With Embrafilme (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Pixote (1981)

R | 128 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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The life of a boy in the streets of Sao Paulo, involved with crimes, prostitution and drugs.

Director: Hector Babenco | Stars: Fernando Ramos da Silva, Jorge Julião, Gilberto Moura, Edilson Lino

Votes: 6,073

2. Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)

R | 120 min | Drama

7.4
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80 Metascore

A gay man and a political prisoner are together in a prison. The gay man narrates the stories of two fake movies and his own life.

Director: Hector Babenco | Stars: William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sônia Braga, José Lewgoy

Votes: 13,248 | Gross: $17.04M

3. Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976)

R | 110 min | Comedy

7.0
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52 Metascore

In a small city of Brazil, a woman named Flor marries a man named Vadinho, but once married she finds that he is a good-for-nothing. She works teaching cooking and he takes all of her money... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Barreto | Stars: Sônia Braga, José Wilker, Mauro Mendonça, Dinorah Brillanti

Votes: 2,097

4. Amor Estranho Amor (1982)

R | 97 min | Drama

5.9
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São Paulo, 1937. Hugo is a12-year-old teenage boy who came from Santa Catarina, being brought by his grandmother to return him to his mother, Anna who is a lover of Osmar, the the most ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Vera Fischer, Tarcísio Meira, Xuxa, Íris Bruzzi

Votes: 847

5. A Dama do Lotação (1978)

R | 90 min | Drama

5.9
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Carlos and Solange, childhood sweethearts, marry after a chaste courtship. On their wedding night, Solange refuses to make love to him. First he pleads, then in anger he rapes her. She says... See full summary »

Director: Neville de Almeida | Stars: Sônia Braga, Nuno Leal Maia, Jorge Dória, Paulo César Peréio

Votes: 533

6. They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981)

120 min | Drama

8.2
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Union leader's son doesn't want to engage in a strike, because his wife is pregnant, thus disregarding his father's tradition of political activism.

Director: Leon Hirszman | Stars: Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, Fernanda Montenegro, Carlos Alberto Riccelli, Bete Mendes

Votes: 957

7. Antonio das Mortes (1969)

100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Period piece about a Brazil that is no more. This movie is the sequel to "God and the Devil in the Land of the Sun" (Deus e o diabo na terra do sol), and takes place 29 years after Antonio ... See full summary »

Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Maurício do Valle, Odete Lara, Othon Bastos, Hugo Carvana

Votes: 1,517

8. O Convite ao Prazer (1980)

113 min | Drama

6.5
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Two friends discuss their love adventures, and the emptiness ensuing each new conquest.

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Sandra Bréa, Roberto Maya, Helena Ramos, Serafim Gonzalez

Votes: 98

9. I Love You (1981)

R | 110 min | Drama

6.2
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Man meets woman, and invites her home. The two start an intense relationship in order to shield themselves from loneliness.

Director: Arnaldo Jabor | Stars: Sônia Braga, Paulo César Peréio, Vera Fischer, Tarcísio Meira

Votes: 512

10. Os Sete Gatinhos (1980)

109 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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Noronha, who works at the Chamber of Deputies as an office boy, lives in the Grajaú with his wife, Gorda and their five unmarried daughters, Aurora, Hilda, Debora, Arlete and Silene, who is... See full summary »

Director: Neville de Almeida | Stars: Antônio Fagundes, Ana Maria Magalhães, Lima Duarte, Ary Fontoura

Votes: 278

11. A Menina do Lado (1987)

95 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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Middle-aged married journalist goes to the beach resort of Búzios, in Brazil, to write a book. Gradually, he falls in love with his neighbor's daughter, a beautiful teenager much younger than he, ignoring the social implications.

Director: Alberto Salvá | Stars: Reginaldo Faria, Flávia Monteiro, Débora Duarte, Sérgio Mamberti

Votes: 142

12. Quilombo (1984)

114 min | Drama

6.3
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Palmares is a 17th-century quilombo, a settlement of escaped slaves in northeast Brazil. In 1650, plantation slaves revolt and head for the mountains where they find others led by the aged ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Diegues | Stars: Bené Batista, Jonas Bloch, Zózimo Bulbul, Emmanuel Cavalcanti

Votes: 385

13. Eros, O Deus do Amor (1981)

107 min | Drama

5.8
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A man explores the process of formation of sexuality and is looking for a woman that does not exist.

