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In the slums of Rio, two kids' paths diverge as one struggles to become a photographer and the other a kingpin.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2002-02-05

Runtime 130 minutes

Budget $3.3m

Revenue $31m


TMDB 8.4


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the_girl_abides shared a tip "One of my favorite films of all time, especially as a photographer. Well worth the subtitles!"

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "One of the best crime dramas I've ever seen, just too good!"

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stephen_hadley shared a tip "One of the best movies I have ever seen."

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Kind_Taye shared a tip "A masterpiece film"

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chrishanda_wade shared a tip "Definitely worth the watch!!"

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nicole_deason shared a tip "Amazing!"

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j_rivers shared a tip "On my short list of greatest films ever."

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kevin_donahue_4836 shared a tip "This is a very powerful movie"

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hamid_elahi shared a tip "Very much"

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its_my_toast shared a tip "This is a long film, but it is a journey everyone - especially cinephiles - should take. This is an incredible story and film."

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rose_villatoro shared a tip "The director is phenomenal"

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robby_corrado shared a tip "Impecibally shot. Satisfy your wanderlust AND watch an 11/10"

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benicio_7681 shared a tip "Amazing movie. Raw and unapologetic"

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hollywoodharold shared a tip "Pretty Much a perfect movie IMO. Has everything you can ever ask for in a movie, Crime, Romance, humor etc."

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jason_ross_2838 shared a tip "An all around amazing movie"

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ewilli07 shared a tip "Favorite all-time movie. The cinematography is phenomenal. Never gets old. A true classic."

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tha_chain_snatcher shared a tip "In my top five of all time"

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