Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Salvador, Bahia, Brazil"


1. Moon Over Parador (1988)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Romance

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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: 4,566 | Gross: $11.44M

2. Globe Trekker (1994– )

60 min | Adventure, Reality-TV

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

Votes: 683

3. 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: 3,222 | Gross: $0.13M

4. 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, Flor (a very good looking woman) marries Vadinho, a very handsome and erotic man. Once married she finds he is a good-for-nothing. She works teaching cooking to ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 1,743

5. 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: 2,788

6. 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: 1,019

7. 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: 1,709

8. 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: 584

9. Samba (1965)

106 min | Drama, Musical

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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: 44

10. The Age of the Earth (1980)

140 min

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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: 297

11. 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: 666

12. 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: 109

13. Irmã Dulce (2014)

Biography, Drama

7.1
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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: 89

14. 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: 309

15. 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

16. 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: 517

17. 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: 28

18. Bahia (1976)

121 min | Drama, Family, Musical

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

Votes: 35

19. Hung Up (1973)

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

Votes: 5

20. O Canto da Sereia (2013 TV Mini-Series)

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: 107

21. El milagro de Candeal (2004)

133 min | Music, Documentary

6.7
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Director: Fernando Trueba | Stars: Carlinhos Brown, Bebo Valdés, Dona Angelina, Felipe de Souza

Votes: 158

22. Ó Paí, Ó (2008– )

30 min | Comedy, Romance

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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: 63

23. O Aprendiz (2004– )

60 min | Reality-TV

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This is the Brazilian Version of the TV show The Apprentice where the contestants compete in this reality show. There are a total of 8 seasons. The 3rd Season the prize was a contract with ... See full summary »

Stars: Roberto Justus, Walter Longo, Anselmo Martini, Vivianne Ventura

Votes: 19

24. De Lama Lamina (2007)

56 min | Drama

5.6
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Director: Matthew Barney

Votes: 49

25. Bay of All Saints (2012)

74 min | Documentary

7.5
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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: 22

26. Pitanga (2016)

90 min | Documentary | Post-production

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

27. Dona Flor e Seus 2 Maridos (1998– )

341 min

7.4
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Stars: João Acaiabe, Maria Assunção, Otávio Augusto, Ana Paula Botelho

Votes: 61

28. A Coleção Invisível (2012)

89 min | Drama

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The young Beto ventures to the Brazilian countryside in search of a collection of rare drawings. There he meets Samir, the collector, and his family ruined by the demise of the cocoa ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Attal | Stars: Conceição Senna, Paulo César Peréio, Luisa Proserpio, Ricardo Luedy

Votes: 54

29. Adieu Babylone (2001)

91 min | Drama

6.1
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A teenage girl from Paris decides to complete the aborted journey of a young man whom she secretly has a crush on.

Director: Raphaël Frydman | Stars: Isild Le Besco, Emmanuel Faventines, Raphaël Frydman, Stéphanie Touly

Votes: 86

30. 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

31. SuperOutro (1989)

46 min | Comedy

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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.

Director: Edgar Navarro | Stars: Bertrand Duarte, Nilda Spencer

Votes: 52

32. O sangue è quente da Bahia (2013)

75 min | Drama

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Joao and Vandinha are teenagers. They have a baby boy and she's already pregnant of a second child. They are happy and in love until one day Joao won't come back from the work at the ... See full summary »

Director: Aurelio Grimaldi | Stars: Jessica Duarte, Lúcio Lima, Luis Miranda, Lina Sastri

33. Vendaval Maravilhoso (1949)

140 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.6
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Castro Alves is the great poet of the black slaves' liberation, in 19th century Brazil. Eugenia Camara is the wild actress who crosses the Atlantic and finds herself torn between two loves, in a whirlwind of passion.

