City of Men Movie

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2008 | R | Drama Foreign | 1hr, 53m

Epic tale of gang warfare set in Rio's hillside slums. more

Release DateU.S.

City of Men was released on
Friday, February 29, 2008 Release


Tuesday, July 1, 2008

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Paulo Morelli
Regina Case



Miramax Films & 4 more

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R for violent content, language and some sexuality


Growing up in a culture dictated by violence and run by street gangs, teenagers Acerola and Laranjinha have become close as brothers. With their eighteenth birthdays fast approaching, Laranjinha sets out to find the father he never met, while Acerola struggles to raise his own young son. But when they suddenly find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past.

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