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Lilian Lemmertz, Dina Sfat, Renée de Vielmond, Kate Lyra

Votes: 106

14. Rio Babilônia (1982)

115 min | Drama

5.0
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Public relations man is invited to guide American millionaire during his stay in Rio de Janeiro. In this course, he gets involved in the most bizarre situations, from orgiastic mega-parties... See full summary »

Director: Neville de Almeida | Stars: Ovídio Abreu, Pedro Aguinaga, Tamur Aimara, Arminda Amorim

Votes: 226

15. Karla - Sedenta de Amor (1974)

90 min | Drama

5.4
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Director: Ismar Porto | Stars: Rubens Abreu, Vilma Celeste, Pascoal Guida, Fernando José

Votes: 5

16. Lucio Flavio (1977)

118 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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History of a famous Brazilian bandit of the early seventies.

Director: Hector Babenco | Stars: Reginaldo Faria, Ana Maria Magalhães, Milton Gonçalves, Paulo César Peréio

Votes: 406

17. Forever (1991)

96 min | Drama, Mystery

5.3
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Marked by her father's strong presence, since he is a rich and powerful businessman, the beautiful Berenice investigates his love life, to feel closer to him. With her findings, their ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Eva Grimaldi, Gioia Scola, Janet Agren

Votes: 69

18. O Trapalhão na Ilha do Tesouro (1975)

96 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.0
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Two fishermen Dogfish names Joe and Lula discover the result of a theft of a dangerous gang of smugglers and go immediately to be persecuted by them. In pursuit of the bandits is also the ... See full summary »

Director: J.B. Tanko | Stars: Renato Aragão, Dedé Santana, Mário Cardoso, Eliane Martins

Votes: 80

19. Bye Bye Brasil (1980)

R | 110 min | Drama

7.4
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The Caravana Rolidei rolls into town with the Gypsy Lord at the mike: he does magic tricks, the erotic Salomé dances, and the mute Swallow performs feats of strength. A young accordion ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Diegues | Stars: José Wilker, Betty Faria, Fábio Jr., Zaira Zambelli

Votes: 1,358

20. Copacabana Mon Amour (1970)

85 min | Comedy

6.9
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The saga of some Copacabana dwellers: Sônia Silk, a prostitute also known as Miss Prado Júnior and Peroxide Beast; her gay brother, addicted to smelling his boss's underwear; and Mr. Grillo, the boss.

Director: Rogério Sganzerla | Stars: Helena Ignez, Paulo Villaça, Guará Rodrigues, Otoniel Serra

Votes: 131

21. Eu (1987)

123 min | Drama, Comedy

5.6
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Marcelo is a tiresome, powerful and selfish millionaire. He lives in an existentialistic crisis, since he is a successful businessman but afraid of age and death. He can have any women he ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Tarcísio Meira, Bia Seidl, Monique Lafond, Monique Evans

Votes: 171

22. Erotic Stories (1980)

100 min | Comedy

6.3
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Comedy in 4 segments. In "Arroz e Feijão" (Rice and Beans), owner of a boarding-house seduces her young countryboy tenant. In "As Três Virgens" (The Three Virgins) three spinsters are ... See full summary »

Directors: Joaquim Pedro de Andrade, Eduardo Escorel, Roberto Palmari, Roberto Santos | Stars: Cristina Aché, Xandó Batista, Cláudio Cavalcanti, Paulo A. Costa

Votes: 52

23. The Age of the Earth (1980)

140 min | Drama, Fantasy, History

6.8
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Four Third-World Christs try to stop the American industrialist John Brahms in Glauber Rocha's experimental film inspired by Pier Paolo Pasolini's murder.

Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Maurício do Valle, Jece Valadão, Antonio Pitanga, Tarcísio Meira

Votes: 397

24. The Brazilwood Man (1982)

106 min | Comedy

6.1
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Fantasy comedy about Brazilian writer Oswald de Andrade, one of the most important icons of Modernism in Brazil. In the film, Oswald is played by two actors: Ítala Nandi, as his feminine ... See full summary »

Director: Joaquim Pedro de Andrade | Stars: Juliana Carneiro da Cunha, Ítala Nandi, Flávio Galvão, Regina Duarte

Votes: 112

25. Iracema, a Virgem dos Lábios de Mel (1979)

98 min | Adventure, Romance

4.8
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The loves and life of a beautiful Brazilian Indian woman.

