Brazil (Sorted by Date of Your Rating Ascending)
2. A Voz do Carnaval (1933)
The Argentinian comic Pablo Pablitos arrives in Rio de Janeiro and is crowded Rei Momo (King of the Carnival). The film includes comic sketches and musical numbers with some of the most popular Brazilian stars of the early 1930s.
6. Canto da Saudade (1952)
100 min | Romance
Coronel Januário's daughter, Maria Fausta, is having a secret affair with João Galdino. While her father is engaged in his political campaign for mayor of the city, the couple disappear. ... See full summary »
7. The Grand Moment (1958)
80 min | Drama
On the day of his wedding, young man from a family of immigrants faces some problems to get the money needed for the last arrangements. The family do what they can in order to honour the great event, selling personal belongings and buying enough supplies for a decent party.
8. Arraial do Cabo (1960)
17 min | Documentary, Short
In the brazilian city of Arraial do Cabo, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, fishermen struggle to sustain their community. A big industry installs in town, changing the way and the culture of this small village.
10. Mandacaru Vermelho (1962)
78 min | Drama
Despite being promised to another man, a young orphaned woman falls in love with man working at the farm she lives in , and together they escape. According tradition in Northeast Brazil, her aunt goes after them, in order to kill them for revenge.
11. Barravento (1962)
78 min | Drama
In the State of Bahia, Brazil, an educated black man returns to his home fishing village to try and free people from mysticism, in particular the Candomblé religion, which he considers a ... See full summary »
12. The Unscrupulous Ones (1962)
100 min | Crime, Drama
This film captures the criminal behavior of two young Copacabana thugs (the "cafajestes"). The two plan a blackmail coup against a rich old man, using nude pictures of a lady on a deserted ... See full summary »
13. Garrincha: Hero of the Jungle (1963)
60 min | Documentary, Sport
Documentary about the most famous dribbler in Brazilian Soccer (some say in Soccer's history!) at the zenith of his career, showing classic scenes of 1958 and 1962 World Cup. Garrincha was ... See full summary »
14. Assault on the Pay Train (1962)
102 min | Crime, Drama
Film about the true events in Rio de Janeiro, in 1960, when a gang having the infamous outlaw Tião Medonho as a leader performed a sensational railroad hold-up on a train carrying a small fortune.
17. Viagem aos Seios de Duília (1965)
105 min | Drama
Single retired civil servant decides to return to his hometown to meet his first and only love. But the woman he finds is just a spectre of his memory.
19. Macunaima (1969)
Not Rated | 95 min | Fantasy, Comedy
Our story begins with Macunaima's miraculous birth to an old woman in a tiny jungle settlement. Born full grown, he discovers his life's purpose which leads him and his family/followers on ... See full summary »
21. Na Boca da Noite (2016)
68 min | Drama
Adaptation of José Vicente's play "O Assalto" (The Theft). Bank clerk and a janitor meet at work in the middle of the night, when the first decides to rob the bank's safe.
22. O Macabro Dr. Scivano (1971)
72 min | Horror
Insane doctor Scivane returns to his home town only to spread horror around. Mix of vampire movie/science fiction/macumba horror/psychiatric thriller in very low budget production.
23. Vale do Canaã (1970)
90 min | Drama
The film depicts the arrival of immigrants in the city of Espírito Santo following the history of Carlos, an Italian who struggles for his place against Hermann Gunter, a German colonist who rules the region.
24. John, the Knife and the River (1972)
96 min | Crime, Drama
An older man consumed by jealousy over his much younger wife decides to venture into the jungle in search of riches without her. When he returns 4 years later, he finds that his mistrust in her may have been well-founded.
