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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:  Brazil (BR)
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  • play on..dance on..live on.

    a.morris 2018-02-14

    some people will like the pace of the story.. some will not. there is a great amount of material for the script.it is impressive how it fit the movie. the... MORE>

  • Black Orpheus: Music Is The Star

    Doc Long 2016-06-20

    Carnival time in Rio is the backdrop for this influential and important film that ranks with any foreign language work introduced to the American audience.... MORE>

  • Genius

    Eugene Brice II 2015-02-24

    The movie depicts life as it was in the poor area of rio, in any slum it is very difficult because of lack of money, so usually there are certain times... MORE>