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Brazilian Thriller “City Of God” Coming To Blu-Ray

Brazilian Thriller "City Of God" Coming To Blu-Ray

Just in time for Christmas, the popular Brazilian thriller City Of God will be released on blu-ray tomorrow (Dec. 13).

The film, directed by Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund, tells the story of two boys growing up in in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro and how their live's take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.

Released in 2003, the film received four Academy Award nominations in 2004 for Best Directing, Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Writing.

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Great Film!! I have recommended this film to so many of friends, many thought I was crazy cause they were just not into subtitled films… After seeing this film, they now watch subtitled films & many look forward to my recommendations.

@Shimadanilo, thanks for mentioning Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (Tropa de Elite 2: o inimigo agora é outro), looking forward to watching it and passing it on to others


One of the greatest ever…


I'm very happy to see comments about a movie of my country on this site. City of God (Cidade de Deus) is a great movie. It is as good as Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (Tropa de Elite 2: o inimigo agora é outro). Thanks! Obrigado!


Love this film.

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