25. Vozes do Medo (1972)
Why "Vozes do Medo" (Voices of Fear)? A movie in the form of a magazine, about constrainment, negation, impossibility, apathy. There is no story, only facts which might constitute a story, ... See full summary »
Directors: Adilson Bonini, Augusto Correa, Helio Leite De Barros, Plácido de Campos, Cyro Del Nero, Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, Mamoru Miyao, Ruy Perotti, Aloysio Raulino, Roberto Santos, Roman Stulbach, Maurice Capovila | Stars: Alda Abreu, Inês Abreu, Vicente Acedo, Celeste Albuquerque
27. Hellish Flesh (1977)
85 min | Horror
Dr. Medeiros is a brilliant scientist who doesn't have time for beautiful wife Raquel so she falls for Oliver, best friend of her husband, and soon they plot to kill George and inherit his ... See full summary »
28. A Dama do Lotação (1978)
R | 90 min | Drama
Carlos and Solange, childhood sweethearts, marry after a chaste courtship. On their wedding night, Solange refuses to make love to him. First he pleads, then in anger he rapes her. She says... See full summary »
30. Os Amantes da Chuva (1979)
106 min | Drama
A curious story: it rains whenever a couple of lovers meet. Against the weather forecast, it rains all over the city. And as the love grows, the stronger becomes the rain. Found by a ... See full summary »
32. The Age of the Earth (1980)
140 min | Drama, Fantasy, History
Four Third-World Christs try to stop the American industrialist John Brahms in Glauber Rocha's experimental film inspired by Pier Paolo Pasolini's murder.
33. The Brazilwood Man (1982)
106 min | Comedy
Fantasy comedy about Brazilian writer Oswald de Andrade, one of the most important icons of Modernism in Brazil. In the film, Oswald is played by two actors: Ítala Nandi, as his feminine ... See full summary »
35. Go Ahead, Brazil! (1982)
105 min | Drama
This movie is about one of the worst periods for the Brazilian people. Shows the days of military dictatorship when the Brazilian people against the government were put in jails, tortured, ... See full summary »
36. The Secret of the Mummy (1982)
85 min | Comedy, Horror
Laughed at when he announced the discovery of the elixer of life, a scientist Professor Expedito Vitus devotes himself to the reconstitution of a map which has been divided into eight parts... See full summary »
37. O Trapalhão na Arca de Noé (1983)
91 min | Family, Comedy
Duda is a zoo cleaner. He and his friend Kiko and Zeca are actively engaged in an animal protection group. For this reason, they are summoned by mystic Noé to fight animal hunters in the ... See full summary »
38. Happily Ever After (1986)
108 min | Drama
In São Paulo, a married woman in her 30s lives with husband and two children; she's Fernanda, an interior designer. Shortly after her father's death, a vivid dream disorients her: she ... See full summary »
39. A Dama do Cine Shanghai (1987)
115 min | Crime, Mystery
Real estate broker and former boxer enters an old cinema in the decadent downtown São Paulo and meets an intriguing and mysterious woman, very much alike the leading lady of the film. He ... See full summary »
40. Super Xuxa Contra o Baixo Astral (1988)
86 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
With the power of a magic crystal, a TV hostess becomes the only hope to defeat a malign subterranean entity, that is sick of her good, generous deeds.
43. O Quinto Macaco (1990)
PG-13 | 93 min | Drama
A Brazilian snake hunter, trying to make enough money to marry the woman he loves, finds four mysterious chimpanzees. He embarks upon a journey to sell them in the big city, and learns a ... See full summary »
44. Ritual of Death (1990)
84 min | Horror
When a local acting company decides to stage an updated version of an Egyptian ritual involving human sacrifice, they unleash a dark and evil force. A vengeful satanic priestess uses the ... See full summary »
45. Satanic Attraction (1989)
102 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller
Fernanda, a radio DJ, has a show in which she tells gruesome and gory horror stories about satanic rituals and sex murders. However, when bodies start turning up around town killed in ... See full summary »
46. O Corpo (1991)
80 min | Comedy
Xavier, a pharmacist, lives peacefully in bigamy with his two women, Carmen and Beatriz, but the harmony breaks down when they find he has another lover, Monique, a nightclub dancer.
49. Veja Esta Canção (1994)
104 min | Drama
Four love stories which portray a wide gamut of emotions and desires against the backdrop of Rio de Janeiro. "Elephant's Stomp" : the story of a highway patrol officer who is infatuated ... See full summary »