambas is forced to face the social injustices of the city around him. (90 mins.)
 
4.
Mandacaru Vermelho (1962)
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Despite being promised to another man, a young orphaned woman falls in love with man working at the farm she lives in , and together they escape. According tradition in Northeast Brazil, her aunt goes after them, in order to kill them for revenge. (78 mins.)
 
5.
Assault on the Pay Train (1962)
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Film about the true events in Rio de Janeiro, in 1960, when a gang having the infamous outlaw Tião Medonho as a leader performed a sensational railroad hold-up on a train carrying a small fortune. (102 mins.)
Director: Roberto Farias
 
6.
Barravento (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In the State of Bahia, Brazil, an educated black man returns to his home fishing village to try and free people from mysticism... (78 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
7.
The Unscrupulous Ones (1962)
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This film captures the criminal behavior of two young Copacabana thugs (the "cafajestes"). The two plan a blackmail coup against a rich old man... (100 mins.)
Director: Ruy Guerra
 
8.
The Given Word (1962)
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A simple yet devout Christian makes a vow to Saint Barbara after she saves his donkey, but everyone he meets seems determined to misunderstand his intentions. Will he be able to keep his promise in the end? (98 mins.)
Director: Anselmo Duarte
 
9.
Barren Lives (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A poor family in the Northeast of Brazil (Fabiano, the father; Sinhá Vitória, the mother; their 2 children... (103 mins.)
 
10.
Black God, White Devil (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Fictionalized account of the adventures of hired gunman Antonio das Mortes, set against the real life last days of rural banditism... (120 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
11.
That World and Mine (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The film follows two men living in a Rio de Janeiro slum: a black shoe-shiner and a white mill worker. (79 mins.)
Director: Sérgio Ricardo
 
12.
The Guns (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In an extremely poor region in the Northeast of Brazil, a group of soldiers try to stop the population from sacking a food deposit. (80 mins.)
Director: Ruy Guerra
 
13.
Men and Women (1964)
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Two friends take two prostitutes for a night of pleasure. But the night turns out to be frustrating for all involved... (93 mins.)
 
14.
The Kiss (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Architect sees his own life crumble when, after being run down, a dying man asks for a last wish: a French kiss... (78 mins.)
 
15.
The Dare (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Passively facing the repression imposed by military dictatorship in Brazil in the 60s, a journalist gets into a personal crisis... (81 mins.)
 
16.
The Deceased (1965)
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Woman who is obsessed with death wants a first-class burial for herself, and even buys a luxury coffin beforehand. (90 mins.)
Director: Leon Hirszman
 
17.
The Hour and Turn of Augusto Matraga (1965)
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Augusto Matraga is a violent agressive farmer who after being betrayed by his wife and trapped by several enemies is bitten up and left for dead... (109 mins.)
Director: Roberto Santos
 
18.
São Paulo, Sociedade Anônima (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man lives in conflict as he deals with his friends and love interests against the backdrop of São Paulo. (107 mins.)
 
19.
The Priest and the Girl (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In a small town in Minas Gerais, the arrival of a young priest causes a commotion in the conservative atmosphere of the place... (90 mins.)
 
20.
The Margin (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
About people who live by the margins or Rio Tietê, in São Paulo, Brazil. (96 mins.)
 
22.
Entranced Earth (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Eldorado, a fictitious country in Latin America, is sparkling with the internal struggle for political power... (111 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
23.
Todas as Mulheres do Mundo (1966)
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Womanizer suddenly finds a woman who makes him change the way he looks at women. He falls in love, and believes she is in fact all women in one... (86 mins.)
 
25.
The Amorous Ones (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young man in his early 30's ponders the state of his life while dealing with three women - his sister, his new girlfriend and his lover. (100 mins.)
 
26.
The Red Light Bandit (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of a famous Brazilian criminal, called The Red Light Bandit because he always used a red flashlight to break in the houses during the night. Working alone, he also used to rape his female victims. (92 mins.)
 
27.
Edu, Coração de Ouro (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Love adventures of a young man living in Rio de Janeiro, in the '60s, refusing to accept the establishment. (85 mins.)
 
28.
Hunger for Love (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Alfredo, a former revolutionary who is blind, deaf and mute, and his hedonistic wife are visited in their seaside house by another couple... (73 mins.)
 