Director: Carlos Coimbra | Stars: Helena Ramos, Tony Correia, Carlos Koppa, Francisco Di Franco

Votes: 32

26. Happily Ever After (1986)

108 min | Drama

6.1
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In São Paulo, a married woman in her 30s lives with husband and two children; she's Fernanda, an interior designer. Shortly after her father's death, a vivid dream disorients her: she ... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Barreto | Stars: Regina Duarte, Paulo Castelli, Patricio Bisso, Kiki Cunha Bueno

Votes: 79

27. Os Bons Tempos Voltaram: Vamos Gozar Outra Vez (1985)

115 min | Comedy

5.8
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The film consists of two stories: the first one takes place in Rio de Janeiro in the 1950s and the second one, of a more political character, takes place during the 1964 Coup in Brazil.

Directors: Ivan Cardoso, John Herbert | Stars: Carla Camurati, Paulo César Grande, Carina Cooper, Pedro Cardoso

Votes: 107

28. Xica da Silva (1976)

107 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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The romanced story of Xica da Silva, a slave that used her "feminine atributs" in order to get power.

Director: Carlos Diegues | Stars: Zezé Motta, Walmor Chagas, Altair Lima, Elke Maravilha

Votes: 464

29. Happier Than Ever (1984)

91 min | Drama

6.6
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Carlos, a left-wing militant involved in actions against the Brazilian dictatorship in the early seventies, decides to get closer to his teenage son Gabriel, but his duties towards the ... See full summary »

Director: Murilo Salles | Stars: Claudio Marzo, Roberto Bataglin, Susana Vieira, Meiry Vieira

Votes: 83

30. Amor Voraz (1984)

114 min | Drama

5.8
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Ana is going through psychological problems. She and lifelong friend Cléia decide to revisit the place they spent their childhood together in an attempt to get better results in her ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Vera Fischer, Márcia Rodrigues, Bianca Byington, Cornélia Herr

Votes: 33

31. O Rei da Noite (1975)

97 min | Drama

6.9
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In the 1940s, in São Paulo, bohemian guy engages in a love affair with two daughters of a friend of his mother's, but ends up marrying uncongenial woman, with whom he quarrels all the time.

Director: Hector Babenco | Stars: Paulo José, Marília Pêra, Vick Militello, Isadora de Farias

Votes: 91

32. The Kiss (1981)

80 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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When a pedestrian is hit by a bus, the simple clerk Arandir runs and kisses the moribund in a gesture of sympathy and unconditional pure love. The opportunist scum photographer Amado ... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Barreto | Stars: Tarcísio Meira, Ney Latorraca, Lídia Brondi, Christiane Torloni

Votes: 204

33. Memórias do Cárcere (1984)

185 min | Drama

7.4
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Graciliano Ramos' period he spent in prison after being considered a subversive element by the government.

Director: Nelson Pereira dos Santos | Stars: Carlos Vereza, Glória Pires, Nildo Parente, José Dumont

Votes: 350

34. Iracema - Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

7.1
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Truck driver travelling along the Transamazonic Road, a huge highway in Brazil that crosses the Amazon forest, meets a prostitute and slowly becomes aware of the problems in that region.

Directors: Jorge Bodanzky, Orlando Senna | Stars: Paulo César Peréio, Edna de Cássia, Lúcio Dos Santos, Elma Martins

Votes: 278

35. As Filhas do Fogo (1978)

98 min | Horror, Thriller

6.6
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Woman living in São Paulo goes to Gramado, South of Brazil, to visit a friend of hers. Together, they meet an odd woman who engages in strange experiences in parapsychology. From then on, bizarre events are bound to happen.

Director: Walter Hugo Khouri | Stars: Paola Morra, Karin Rodrigues, Rosina Malbouisson, Maria Rosa

Votes: 79

36. Raoni (1978)

84 min | Documentary

6.0
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An examination of issues surrounding the survival of the indigenous tribes of north central Brazil.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dutilleux, Luiz Carlos Saldanha | Stars: Marlon Brando, Clive Kelly, Jacques Perrin, Paulo César Peréio

Votes: 46

37. Filme Demência (1986)

92 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.2
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Transposition of the myth of Faust to modern Brazil. The heir to a bankrupt cigarette factory, amidst a personal crisis, leaves everything behind and heads for a supposed paradise he has ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Reichenbach | Stars: Ênio Gonçalves, Emílio Di Biasi, Imara Reis, Fernando Benini

Votes: 121

38. The Abyss (1977)

80 min | Drama

6.5
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Man tries to decipher a manuscript about an ancient civilization and gets involved in strange situations.

