50 Favorite Brazilian Series

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1.
Sound & Fury (2009 TV Series)
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The lives of a Shakespearian theatre group and their personal struggles to organize the production of 'Hamlet'.
 
2.
O Primo Basílio (1988 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Arriving from London, Basílio falls in love with his cousin Luísa, in Lisbon. But he must go to Brazil... (202 mins.)
 
3.
Os Aspones (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
(225 mins.)
 
4.
Sexo Frágil (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
 
5.
Oh My God! Again? (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Reginaldo is a womanizing taxi-driver, who always has woman problems; Roque is a popular singer who is working hard to construct a career... (30 mins.)
 
6.
O Grande Gonzalez (2015 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
During a children's party, the magical Gonzalez dies after an unsuccessful trick. Drowning, poisoning, accident, murder: all research lines will be followed by the police and everyone is a suspect.
Director: Ian Sbf
 
7.
A Grande Família (1973 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Follows the daily lives of a typical Brazilian middle-class family, that are always very close and tries, in their way, to survive the financial and relationship difficulties.
 
8.
O Auto da Compadecida (1999 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The film tells the adventures of friends João Grilo, a poor man a liar, and Chicó, the most cowardly of men...
Director: Guel Arraes
 
9.
The Party (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A body is found in the pool of a millionaire during a party which brings together in one mansion several members of Brazil's high society. From there on we see the reasons and motivations each guest had to commit the murder. (45 mins.)
 
10.
A Comedy of Private Lives (1995 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
11.
Separação?! (2010 TV Series)
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The adventures and misadventures of a married couple going through a process of separation. (30 mins.)
 
12.
Normal People (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A "normal" couple are living a "normal" life together. But they have a lot to complain about themselves to you. (25 mins.)
 
13.
S.O.S. Emergência (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A comedy show about doctors in a hospital. It is inspired in the American show "Scrubs". (30 mins.)
 
14.
Fora de Controle (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
 
15.
Merciless (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A former couple of detective and forensic psychologist strive themselves to catch a serial killer, while his girlfriend doesn't know his other side. (45 mins.)
 
16.
Internal Affairs (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Centers on day-to-day operations of the law enforcement agency that investigates crimes committed by the police itself...
 
17.
The Hunter (2014 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The ex-policeman Andre (Cauã Reymond) faces in a boxing match with a character who takes Alton Graça. a cop (Cauã Reymond) get mesmerized by the wife of his brother , played by Cleo Pires .
 
18.
Dangerous Liaisons (2016 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Brazilian version of the classic 18th century novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses. Set in the 1920's, this adaptation in 10 episodes takes the story of love, lust and revenge to another era.
 
19.
Plantão de Polícia (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A reporter, Pena, is investigating the drug business in Brazil.
 
21.
Treason (1998)
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(104 mins.)
 
22.
Armação Ilimitada (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The adventures of two surfers, Juba and Lula, living in the same apartment with their shared girlfriend Zelda Scott...
 
23.
Desejo (1990 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In the beginning of the 20th Century, Ana, Brazilian writer Euclides da Cunha's wife, meets Dilermando de Assis, a much younger officer, and they fall in love. A tragedy ensues. (272 mins.)
 
24.
A Vida Como Ela É... (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Adaptations of 40 short stories of brazilian playwright Nelson Rodrigues, written between 1951 and 1961...
Director: Denise Saraceni
 
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City of Men (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In this original variation on the Latin American telenovela (slow, emotional soap), life in Rio de Janeiro... (30 mins.)
 
28.
O Bem-Amado (1980 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
 
29.
Família Imperial (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Frustrated about the 21st century, a teenage girl swaps places with her ancestor with a dressing table. Traveling through the 19th century, alongside her brother, she witnesses major historical events of the brazilian history.
 
30.
Ciranda, Cirandinha (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
(60 mins.)
 
31.
Slaps & Kisses (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Fátima and Sueli are good friends. Both independent and single, the two share an apartment in Méier...
 
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Malu Mulher (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(60 mins.)
 
34.
Quem Ama Não Mata (1982 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
 
35.
Happily Ever After? (2015 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
How far would you go to have your desires fulfilled? Directed by Fernando Meirelles, Happily Ever After...
 
36.
Teen's Confessions (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
(26 mins.)
 
37.
The Conquest (2000 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
 
38.
The Brazilians: The Women (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
As Brasileiras (The Brazilian Women) is a Brazilian dramatic, romantic comedy television series. It is a spin-off of As Cariocas...
 
39.
A Vida Alheia (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
 
40.
Shazan, Xerife & Cia. (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
41.
O Quinto dos Infernos (2002 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(50 mins.)
 
42.
Pé na Cova (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
43.
Avenida Paulista (1982 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
 
44.
Boca do Lixo (1990 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In Rio Negro, São Paulo, the powerful and wealthy industrial Henrique Ribeiro gets married to the desired famous actress Cláudia Toledo... (50 mins.)
Director: Roberto Talma
 
45.
Siren's Song (2013 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The mystery surrounding the murder of a seductive and ambitious axé performer during one of her concerts. (60 mins.)
 
46.
Big Family (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Sitcom about wacky Brazilian family. (30 mins.)
 
47.
Golden Years (1986 Mini-Series)
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Depicts the moral values of Rio de Janeiro's middle class in the 1950s as Lurdinha and Marcos fall in love at first sight... (275 mins.)
 
48.
Anos Rebeldes (1992 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with... (296 mins.)
 
49.
Maysa: When the Heart Sings (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A woman who follows her heart in every single step of her life, breaking paradigms, following her dreams and becoming one of the greatest Brazilian singers.
 
50.
The Brides of Copacabana (1992 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Policeman has one obsession: to catch the psycho who is killing women in their wedding dresses. (50 mins.)