R | | Drama, Thriller
An American photographer in Rio de Janeiro becomes involved in the world of "knife culture" when he sets out to find the killer of one of his models.
First collaboration between Walter Salles and Tchéky Karyo. They later worked in Foreign Land (1995).
All my life, I've been looking for something... different.
The knife dealer says the Applegate-Fairbairn knife is used by British commandos. Actually the knife is a redesign of the Fairbairn-Sykes fighting knife that was widely used in WWII, the Applegate-Fairbairn wasn't issued to any armed forces to this day.
UK versions are cut by 19 seconds for an '18' rating.
English, Portuguese, Spanish