Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Bahia, Brazil"


1. Wild Orchid (1989)

R | 105 min | Drama, Romance

4.5
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A female lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.

Director: Zalman King | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Jacqueline Bisset, Carré Otis, Assumpta Serna

Votes: 9,312 | Gross: $11.06M

2. Turistas (2006)

R | 93 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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36 Metascore

A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.

Director: John Stockwell | Stars: Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, Olivia Wilde, Desmond Askew

Votes: 31,814 | Gross: $7.03M

3. Woman on Top (2000)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

5.3
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41 Metascore

Brazilian chef Isabella Oliveira moves to San Francisco when her husband, frustrated by her motion sickness, cheats on her.

Director: Fina Torres | Stars: Penélope Cruz, Murilo Benício, Harold Perrineau, Mark Feuerstein

Votes: 8,746 | Gross: $5.02M

4. Central Station (1998)

R | 113 min | Drama

8.0
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80 Metascore

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.

Director: Walter Salles | Stars: Fernanda Montenegro, Vinícius de Oliveira, Marília Pêra, Soia Lira

Votes: 29,692 | Gross: $5.60M

5. Cobra Verde (1987)

Not Rated | 111 min | Adventure, Drama

7.1
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55 Metascore

The feared bandit Cobra Verde (Klaus Kinski) is hired by a plantation owner to supervise his slaves. After the owner suspects Cobra Verde of consorting with his young daughters, the owner ... See full summary »

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Klaus Kinski, King Ampaw, José Lewgoy, Salvatore Basile

Votes: 5,554

6. Globe Trekker (1994– )

60 min | Adventure, Reality-TV

8.7
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Stars: Ian Wright, Justine Shapiro, Megan McCormick, Zay Harding

Votes: 690

7. Moon Over Parador (1988)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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Little known actor, Jack Noah, is working on location in the country of Parador at the time the dictator dies. The dictator's right hand man, Roberto, makes Jack an offer he cannot refuse..... See full summary »

Director: Paul Mazursky | Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, Jonathan Winters

Votes: 4,621 | Gross: $11.44M

8. Cidade Baixa (2005)

R | 98 min | Drama

6.6
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61 Metascore

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.

Director: Sérgio Machado | Stars: Alice Braga, Wagner Moura, Lázaro Ramos, Maria Menezes

Votes: 3,257 | Gross: $0.13M

9. Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976)

R | 110 min | Comedy

7.1
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52 Metascore

In a small city of Brazil, a woman named Flor marries a man named Vadinho, but once married she finds that he is a good-for-nothing. She works teaching cooking and he takes all of her money... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Barreto | Stars: Sonia Braga, José Wilker, Mauro Mendonça, Dinorah Brillanti

Votes: 1,778

10. Abril Despedaçado (2001)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama

7.7
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73 Metascore

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.

Director: Walter Salles | Stars: José Dumont, Rodrigo Santoro, Rita Assemany, Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos

Votes: 5,889 | Gross: $0.06M

11. Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II (1997 Video)

Unrated | 106 min | Documentary, Music

8.3
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Collection of Michael Jackson's music videos from the period 1983-1997. Mainly focused post-1995 era, including videos such as, "Scream", "They Don't Care About Us", and more.

Directors: Nicholas Brandt, Colin Chilvers, Bob Giraldi, Wayne Isham, Michael Jackson, John Landis, Spike Lee, Don Mischer, Vincent Paterson, Mark Romanek, James Yukich | Stars: Michael Jackson, Paula Abdul, Brandon Quintin Adams, Rosanna Arquette

Votes: 1,428

12. Black God, White Devil (1964)

120 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.4
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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. The movie follows Antonio as he witnesses the descent of ... See full summary »

Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Geraldo Del Rey, Yoná Magalhães, Othon Bastos, Maurício do Valle

Votes: 2,860

13. Ó Pai, Ó - Look at This (2007)

96 min | Comedy, Musical

5.9
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During the Carnival in the historical site of Pelourinho (Salvador, Bahia, Brazil), we follow the lives of the tenants of a falling-to-pieces tenement house who try to get by using creativity, irony, humor and music.

