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Black Orpheus

Black Orpheus(1959)

Also Known As: Orfeu Negro |

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A streetcar conductor loses his true love during Brazil's carnival season.

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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1959 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  not available
Sound:  70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints), Mono (35 mm prints) Production Co:  Janus Films .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Kino International .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  France (FR)
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  • Black Orpheus

    Goetan 2014-06-13

    A fantastical retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice Greek myth. A streetcar conductor falls in love and loses a woman during Carnival, full of... MORE>

  • An Overrated Film

    disinterested spectator 2014-06-09

    If you decide to watch this movie, I hope you like dancing, because that is what half the movie is, and it is monotonous, repetitive dancing to monotonous,... MORE>

  • Good Movie!

    Cecil Stinnett 2010-01-13

    I had never heard of this movie until was shown on TCM. No wonder TCM is one of my favorite networks along with ESPN and the History Channel. I was... MORE>