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The Killer (2017)

O Matador (original title)
A Brazilian western about Cabeleira, a feared killer living in the countryside of Pernambuco State in the 40's.

Director:

Marcelo Galvão

Writer:

Marcelo Galvão
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2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Maria de Medeiros ... Nancy
Diogo Morgado ... Cabeleira
Thaila Ayala ... Renata
Kyle McCarley ... Antonio (voice)
Cindy Robinson ... Maria - Wet Nurse / Mme Blanchard / Mrs. Luzie (voice)
Michael Sorich ... M. Blanchard (voice)
Doug Erholtz ... Scarface / Additional Voices (voice)
Steve Staley ... Aide / Pierre / Additional Voices (voice)
Ben Pronsky ... Razorslash / Additional Voices (voice)
Joe Ochman ... Gringo / Mr. Steiner (voice)
Anne Yatco ... Fernanda (voice)
Etienne Chicot ... Monsieur Blanchard
Mel Lisboa Mel Lisboa ... Leila
Phil Miler ... Mr. Steiner
Marcelo Galvão ... Navalhada
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A Brazilian western about Cabeleira, a feared killer living in the countryside of Pernambuco State in the 40's.

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Genres:

Action | Western

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It is the first Brazilian Netflix original film. See more »

Crazy Credits

A credits sequence plays at the very beginning, but only the actors are listed. The title of the movie isn't shown until the 11-minute mark. Then, the rest of the main credits roll during a scene. See more »

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Last 10 minutes saved the film
12 April 2020 | by alahmed-55673See all my reviews

  • Simple story but yet confusing at times
  • some plot holes
  • a lot of Unnecessary killing
  • disliked how it took him a while till he accepted his son
  • i was thinking of giving the film 5/10 but the last 10 minutes boosted the film


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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

10 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

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Gatacine, Swen Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

6-Track Stereo (5.1)
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