Brazilian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant brazilian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, humorous, light, tense, realistic and suspense films and TV shows about / with brazilian, murder, youth, family relations, death, husband wife relationship, romance, male nudity, violence and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in Brazil, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as brazilian: Samba in Mettmann (2004), My Mom is a Character 2 (2016), S.O.S.: Women to the Sea (2014), Between Us (2013), Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003), Slaughterhouse (2012), Till Luck Do Us Part 2 (2013), S.O.S.: Women to the Sea 2 (2015), Nise: The Heart of Madness (2015), DJ Cinderella (2019).

List of brazilian movies

Samba in Mettmann (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Olaf is to take care of the family's cleaner's store, while his dad is away on a fair. In the evening he runs into three Brazilian ladies thrown out of a limousine not knowing where to go. Olaf invites them to stay with him and his deaf ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good
Plot: wedding, grandfather, transsexuality, brazilian, small town, laundry, living room, fiancee, family relations, trio, deaf
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My Mom is a Character 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dona Hermínia is back, but now rich and famous since she is the host of her own successful TV show. However, the overprotective character will have to deal with her children's departures, as Marcelina and Juliano decide to move out. In ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mother, brazilian, kids and family, parent child relationship, parents and children, family life, grandmother granddaughter relationship, family relations, large family, siblings relations, eccentric family, sisters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, brazil
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S.O.S.: Women to the Sea (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Recently divorced Adriana tries to get revenge on the woman who took her husband away from her by going on a European cruze along with them.
Style: light, funny, scenic, romantic, humorous
Plot: romance, friendship, break-up, breakup, adventure, sea voyage, cruise, pursuit, chase, disorder, brazilian, vengeance ...
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 7.1
 1K
Between Us (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of literature-loving friends bury letters to be opened 10 years later when they will confront the dreams of their youth with what the future has held in store for them.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, tense ...
Plot: friendship, reunion, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, under the surface, life is a bitch, friends, countryside, writer's life, brazilian, innocence lost
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: brazil
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Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town selling all sort of things and performing as master of ceremonies for some cheesy numbers, such as the woman who gets transformed into a gorilla. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, hitman, couples, love and romance, cons and scams, fall in love, danger, small town, infidelity, crimes, cuckold, brazilian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
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Slaughterhouse (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Five youngsters are on their way back home. They stop the car for no reason and they begin to disappear, one by one. Some of them leave a trail of blood behind. There's a sick maniac around who just wants torture them, killing them and have a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: found footage, serial killer, disappearance, torture, violence, teenager, terror, brutality, maniac, mystery, threat, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
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Till Luck Do Us Part 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After all the trouble in the first film, Tino and Jane have more fun adventures. Still tasting bitter failure, they see a light at the end of the tunnel with uncle Olavinho’s unexpected inheritance. However, the will carries an unusual request: ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating
Plot: bad luck, fortune, chase, mafioso, inheritance, family relations, encounter, overnight success, husband wife relationship, money, brazilian, luck ...
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S.O.S.: Women to the Sea 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Afraid her husband will fall back with his ex girlfriend after they're assigned to work together, Adriana and her sister set sail to the U.S. to go after him to stop this from happening.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, girlfriend, adventure, friends, youth, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, disorder, friendship, love, rivalry, brazilian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Nise: The Heart of Madness (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Dr. Nise da Silveira is back at work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of Rio de Janeirom where she refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock in the treatment of schizophrenics. Ridiculed by ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: disturbed individual, brazilian history, art exhibition, mental institution, historical event, mental patient, mental illness, painter, female artist, mentally unstable, brazilian, psycho ...
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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Stronger Than The World: The Story of José Aldo (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Brazil
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Story of longtime UFC Featherweight champion and the struggles facing him on the road to the top.
Style: uplifting, inspirational, touching, exciting, heartbreaking
Plot: rise and fall, ambition, rivalry, determination, contests and competitions, rags to riches, follow your dream, athlete's life, sport, lifestyle, courage, life changing experience ...
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 4.7
 919
DJ Cinderella (2019)
Genre: Family, Music, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cintia is modern princess, she's connected, decided and loves music. This "pop" princess used to live with their parents in a huge castle with a nice view to the city. Every night she looked through the window and watch the view ...
Style: feel good, sincere, romantic, colourful, romanticism ...
Audience: teens, family outing, teen drama
Plot: cinderella story, radio dj, imaginary kingdom, music, love and romance, fall in love, castle, punishment, romantic rivalry, brazilian, family relations, transformation ...