Director: José Leitão de Barros | Stars: Paulo Maurício, Amália Rodrigues, Barreto Poeira, Isa Lobato

Votes: 14

34. Bel Borba Aqui (2012)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography

6.0
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50 Metascore

Tattooed onto the skin of Salvador, Brazil, are ubiquitous public artworks created by the artist Bel. Salvador is a 500 year old city with a rich cultural heritage. The documentary film ... See full summary »

Directors: Burt Sun, Andre Costantini

Votes: 12 | Gross: $0.01M

35. Fabricando Tom Zé (2006)

90 min | Documentary

7.6
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Fabricating Tom Zé is a documentary that portrays the life and work of one of the most controversial Brazilian musicians, having as its backdrop Tom Zé's 2005 European Tour. The documentary... See full summary »

Director: Décio Matos Júnior | Stars: David Byrne, Gilberto Gil, Neusa Marthins, Caetano Veloso

Votes: 114

36. Trampolim do Forte (2010)

90 min | Drama

7.2
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Director: João Rodrigo Mattos | Stars: Zéu Britto, Marcelia Cartaxo, Ac Costa, Laís Gomes

Votes: 9

37. Claudia Leitte: Negalora - Íntimo (2012 Video)

Documentary, Music

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Directors: Flavia Moraes, Claudia Leitte | Stars: Claudia Leitte, Max Viana, Orquestra de Pandeiros a Tapa, Henrique Cerqueira

38. 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

39. Trauma (2015)

Short, Thriller

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After returning to his home, years after the death of his fiancée, he tries to put his life back in order, at the same time trying to deal with the trauma of loss.

Director: Ricardo Burgos | Stars: Ricardo Burgos, Beatriz Torres

40. Pastinha! Uma Vida Pela Capoeira (1998)

52 min | Documentary

5.1
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Documentary about one of the most famous masters of Capoeira (an Afro-Brazilian martial art and dance), Vicente Ferreira Pastinha, aka Mestre Pastinha, guardian of the traditional style of ... See full summary »

Director: Antônio Carlos Muricy | Stars: Mestre Braga, Mestre Zé Carlos, Mestre Curió, Mestre João Grande

Votes: 14

41. Pierre Fatumbi Verger: Mensageiro Entre Dois Mundos (2000)

82 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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Documentary about French-born Pierre Verger, who lived between Bahia (Brazil) and Africa from 1946 until his death in 1996, and dedicated himself to photograph and research the Candomblé ... See full summary »

Director: Lula Buarque de Hollanda | Stars: Pai Albino, Jorge Amado, Maurice Baquet, Zélia Gattai

Votes: 25

42. Ivete Sangalo: Ao Vivo MTV (2004 TV Movie)

60 min | Music

6.2
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Stars: Gilberto Gil, Margareth Menezes, Ivete Sangalo

Votes: 5

43. Negra (2016)

Short, Drama

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THE SHORT MOVIE 'BLACK' SHOWS A NEW VISION TO THE POEM OF THE PERUVIAN POET VICTORIA SANTA CRUZ 'ME GRITARON NEGRA!'

Director: Fred Belchior | Stars: Renan Motta, Shirlei Sanjeva, Heraldo de Deus, Taimara Luz

44. Hermogenes, professor and poet of Yoga (2015)

103 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

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This film portrays the love and dedication Prof. Hermógenes has for helping people through Yoga-therapy. Professor Hermógenes is one of the forerunners of yoga and holistic therapy in ... See full summary »

Director: Barbara Tavares | Stars: Ana Cristina Abreu e Lima, Sergio Abreu e Lima, Wilinton Alcantara, Eraldo Amay

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

Unrated | 50 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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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: 76

46. Multishow Ao Vivo: Ivete Sangalo 20 Anos (2014 Video)

96 min | Music

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Special concert in celebration of Ivete Sangalo's 20 year career.

Directors: Nick Wickham, Ivete Sangalo | Stars: Ivete Sangalo, Paulinho Andrade, Alexandre Carlo, Saulo Fernandes

47. Pinta (2013)

72 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

5.8
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Director: Jorge Alencar | Stars: Jorge Alencar, Larissa Alencar, Joline Andrade, Martina Barreto

Votes: 8

48. À la recherche d'Orfeu Negro (2005 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

6.0
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Investigation about the impact of Marcel Camus's film "Orfeu Negro", and its relationship with today's Brazil, illustrating the vitality of Brazilian music, such as the Samba and Bossa-Nova.

Directors: René Letzgus, Bernard Tournois | Stars: Tunico Amâncio, Sérgio Cabral, Mariana de Moraes, Suzana de Moraes

Votes: 8

49. Alagados: Sim, Não Mau Conduto (2007)

23 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Sylvia Johnson

50. Chefs na Rua (2015– )

Reality-TV

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Star: Mauricio Schuartz