Director: Monique Gardenberg | Stars: Lázaro Ramos, Dira Paes, Wagner Moura, Stênio Garcia

Votes: 1,070

14. It's All True (1993)

G | 87 min | Documentary

7.1
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A documentary about Orson Welles's unfinished three-part film about South America.

Directors: Bill Krohn, Myron Meisel, Orson Welles, Richard Wilson, Norman Foster | Stars: Manuel 'Jacare' Olimpio Meira, Jeronimo André De Souza, Raimundo 'Tata' Correia Lima, Manuel 'Preto' Pereira da Silva

Votes: 595

15. Anjos do Sol (2006)

92 min | Drama

7.2
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In 2002, 12-year-old Maria, living in dire poverty with her family, is sold by her fisherman father to prostitute recruiter Seu Tadeu, who takes her to a low-class brothel in the Amazon ... See full summary »

Director: Rudi Lagemann | Stars: Antonio Calloni, Otávio Augusto, Darlene Glória, Vera Holtz

Votes: 793

16. The Assailant (2009)

R | 94 min | Action, Biography, Drama

5.7
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Based on the life of a legendary capoeira fighter from Bahia, "Besouro" spins a fantastic tale of a young Brazilian man of African descent in search of his mission.

Director: João Daniel Tikhomiroff | Stars: Aílton Carmo, Jéssica Barbosa, Flávio Rocha, Irandhir Santos

Votes: 1,222

17. Boogeyman: Reincarnation

Fantasy, Horror | Completed

A terrible crime echoes through the ages, as the souls of the condemned pay an eternal price for their vicious acts upon the innocent. With classic sensibilities and a contemporary feel, Boogeyman: Reincarnation is the spawning of a new era.

Director: Ulli Lommel | Stars: Skylar Radzion, John Blackport, Laurence R. Harvey, Myles Montpetit

18. Antonio das Mortes (1969)

100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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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), and takes place 29 years after Antonio ... See full summary »

Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Maurício do Valle, Odete Lara, Othon Bastos, Hugo Carvana

Votes: 1,159

19. The Given Word (1962)

98 min | Drama

8.3
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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?

Director: Anselmo Duarte | Stars: Leonardo Villar, Glória Menezes, Dionísio Azevedo, Geraldo Del Rey

Votes: 1,772

20. Reza a Lenda (2016)

87 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.6
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In an arid and poor region of Brazil, bikers search for a miracle to make it rain and save the land, risking their lives.

Director: Homero Olivetto | Stars: Cauã Reymond, Humberto Martins, Sophie Charlotte, Luisa Arraes

Votes: 278

21. O Caminho das Nuvens (2003)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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32 Metascore

A man and his family travel 3200km (1984 miles) by bicycle, from the State of Paraíba to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in search of a job.

Director: Vicente Amorim | Stars: Wagner Moura, Cláudia Abreu, Ravi Ramos Lacerda, Manoel Sebastião Alves Filho

Votes: 905

22. O Canto da Sereia (2013– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The mystery surrounding the murder of a seductive and ambitious axé performer during one of her concerts.

Stars: Isis Valverde, Gabriel Braga Nunes, Camila Morgado, Fabiula Nascimento

Votes: 109

23. Samba (1965)

106 min | Drama, Musical

6.3
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The Brazilian singer Laura Monteiro is murdered in her dressing-room by her jealous lover João Fernandes de Oliveira that discovered that she was cheating him with Assis and she intends to ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Gil | Stars: Sara Montiel, Marc Michel, Fosco Giachetti, Carlos Alberto

Votes: 45

24. Capitães da Areia (2011)

96 min | Adventure

6.3
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About the life and adventures of a gang of abandoned street kids known as Capitães da Areia (Captains of the Sands), in Salvador, Bahia, during the 1950s.

