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Midnight (1998)
"O Primeiro Dia" (original title)

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On December 31st of 1999, the destiny brings a fugitive prisoner and a depressed middle class teacher together, as the new millennium approaches bringing hope to everyone.

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At midnight of December 31st of 1999, the destiny brings a fugitive prisoner and a depressed middle class teacher together, as the fireworks fall over Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach and the new millennium approaches bringing hope to everyone. An obscure but brilliant view that integrates the series "2000 Seem By", created by the French cultural broadcast television Art and the producer Haut et Court, in order to collect different views, from 10 distinct countries, concerning the end of the millennium. Written by Fabio Ornelas <fabiornelas@zipmail.com.br>

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If there is one day to decide something in life, this day is today.

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Good plot, but it lets you down
1 January 2000 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

When I heard about the premise for "O Primeiro Dia" I was intrigued and decided to see the movie. After seeing it, I was disappointed. A plot of opposite, troubled, and interweaving lives is always interesting to me, but I found the very end to be quite anti-climatic.


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