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Black Orpheus

Black Orpheus(1959)

Also Known As: Orfeu Negro |

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Brief Synopsis

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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  • 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>

  • 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>