About the film
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City of Men
Release Date: August 31, 2007
|Slogan||:||«An unforgettable tale of friendship and survival in a city where the greatest challenge is growing up.»|
|Production Companies||:||Fox Filmes do Brasil, Globo Filmes, O2 Filmes, Petrobrás|
|Producers||:||Fernando Meirelles, Andrea Barata Ribeiro, Bel Berlinck, Paulo Morelli, Mariza Figueiredo, Guel Arraes|
Best buddies Acerola and Laranjinha, about to turn 18, discover things about their missing fathers' pasts which will shatter their solid friendship, in the middle of a war between rival drug gangs from Rio's favelas.