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The tale of a son and his father separately plotting to escape the desolation of their lives in the lurid underworld of Brazil's sex industry...

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Wemba
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Sinatra
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Angie
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Monique
Matheus Nachtergaele ...
Nazda
Ruy Polanah ...
The Soothsayer
Gilson Adalberto Gomes ...
Samy (as Gilson Gomes)
Luke Denis Nolan ...
Lazare
Milhem Cortaz ...
Rodrigo
Antonio Pinto ...
Detective Moosbruger
Ana Paula Demambro ...
Drena (as Ana Paula De Mambro)
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Club Manager
Ingrid Costa Silva ...
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Cristina Sverzuti ...
Prostitute #2 (as Cristina Sverzuti Fidencio)
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In a dark and decadent area of São Paulo, the exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel. Paul is a compulsive gambler addicted in cocaine and his father is married with the former prostitute Angie, and they have a little son. When a client is killed by his wife in their establishment, they find a suitcase with drugs. In the night that they have scheduled a negotiation with African buyers, their African liaison dies while having sex with the travesty Nazda. Sinatra proposes to the Nigerian dishwasher of the brothel, Wemba, to travel to the harbor of Santos, close the business with the drug dealers and in return he would receive a large amount. Wemba accepts but while returning to his car in the harbor, he is attacked by two smalltime thieves and passes out. His lack of contact with Sinatra and Paul leads to a sequence of misunderstandings with a tragic end. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Where life is cheap... and hope is priceless. See more »

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Rated R for strong violence and sexual content, pervasive language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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$6,200,000 (estimated)
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Entertaining Journey to the end of the film
1 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I also watched the film at Tribeca and found it as a whole work to be interesting and entertaining. Sure there were flaws in the film itself but in total I enjoyed the camera work, the colors and the actors. I didn't have a problem with any of the actors on the screen. I thought Brandon Fraser was cast in a role that he normally doesn't play but that didn't take away from the movie if anything it added to it. He definitely had a presence on the screen as did Scott. The characters were also justified in their actions. Don't get me wrong there were flaws in the film I just felt that they were minimal. I went in expecting to watch a film that wasn't going to be very good and I ended up seeing something that I though was entertaining and interesting. The main character was not Brazil, there are movies where the city is the main character and the actors are there to move it along. This was very much character based film.


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