Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Salvador, Bahia, Brazil"
1. Moon Over Parador (1988)
PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Romance
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 »
Votes: 4,566 | Gross: $11.44M
3. Cidade Baixa (2005)
R | 98 min | Drama
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.
Votes: 3,222 | Gross: $0.13M
4. Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976)
R | 110 min | Comedy
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 »
5. Black God, White Devil (1964)
120 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
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 »
6. Ó Pai, Ó - Look at This (2007)
96 min | Comedy, Musical
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.
7. The Given Word (1962)
98 min | Drama
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?
8. It's All True (1993)
G | 87 min | Documentary
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
9. Samba (1965)
106 min | Drama, Musical
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 »
10. The Age of the Earth (1980)
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 »
11. Capitães da Areia (2011)
96 min | Adventure
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.
12. Depois da Chuva (2013)
95 min | Drama, History, Music
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 »
14. Palavra e Utopia (2000)
130 min | Biography, History
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.
15. Cronicamente Inviável (2000)
101 min | Crime, Drama
Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.
16. Memórias Póstumas (2001)
101 min | Drama, Comedy
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.
17. Destino: São Paulo (2012– )
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.
22. Ó Paí, Ó (2008– )
30 min | Comedy, Romance
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 »
23. O Aprendiz (2004– )
60 min | Reality-TV
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 »
28. A Coleção Invisível (2012)
89 min | Drama
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 »
32. O sangue è quente da Bahia (2013)
75 min | Drama
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 »
33. Vendaval Maravilhoso (1949)
140 min | Biography, Drama, History
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.
34. Bel Borba Aqui (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography
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 »
Votes: 12 | Gross: $0.01M
35. Fabricando Tom Zé (2006)
90 min | Documentary
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 »
38. Luz, Anima, Ação (2013)
99 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography
Nearly century-old history, Brazilian animation brings rich and stimulating stories and characters that built the path until nowadays.
40. Pastinha! Uma Vida Pela Capoeira (1998)
52 min | Documentary
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 »
82 min | Documentary, Biography
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 »
44. Hermogenes, professor and poet of Yoga (2015)
103 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
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 »
45. Bjork: Inner or Deep Part of an Animal or Plant Structure (2004 Video)
Unrated | 50 min | Documentary, Music
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 »
48. À la recherche d'Orfeu Negro (2005 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
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.