Search results for "José Padilha"

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Bus 174 (2002)

Documentary depicts what happened in Rio de Janeiro on June 12th 2000, when bus 174 was taken by an armed young man, threatening to shoot all the passengers. Transmitted live ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Yvonne Bezerra de Mello  •  Sandro do Nascimento  •  Rodrigo Pimentel  •  Luiz Eduardo Soares

Secrets of the Tribe (2010) RT Audience 81%

What happens when western anthropologists descend on the Amazon and make one of the last unacculturated tribes in existence, the Yanomami, the most exhaustively filmed and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Robert Borofsky  •  Jesus Cardozo  •  Napoleon A. Chagnon  •  Marie Isabel Eguillor

RoboCop (2014) RT 49% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2014

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2012

After a bloody invasion of the BOPE in the High-Security Penitentiary Bangu 1 in Rio de Janeiro to control a rebellion of interns, the Lieutenant-Colonel Roberto Nascimento ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Wagner Moura  •  Irandhir Santos  •  André Ramiro  •  Pedro Van-Held

Garapa (2009) RT Audience 71%

A documentary on three families struggling to survive in Brazil.  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Padilha

Elite Squad (2007)

In 1997, before the visit of the pope to Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento from BOPE (Special Police Operations Battalion) is assigned to eliminate the risks of the drug ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Wagner Moura  •  Caio Junqueira  •  André Ramiro  •  Milhem Cortaz

Rio, I Love You (2014)

The third episode of the Cities of Love franchise, Rio, I Love You is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Turturro  •  Fernando Meirelles  •  Vicente Amorim  •  Carlos Saldanha  •  José Padilha  •  Nadine Labaki  •  Paolo Sorrentino  •  Guillermo Arriaga  •  Im Sang-soo  •  Stephan Elliott  •  Andrucha Waddington  •  César Charlone
CAST:  Vincent Cassel  •  Fernanda Montenegro  •  Eduardo Sterblitch  •  Basil Hoffman

7 Days in Entebbe (2018)

In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Rosamund Pike  •  Daniel Brühl  •  Eddie Marsan  •  Lior Ashkenazi

Um Filme de Cinema (2015)

An abandoned tumbledown theater in the outback of Paraíba state is the initial setting of a film about cinema, which explores the testimonials of the novelist and playwright ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Walter Carvalho
CAST:  Béla Tarr  •  Ruy Guerra  •  Julio Bressane  •  Lucrecia Martel

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