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A.k.a.
City of God
Year
2002
Runtime
130 min.
Directors
Fernando Meirelles, Kátia Lund
Genres
Crime, Drama
Rating *
8.7
Votes *
549,135
Checks
48,934
Favs
6,369
Dislikes
198
Favs/checks
13.0% (1:8)
Favs/dislikes
32:1
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  1. sammysin's avatar

    sammysin

    Really enjoyed the flow of the movie. I can see why it is so highly rated. 4 years 8 months ago
  2. Ellez's avatar

    Ellez

    Impressive movie, even more impressive when you realize that most of the actors are people living in the favela who did never act before. I absolutely loved it. 4 years 12 months ago
  3. Serehrenfest's avatar

    Serehrenfest

    The story and the way it is told are both so involving... really a great film. 4 years 11 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #4 in Cinema Tropical - Top Ten Latin American Films of the Decade (2000-2009)
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  2. This movie ranks #5 in 2000s
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  3. This movie ranks #7 in The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema
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  4. This movie ranks #8 in Crime
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  5. This movie ranks #14 in The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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  6. This movie ranks #15 in Drama
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  7. This movie ranks #18 in FOK! top 250
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  8. This movie ranks #21 in Top 250
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  9. This movie ranks #24 in Spike Lee's Essential Film List
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  10. This movie ranks #38 in BBC's 100 greatest films of the 21st Century
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  11. This movie ranks #40 in A.V. Club - The best films of the '00s
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  12. This movie ranks #68 in Reddit top 250
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  13. This movie ranks #91 in FilmTotaal top 100
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  14. This movie ranks #177 in Empire 500
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  15. This movie ranks #181 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  16. This movie ranks #329 in Harvard University's Suggested Film Viewing List: Narrative Films (2012)
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  17. This movie ranks #335 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  18. This movie ranks #396 in 501 Must See Movies
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  19. This movie ranks #624 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  20. This movie ranks #952 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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