29.
Voyage to the End of the World (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
During a flight, passengers confront their aspirations, frustrations, fears, wishes and fears, mixing up reality and fiction. (90 mins.)
Director: Fernando Campos
 
30.
The Angel Was Born (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Urtiga and Santamaria are two mean, sadistic and cold blood killers. Santamaria claims that he has seen an angel... (90 mins.)
Director: Júlio Bressane
 
31.
Antonio das Mortes (1969)
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Period piece about a Brazil that is no more. This movie is the sequel to "God and the Devil in the Land of the Sun" (Deus e o diabo na terra do sol)... (100 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
32.
Macunaima (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Our story begins with Macunaima's miraculous birth to an old woman in a tiny jungle settlement. Born full grown... (110 mins.)
 
33.
Killed the Family and Went to the Movies (1969)
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There are many concurrent plots in this film. The main one being the one in which a desperate guy kills... (78 mins.)
Director: Júlio Bressane
 
34.
The Woman of Everyone (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Ângela Carne e Osso (Angela Meat and Bone), a young nymphomaniac, lives surrounded by delinquents, and exerts intense allure on them, dominating them all with her erotic power. (93 mins.)
 
35.
Cleo e Daniel (1970)
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A young and sensitive couple's impossible love affair. (98 mins.)
Director: Roberto Freire
 
36.
A Grande Cidade ou As Aventuras e Desventuras de Luzia e Seus 3 Amigos Chegados de Longe (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Luzia comes from the backwoods of Northeast Brazil to Rio de Janeiro, in search of her fiancé. But soon she'll find out he has turned into a dangerous criminal and is being looked after by the police. (80 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
37.
A Herança (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Transposition of the classical play "Hamlet" to the Brazilian rural scenery. Farmer's son returns home after his father's death and can't stand the thought of his mother marrying his uncle. (90 mins.)
 
38.
The Inheritors (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An allegory about Brazil's history and the struggle for power since the 1930 Revolution until the advent of the TV. (110 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
39.
Jardim de Guerra (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Edson is having an affair with actress Maria do Rosário, who dreams of being a movie director. So he tries to get some easy money for her film, but is arrested and meets a police torturer instead. (100 mins.)
 
40.
Sem Essa, Aranha (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Banker, acting as an international front, lives dangerously among a blonde, a brunette and a dark woman, his lover. (102 mins.)
 
41.
The Prophet of Hunger (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The story of a fakir who works in a decadent circus. He and his colleagues do weirder numbers each day to attract audience... (93 mins.)
 
42.
Um Anjo Mau (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A poor and beautiful young woman living in the backwoods of the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, is protected by a peasant. (109 mins.)
Director: Roberto Santos
 
43.
Bang Bang (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The actor of a film being made lives without distinction his own personal reality and his character's fiction... (85 mins.)
Director: Andrea Tonacci
 
44.
The Fault (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Two brothers kill their father, helped by their sister's fiancé. (80 mins.)
 
45.
Dois Perdidos numa Noite Suja (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Two outcasts fight over a pair of shoes in a run-down boarding-house room. (80 mins.)
Director: Braz Chediak
 
46.
O País de São Saruê (1971 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Documentary about a region in Northeast Brazil, situated in an area subject to severe drought, and the evolution of its economic activities. (80 mins.)
 
47.
The Goddesses (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Psychiatrist lends her country house to patient, expecting she would repose. But she meets a neurotic former lover... (95 mins.)
 
48.
Os Inconfidentes (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A film version of the Minas Gerais Conspiracy, a separatist movement that took place on the year 1789, from its beginning to the execution of Tiradentes. (100 mins.)
 
49.
São Bernardo (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of Paulo Honório, a poor kid who becomes a rich farmer. Obsessed by his desire to get even richer, he doesn't pay much attention to his wife, Madalena, a teacher who reacts against his tyrannical ways. (113 mins.)
Director: Leon Hirszman
 
50.
All Nudity Shall Be Punished (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Rich, spoiled youngman encounters a prostitute, and gets confused about the nature of his feelings for her; he can't decide between attraction, and repulsion. (102 mins.)
Director: Arnaldo Jabor
 
51.
The Murdered House (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Newly wed arrives at her husband's family house, in the country. The heavy atmosphere of the house frightens her... (103 mins.)
 
