Recommended movies/DVDs related to this city:

"Bossa Nova" if you want to fall in love with Rio, "City of God" for a dose of reality. - Jul 2010

Tropa de Elite, City of God, Passenger x (keeping in mine that that view of the favela side of Rio is only one part of life here), that 1960's or 70's movie about an American and her Brazilian boyfriend, the 2009 movie about the Brazilian bossa nova pioneers and their adventures trying to market it in NY (Os Desafiados?), 7 Days in September. - Jun 2010

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