Directors: Cecília Amado, Guy Gonçalves | Stars: Jean Luis Amorim, Ana Graciela, Roberio Lima, Israel Gouvea

Votes: 675

25. The Age of the Earth (1980)

140 min

7.0
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The day that Pier Paolo Pasolini was killed, Glauber Rocha decided to make this film about the life of Christ in the Third World. Starting from a dialectical synthesis between capitalism ... See full summary »

Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Maurício do Valle, Jece Valadão, Antonio Pitanga, Tarcísio Meira

Votes: 309

26. Cronicamente Inviável (2000)

101 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.

Director: Sergio Bianchi | Stars: Umberto Magnani, Cecil Thiré, Dira Paes, Betty Gofman

Votes: 538

27. Descalç sobre la terra vermella (2013– )

Biography

7.7
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Stars: Eduard Fernández, Pablo Derqui, Eduardo Magalhaes, Clara Segura

Votes: 41

28. Mondo Americana (2015)

Biography

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Director: Ulli Lommel | Stars: Ulli Lommel, Andreea Boyer, Lilith Stangenberg, Max Brauer

Votes: 5

29. IDn4 (1991)

Drama

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I am so endlessly alone. Whats my illusions, whats my odds, and illusions have to be killed, I don't have more time to destroy. Is my loneliness real and is my longing about what? Then who are this people?

Director: Malga Kubiak | Stars: Kathy Acker, Tanja San Antonio, Andreas Cadaques, Nick Cave

30. The Battle of Canudos (1997)

170 min | Drama, History, War

7.0
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The drama of a poor family in the bloodiest war in the History of Brazil: the war of Canudos.

Director: Sergio Rezende | Stars: José Wilker, Cláudia Abreu, Paulo Betti, Marieta Severo

Votes: 531

31. Palavra e Utopia (2000)

130 min | Biography, History

6.7
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The story of Father Antonio Vieira, a 17th-century Portuguese priest who lived in Brazil and worked for better treatment of the Indians and to abolish slavery.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Lima Duarte, Luís Miguel Cintra, Ricardo Trêpa, Miguel Guilherme

Votes: 310

32. Destino: São Paulo (2012– )

Drama

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Anthology series in which each episode depicts a look at the lives of foreigners who decided to live or stay temporarily in a Brazilian city, such as São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

Stars: Nick Farewell, Elke Maravilha, Lilian Blanc, Álvaro Heuriquez Casanova

Votes: 27

33. Depois da Chuva (2013)

95 min | Drama, History, Music

6.2
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1984, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. It all starts with a feeling that anything is possible. After twenty years of dictatorship, the population goes out onto the streets to demand presidential ... See full summary »

Directors: Marília Hughes Guerreiro, Cláudio Marques | Stars: Zeca Abreu, Ricardo Burgos, Paula Carneiro, Talis Castro

Votes: 112

34. Memórias Póstumas (2001)

101 min | Drama, Comedy

7.1
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Free adaptation of Machado de Assis's classic. The narrator is a rich dead man, who tells us about his life and times, making fun of both.

Director: André Klotzel | Stars: Reginaldo Faria, Marcos Caruso, Petronio Gontijo, Stepan Nercessian

Votes: 527

35. Lamarca (1994)

130 min | Action, Biography, Drama

6.6
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The real story of a captain who, during the military dictatorship in Brazil, deserted Brazilian Army and got involved in left-wing guerilla groups, becoming one of their most prominent leaders.

Director: Sergio Rezende | Stars: Paulo Betti, Carla Camurati, José de Abreu, Deborah Evelyn

Votes: 259

36. Ó Paí, Ó (2008– )

30 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Reginaldo is a womanizing taxi-driver, who always has woman problems; Roque is a popular singer who is working hard to construct a career, always with a lot of street-wise savvy; Yolanda is... See full summary »

Stars: Lázaro Ramos, Érico Brás, Valdinéia Soriano, Tânia Tôko

Votes: 66

37. Baile Perfumado (1997)

93 min | Drama

7.2
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A Lebanese photographer living in Brazil in the '30s manages to take pictures of Lampião, a legendary Brazilian outlaw, kind of a tropical Robin Hood.