52.
Memória de Helena (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Couple whose marriage is at stake delve into the past, with the help of a diary and some home movies. In these movies, Helena, the woman's suicidal friend, has an important role. (80 mins.)
Director: David Neves
 
53.
Razor in the Flesh (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A decadent hooker, her pimp and the bordello's gay cleaner fight over the gigolo's missing money, with the utmost mental cruelty. (90 mins.)
Director: Braz Chediak
 
54.
A Noite do Espantalho (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In the miserable Northeastern Brazil, a ruthless land Baron wants to throw a poor farming couple out of their property. (92 mins.)
Director: Sérgio Ricardo
 
55.
In the Mouth of the World (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
(100 mins.)
Director: Antonio Pitanga
 
56.
Bye Bye Brasil (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Caravana Rolidei rolls into town with the Gypsy Lord at the mike: he does magic tricks, the erotic Salomé dances... (100 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
57.
Sea of Roses (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Woman runs away having the company of her daughter, the ultimate brat, in a journey full of bizarre events. (99 mins.)
Director: Ana Carolina
 
58.
Os sete Gatinhos (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Noronha is a low middle-class civil servant who lives with his frustrated wife Gorda and their three elder daughters... (109 mins.)
 
59.
Bonitinha Mas Ordinária ou Otto Lara Rezende (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Rich man wants to pay one of his employees a lot of money in order he marries his daughter, who had been raped by five men. But something in the girl's story isn't quite right. (85 mins.)
Director: Braz Chediak
 
60.
O Homem que Virou Suco (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
São Paulo police mistakenly thinks a folk poet and singer is the same man who had stabbed his boss. (97 mins.)
 
61.
Pixote (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The life of a boy in the streets of Sao Paulo, involved with little crimes, prostitution, etc (128 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
 
62.
A Opção (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The saga of rural women who decide to leave the countryside and get into prostitution. Their miserable lives are marked by fortuitous meetings with truck drivers, pimps, thieves and lunatics. (87 mins.)
 
63.
Tudo Bem (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Middle-class family reform their apartment, and the noise, the contact with the workers and strange occurrences turn what was supposed to be a trivial matter into a trip to hell. (111 mins.)
Director: Arnaldo Jabôr
 
64.
Miniero Cabaret (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Adventurer travels by train through the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, meeting old and new lovers and remembers love-affairs of his youth. (75 mins.)
 
65.
Heart and Guts (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Financial and administrative problems in a religious school for girls force the Government to interfere... (100 mins.)
Director: Ana Carolina
 
66.
They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Union leader's son doesn't want to engage in a strike, because his wife is pregnant, thus disregarding his father's tradition of political activism. (120 mins.)
Director: Leon Hirszman
 
67.
Tabu (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The fictional encounter in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (in the 30s) between popular songwriter Lamartine Babo and inconoclast poet and playwright Oswald de Andrade. (79 mins.)
Director: Júlio Bressane
 
68.
Twenty Years Later (1984 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Eduardo Coutinho was filming a movie with the same name in the Northeast of Brazil, in 1964, when there came the military coup... (119 mins.)
 
69.
Filme Demência (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Transposition of the myth of Faust to modern Brazil. The heir to a bankrupt cigarette factory, amidst a personal crisis... (92 mins.)
 
70.
Hour of the Star (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Macabea has just moved to the big city after her aunt, who raised her, died. She gets a job as a typist... (96 mins.)
Director: Suzana Amaral
 
71.
SuperOutro (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Schizophrenic tramp performs outrageous acts in the streets of Salvador, and in the end tries to fulfill his ultimate dream: to fly over the city, as a superhero would. (46 mins.)
Director: Edgar Navarro
 
72.
Conterrâneos Velhos de Guerra (1991 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Documentary about the people who came from all over Brazil to work in the construction of the city of Brasília, their stories, and the abuse and humiliation they suffered in the process. (153 mins.)
 
73.
A Starry Sky (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dalva,a young hair dresser is leaving for Miami to receive a prize.Her journey is interrupted when her former boy friend Victor makes her a captive in the house. (70 mins.)
Director: Tata Amaral
 
74.
Foreign Land (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After the death of his mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to his mother's native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger. (110 mins.)
 
