City of God (2002)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama


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Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.


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Directors:

Fernando Meirelles , Kátia Lund (co-director)

Writers:

Paulo Lins (novel), Bráulio Mantovani (screenplay)

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There's a scene in which the young Buscapé (Luis Otávio) laughs at his brother Marreco (Renato de Souza) after the latter is slapped by their father. The laughter was not scripted, but Otávio couldn't stop it. So de Souza improvised, telling his young brother "not to laugh ... ...


Quotes

Zé Pequeno: Whoa, the chicken ran away. Get that chicken, dude!


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When Knockout Ned is yelling over the dead boy, the body is breathing.


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Genres

Crime | Drama

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