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City of God

2002 Rated R 2hr 10m

Growing up in a Rio de Janeiro favela, Rocket is able to avoid being drawn into a life of drugs and crime by having a passion for photography. Through his eyes, the dramatic stories of several of the slum's colorful residents unfold.

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Movie Details

Awards
2004 Independent Spirit Awards®
  • Best Foreign Film nominee
TIME® Magazine List
  • All-TIME 100 Movies
2003 BAFTA®
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
2003 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
2004 Academy Award®
  • Best Cinematography nominee
  • Best Director nominee: Fernando Meirelles
  • Best Writing Adapted Screenplay nominee
  • Best Film Editing nominee
Ratings
R
Strong brutal violence, sexuality, drug content and language
17
Common Sense rating Not for kids

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1

Subtitles

English, Spanish (Neutral), French

Closed captioned

Yes

Language and sound

Portuguese: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1

Subtitles

English, French

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Portuguese (Brazilian): DTS 5.1 HD

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; "News from a Personal War" documentary.