Directors: Paulo Caldas, Lírio Ferreira | Stars: Duda Mamberti, Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos, Aramis Trindade, Chico Díaz

Votes: 319

38. Irmã Dulce (2014)

Biography, Drama

7.0
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The life of Dulce, a Bahian nun, who guided by her faith dedicated her life to the needy and was beatified by the Vatican.

Director: Vicente Amorim | Stars: Regina Braga, Bianca Comparato, Gracindo Júnior, Fábio Lago

Votes: 98

39. Pitanga (2016)

90 min | Documentary | Post-production

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Directors: Beto Brant, Camila Pitanga | Stars: Lázaro Ramos, Caetano Veloso, Zezé Motta, Chico Buarque

40. Sonic Mirror (2008)

79 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Big Band Espoo, Randy Brecker, Bill Cobham, Debalê Malê

Votes: 52

41. De Lama Lamina (2007)

56 min | Drama

5.6
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Set against the backdrop of Carnaval in Salvador, Brazil, the movie cuts between shots of musicians performing on an elevated stage; images of sweaty, often splendidly costumed onlookers; ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Barney | Stars: Solise Morales, Valter Vicente Pinho Neto, Chelsea Romersa

Votes: 49

42. Of Gods and the Undead (1970)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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In the 1930's, in the South of State of Bahia, Brazil, an adventurer with no name or history, who had already been shot 7 times, gets involved in the battle for land and cacao plantations. ... See full summary »

Director: Ruy Guerra | Stars: Norma Bengell, Othon Bastos, Ítala Nandi, Nelson Xavier

Votes: 61

43. Hung Up (1973)

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Director: Édouard Luntz | Stars: Patricia Gozzi, Calvin Lockhart, Julie Dassin, Eric Penet

Votes: 5

44. Bahia (1976)

121 min | Drama, Family, Musical

7.1
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Director: Marcel Camus | Stars: Mira Fonseca, Antonio Pitanga, Maria Viana, Joffre Soares

Votes: 35

45. Pinta (2013)

72 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

5.8
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Dubbings, stunts, remixes, aesthetic covers. Diffuse, decentralized, peripheral, tipsy. Theme: an extemporaneous choreographic chanchada. Content: artistic nudity, discrete zoophilia and dance.

Director: Jorge Alencar | Stars: Jorge Alencar, Larissa Alencar, Joline Andrade, Martina Barreto

Votes: 8

46. Moro No Brasil (2002)

105 min | Documentary, Music

6.7
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A documentary about Brazil's music.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Walter Alfaiate, Caju, Castanha, Velha Guarda da Mangueira

Votes: 238

47. Bjork: Inner or Deep Part of an Animal or Plant Structure (2004 Video)

Unrated | 50 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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A documentary that follows Björk and the making of her new album "Medúlla." Features the singing/beatboxing talents of Shlomo, Rahzel, Tanya Tagaq, Dokaka, Mike Patton, and Björk herself. ... See full summary »

Director: Ragnheiður Gestsdóttir | Stars: Björk, Dokaka, Mike Patton, Rahzel

Votes: 77

48. Luz, Anima, Ação (2013)

99 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

9.0
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Nearly century-old history, Brazilian animation brings rich and stimulating stories and characters that built the path until nowadays.

Director: Eduardo Calvet | Stars: Alê Abreu, Diego Akel, Guilherme Alvernaz, Alceu Baptistão

Votes: 32

49. O Cinema Falado (1986)

112 min | Biography, Music

5.6
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A fragmented style, patchwork of interviews with Caetano Veloso's friends, mixed with conversations, thoughts, scenes of dance and literature excerpts.

Director: Caetano Veloso | Stars: Regina Casé, Hamilton Vaz Pereira, Dedé Veloso, Felipe Murray

Votes: 49

50. Bay of All Saints (2012)

74 min | Documentary

7.6
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In Bahia, Brazil, generations of impoverished families live in palafitas, a vast network of shacks built on stilts above a rising tide of garbage over the ocean bay. When the government ... See full summary »

Director: Annie Eastman

Votes: 23