This is the story of the BOPE, a SWAT-like team at war with the drug lords of Rio de Janeiro. Racing against time, its hard-driving captain puts a pair of rookies through hell in an effort to shape a worthy successor and clear out a drug-infested slum before his imminent retirement. Full description
Zazen Produções., Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm), Genius Products, LLC., Quanta (Firm), Constantin Film (Firm), Posto 9 (Firm), Feijad Filmes (Firm)
Padilha, José., Prado, Marcos., Pimentel, Rodrigo, 1971-, Mantovani, Bráulio., Moura, Wagner, 1976-, Ramiro, André., Junqueira, Caio., Batista, André., Soares, Luiz Eduardo.
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