Filmes Brasileiros

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A Grande Família: O Filme (2007)
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For forty years, the public functionary and family man Lineu and his beloved wife Nenê celebrate their... (104 mins.)
 
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The Invisible Woman (2009)
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A romantic comedy in which a 35-year old man is abandoned by his wife and falls in love with his neighbor, a perfect, ideal woman. The only problem: she doesn't exist! (105 mins.)
Director: Claudio Torres
 
3.
Behind the Sun (2001)
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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
“ Abril Despedaçado ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
4.
A Dog's Will (2000)
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The lively João Grilo and the sly Chicó are poor guys living in the hinterland who cheat a bunch of people in a small Northeast Brazil town... (104 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
“ Auto da Compadecida ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Caramuru: The Invention of Brazil (2001)
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Diogo Álvares, a Portuguese map illustrator, reaches the Brazilian coast, after his caravel sinks. He... (85 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
 
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Carandiru (2003)
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Brazilian MD Drauzio Varella starts AIDS prevention in Brazil's largest prison, Carandiru, in São Paulo... (145 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
 
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City of God (2002)
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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.)
“ Cidade de Deus ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Black God, White Devil (1964)
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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
“ Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Domésticas (2001)
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Five maids in São Paulo are observed in this episodic, impressionistic film. The women interact with each other... (85 mins.)
“ Domésticas ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Two Summers (2002)
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A coming of age dramatic comedy dealing with the effect that two "summers" have on the lives of several teenagers... (75 mins.)
Director: Jorge Furtado
“ Houve uma vez dois verões ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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To the Left of the Father (2001)
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Brazilian baroque. The young son that ran from his dominant family, descends into decadence and then returns to the nest... (163 mins.)
“ Lavoura Arcaica ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
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Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town... (106 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
“ Lisbela e o Prisioneiro ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
13.
Lula, the Son of Brazil (2009)
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The true story of a working class boy who moves to the nation's financial capital at a young age and becomes one the most influential politician in Brazil's history. (130 mins.)
“ Lula: O Filho do Brasil ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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The Well Beloved One (2010)
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Elected major of the small city of Sucupira, after unfortunate situation, Odorico (Marco Nanini) must open the city cemitery and face acusations of being corrupt, to end his term on good terms with the people (107 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
 
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Love for Sale (2006)
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In order to get funds, a young woman living in the Northeast of Brazil decides to raffle her own body. (90 mins.)
Director: Karim Ainouz
 
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Drained (2006)
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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
 
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The Man of the Year (2003)
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Maiquel has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw--all in 24 hours. (105 mins.)
“ O Homem do Ano ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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The Man Who Copied (2003)
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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
“ O Homem que Copiava ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
19.
The Xango from Baker Street (2001)
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Rio de Janeiro, 1886. Actress Sarah Bernhardt performs at the city's Municipal Theater, captivating the local audience enthralled by French culture... (124 mins.)
“ O Xango de Baker Street ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
20.
Artificial Paradises (2012)
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Two girlfriends visit a big Brazilian beach festival and decide to just let go. They enjoy the music, booze, drugs and on one steamy afternoon even each other. They also meet a young man and things can't be better. Can this paradise last? (96 mins.)
Director: Marcos Prado
 
21.
Basic Sanitation, the Movie (2007)
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A small community of descendants of Italian immigrants in the interior of the state of Rio Grande do Sul resorts to making a video to try to solve the problems of basic sanitation that plague their village. (112 mins.)
Director: Jorge Furtado
 
22.
Elite Squad (2007)
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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
“ Tropa de Elite ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
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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
“ Tropa de Elite 2 ” - ldeviveiros-393-200166
 
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VIPs (2010)
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The life of a real conman and one of the biggest frauds in Brazil. (95 mins.)
Director: Toniko Melo
 
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Blue Eyes (2009)
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Before his compulsory retirement, on his last day of work, Marshall, JFK airport's chief Immigration officer... (111 mins.)
Director: José Joffily
 
26.
My Name Ain't Johnny (2008)
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The true story of João Guilherme Estrella ("Johnny"), a young middle-class bon vivant who became a big-time cocaine dealer in Rio de Janeiro in the early 1990s. (124 mins.)
Director: Mauro Lima
 
27.
Men Are from Mars... And That's Where I'm Going! (2014)
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Follows the story of Fernanda, a single business woman in her thirties and her continuous quest to find the one man she can marry. (108 mins.)
Director: Marcus Baldini
 
28.
Teen's Confessions (2013)
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The social lives of four coming-of-age sisters are shaken when they discover they are moving - to another neighborhood. (96 mins.)
 
29.
Head Over Heels (2010)
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After being left by her husband and fired from her work, a workaholic businesswoman is forced to go through a big change in her life and becomes a partner on a decadent sex shop. (101 mins.)
 
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The Dognapper (2013)
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The day a man almost runs-over a puppy, he meets the love of his life. The couple and their dog live the dream, until she wants out. (101 mins.)
Director: Pedro Amorim