75.
Central Station (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew. (113 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
76.
Dois Córregos - Verdades Submersas no Tempo (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Young executive woman returns to small town of Dois Córregos and remembers the time, in the late 1960s, when she met her uncle there, a man who was running away from the military dictatorship ruling Brazil at the time. (112 mins.)
 
77.
Chronically Unfeasible (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses. (101 mins.)
Director: Sergio Bianchi
 
78.
Behind the Sun (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families. (105 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
79.
Brainstorm (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A trip to the mental institution hell. This odyssey is lived by Neto, a middle class teenager, who lives... (74 mins.)
Director: Laís Bodanzky
 
80.
To the Left of the Father (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Brazilian baroque. The young son that ran from his dominant family, descends into decadence and then returns to the nest... (163 mins.)
 
81.
Mango Yellow (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Short stories revolving around a bar and a hotel in Recife, unveil a mosaic of exotic characters living... (103 mins.)
Director: Cláudio Assis
 
82.
City of God (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. (130 mins.)
 
83.
The Trespasser (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two businessmen hire a hitman to kill their third partner and are then blackmailed by the hitman as he takes over their company. (97 mins.)
Director: Beto Brant
 
84.
Bus 174 (2002 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Documentary depicts what happened in Rio de Janeiro on June 12th 2000, when bus 174 was taken by an armed young man... (150 mins.)
 
85.
Carandiru (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Brazilian MD Drauzio Varella starts AIDS prevention in Brazil's largest prison, Carandiru, in São Paulo... (145 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
 
86.
The Man Who Copied (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
André, relatively poor, falls in love with Silvia, a neighbor whom he spies with a telescope. Falling more and more in love with her... (123 mins.)
Director: Jorge Furtado
 
87.
Born to Be Blind (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Three blind sisters, Regina, Maria and Conceição, earn their living by singing in front of churches, in Brazil... They tell their amazing stories, full of drama, heartache, rape, poverty, death and hope. (84 mins.)
 
88.
Vida de Menina (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The day-to-day life of a young girl in the town of Diamantina, Brazil, on the end of 19th Century, based on real life diaries. (101 mins.)
Director: Helena Solberg
 
89.
Entreatos (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director João Moreira Salles and a small crew followed Presidential candidate Luís Inácio Lula da Silva's campaign in meetings... (117 mins.)
 
90.
Estamira (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Documentary about Estamira, a 63-year-old woman who's been working for over 20 years at a landfill in Rio de Janeiro... (121 mins.)
Director: Marcos Prado
Stars: Estamira
 
91.
Prisoner of the Iron Bars (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Documentary about Carandiru Penitentiary, with scenes filmed by the prisoners themselves. (123 mins.)
 
92.
Lower City (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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. (98 mins.)
Director: Sérgio Machado
 
93.
Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A road movie about a German man who went to the North East of Brazil in the 1942 to sell Aspirin. (99 mins.)
Director: Marcelo Gomes
 
94.
Bog of Beasts (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A man falls in love with a teenage girl, who is exploited by her own grandfather, who sometimes takes her to a gas station to show her naked to whomever pays him some money. (80 mins.)
Director: Cláudio Assis
 
95.
Drained (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A pawn shop proprietor buys used goods from desperate locals--as much to play perverse power games as for his own livelihood, but when the perfect rump and a backed-up toilet enter his life, he loses all control. (112 mins.)
Director: Heitor Dhalia
 
96.
Estomago: A Gastronomic Story (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In the great restaurant of life, there are those who eat and those who get eaten. Raimundo Nonato finds an alternative way... (113 mins.)
Director: Marcos Jorge
 
97.
Meu Mundo em Perigo (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Elias sees its world threatened when its ex-woman, one recouped junkie, asks for the guard of its son... (92 mins.)
 
98.
Elite Squad (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
1997, Captain Nascimento has to find a substitute for his occupation while trying to take down drug dealers and criminals before the Pope comes to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (115 mins.)
Director: José Padilha
 
99.
If Nothing Else Works Out (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
2006. Léo (Cauã Reymond) is a freelance journalist covering events for newspaper outside São Paulo, the city where he lives... (120 mins.)
 
100.
Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After a prison riot, former-Captain Nascimento, now a high ranking security officer in Rio de Janeiro, is swept into a bloody political dispute that involves government officials and paramilitary groups. (115 mins.)
Director: José Padilha