Carandiru (2003)

R 03/21/2003 (US) Drama 2h 28m
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Inside here nobody is guilty. Do you believe that?


When a doctor decides to carry out an AIDS prevention program inside Latin America’s largest prison: the Casa de Detenção de São Paulo - Carandiru, he discovers the victim of one of the darkest days in Brazilian History when the State of São Paulo’s Military Police, with the excuse for law enforcement, shot to death 111 people. Based on real facts and on the book written by Dráuzio Varella.

  1. Héctor Babenco

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Victor Navas


  3. Fernando Bonassi


Top Billed Cast

  1. Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos

    Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos

    Doutor (Physician)

  2. Milton Gonçalves

    Milton Gonçalves


  3. Ivan de Almeida

    Ivan de Almeida

    Nego Preto (Ebony)

  4. Ailton Graça

    Ailton Graça

    Majestade (Majesty)

  5. Maria Luísa Mendonça

    Maria Luísa Mendonça


  6. Aida Leiner

    Aida Leiner


  7. Rodrigo Santoro

    Rodrigo Santoro

    Lady Di

  8. Gero Camilo

    Gero Camilo

    Sem Chance (No Way)

  9. Lázaro Ramos

    Lázaro Ramos


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Status Released

Original Language Portuguese

Budget $3,684,600.00

Revenue -


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