Director: Rogério Sganzerla | Stars: Norma Bengell, José Mojica Marins, Wilson Grey, Jorge Loredo

Votes: 55

39. Intimidade (1975)

105 min | Drama

2.0
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Directors: Perry Salles, Michael Sarne | Stars: Vera Fischer, Perry Salles, Rodolfo Arena, José Lewgoy

Votes: 10

40. O Amuleto de Ogum (1974)

112 min | Drama

6.9
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To entertain some thieves, a blind guitar player tells them the story of a man from the Northeast of Brazil, involved with criminals living in the suburbs of Rio de Janeiro, who allegedly ... See full summary »

Director: Nelson Pereira dos Santos | Stars: Ney Santanna, Anecy Rocha, Joffre Soares, Maria Ribeiro

Votes: 115

41. Doida Demais (1989)

105 min | Action, Drama

4.6
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Shady and beautiful art dealer involves her former lover and an art expert in a scheme to deceive a rich collector. Exposed, she escapes to the State of Bahia backcountry with her new lover, a pilot.

Director: Sergio Rezende | Stars: Manfredo Bahia, Paulo Betti, Luca De Castro, Chico Expedito

Votes: 105

42. Love Lesson (1975)

85 min | Drama

6.2
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A German governess is hired to give German and piano lessons to the teenager son of a rich traditional family, in the 20s. But soon they get involved, and she teaches him love lessons instead.

Director: Eduardo Escorel | Stars: Lilian Lemmertz, Rogério Fróes, Irene Ravache, Marcos Taquechel

Votes: 142

43. The Secret of the Mummy (1982)

85 min | Comedy, Horror

5.1
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Laughed at when he announced the discovery of the elixer of life, a scientist Professor Expedito Vitus devotes himself to the reconstitution of a map which has been divided into eight parts... See full summary »

Director: Ivan Cardoso | Stars: Joel Barcellos, Rubem Barra, Carla Bayton, Maria Zilda Bethlem

Votes: 209

44. A Dama do Cine Shanghai (1987)

115 min | Crime, Mystery

6.3
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Real estate broker and former boxer enters an old cinema in the decadent downtown São Paulo and meets an intriguing and mysterious woman, very much alike the leading lady of the film. He ... See full summary »

Director: Guilherme de Almeida Prado | Stars: Maitê Proença, Antônio Fagundes, José Lewgoy, Jorge Dória

Votes: 216

45. Prova de Fogo (1980)

90 min | Drama

4.8
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Young man leaves his job at a bank to devote himself to being a psychic.

Director: Marco Altberg | Stars: Maitê Proença, Pedro Paulo Rangel, Ivan de Almeida, Ligia Diniz

Votes: 30

46. The Dolphin (1987)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama

5.9
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A dolphin takes the form of a human man in order to seduce the women of a fishing village.

Director: Walter Lima Jr. | Stars: Carlos Alberto Riccelli, Cássia Kis, Ney Latorraca, Dira Paes

Votes: 200

47. Os Saltimbancos Trapalhões (1981)

95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Four humble and goofy employees of a prominent circus, all of them with a natural comedic talent, rebel against their tyrannical boss and his unscrupulous illusionist assistant.

Director: J.B. Tanko | Stars: Renato Aragão, Baiaco, Mário Cardoso, Maria Cláudia

Votes: 500

48. Fruto do Amor (1981)

86 min | Drama

4.7
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Director: Milton Alencar | Stars: Gerusa Amaral, Valentim Anderson, Ordália Aparecida, Ramon Araujo

Votes: 19

49. Love Me Forever or Never (1986)

110 min | Drama

6.6
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Young and recently separated couple meet in a modern house and start discussing their past relationship.

Director: Arnaldo Jabor | Stars: Fernanda Torres, Thales Pan Chacon

Votes: 384

50. Lucíola, o Anjo Pecador (1975)

100 min | Drama

6.1
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Lúcia, a prostitute, the most rich and most beautiful woman in Rio de Janeiro, a single woman, until knows Paulo. With a relationship, the both walk together on a hard way, where the court ... See full summary »

Director: Alfredo Sternheim | Stars: Helena Ramos, Michel Cohen, Oswaldo D'ávila, Aparecida de Castro

Votes: 27


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