Time: contemporary
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Internet - The Movie (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a convention of youtubers, the characters enter into various conflicts since they are all in search of fame at any price.
Style: captivating, feel good, sincere, light, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: internet, convention, celebrity, society, glory, youth, friends, congress, brazilian, hotel
Time: contemporary
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Captains of the Sands (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 96 min.
Story: About the life and adventures of a gang of abandoned street kids known as "Capitães da Areia" (Captains of the Sands), in Salvador, Bahia, during the 1950s.
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, light
Plot: street urchin, homeless teenager, burglar, orphan, poverty, homelessness, teenage boy, brazilian, female director, imprisonment, abandoned baby, street kid ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: brazil, northeast brazil
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Till Luck Do Us Part (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Check out the hilarious story of luck and misadventures of Tino, a family man whose life is transformed after he wins the lottery. Dazzled by wealth, this boaster spends all his money on a life of luxury and ostentation. But after finding out that ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Plot: bad luck, bankrupt, luxury, luck, fortune, lottery, money, husband wife relationship, winning, financial problem, brazilian, encounter ...
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A Wolf at the Door (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on real events, and set in Rio de Janeiro, A Wolf at the Door is the nerve-rattling tale of a kidnapped child and the terror of the parents left behind. When Sylvia discovers her six-year-old daughter has been picked up at school by an unknown ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, infidelity, kidnapping, family problems, couples, crimes, human nature, destructive relationship, dishonesty, mistress, brazilian, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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Brazilian Western (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An adaptation of the eponymous song by Renato Russo, a famous Brazilian singer and composer who in the style of Bob Dylan knew how to delight crowds by telling stories and singing with his lyrics. Focusing on the love story of outlaw João do Santo ...
Style: rough, realistic, tense, emotional, serious
Plot: love and romance, drug dealing, fall in love, love affair, crimes, criminal's revenge, romance, criminal heroes, crime, on the run, life is a bitch, forbidden love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: brazil
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Boy & the World (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Suffering because of his father departure to the big city, a boy leaves his village and discovers a fantastic world dominated by bug-engines and strange beings. An unusual animation with various artistic techniques that portrays the issues of the ...
Style: surreal, touching, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Plot: obsessive quest, imaginary, self discovery, escapades, youth, globalization, surrealism, little boy, travel, brazilian, adventure, missing person ...
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 6.0
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Kill Me Please (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Barra da Tijuca, West Side Zone of Rio de Janeiro. A wave of murderers plague the area. What starts off as a morbid curiosity for the local youth slowly begins to spoil away at their lives. Among them is Bia, a fifteen year old girl. After an ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage girl, murder, youth, danger, deadly, reincarnation, escapades, brazilian, life is a bitch, female director, lesbian, sport team ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
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Santa Monica (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A young man is warned by his boyfriend that he is leaving. Melancholia becomes part of his life until his friends take him to parties, amid these adventures, he can finally rediscover happiness.
Style: silent film, sentimental, romantic, psychological, touching ...
Plot: lgbt, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, love and romance, gay couple, gay relationship, gay, gay protagonist, young lovers, gays and lesbians, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
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 6.1
 9K
Sergio (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A sweeping drama set in the chaotic aftermath of the US invasion of Iraq, where the life of top UN diplomat Sergio Vieira de Mello hangs in the balance during the most treacherous mission of his career.
Plot: female nudity, missionary position, al qaeda, diplomacy, brazilian, un, bombing, terrorist attack, press conference, surprise attack, archive footage, rubble ...
Place: cambodia, rio de janeiro, indonesia, baghdad iraq
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The New Mutants (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of the New Mutants, a team of mutant heroes comprised of the first graduates from Charles Xavier's school.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, superhero team, superhero, captivity, good versus evil, fight, dark past, escape, marvel entertainment, sole survivor, teenage hero, heroic mission ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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 8.3
 36K
The Mechanism (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 41 min.
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Story: A scandal erupts in Brazil during an investigation of alleged government corruption via oil and construction companies. Loosely inspired by true events.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense, propaganda film
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: corruption, society, dishonesty, investigation, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, scheme, politician, money laundering, police investigation, propaganda ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: sao paulo brazil, brazil, rio de janeiro
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Lazare (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A team of French-Brazilian actors goes to Bucharest in Romania to shoot a film at a lower cost. But the Romanian technical team secretly shoot their own film.
Style: psychotronic, avant garde, contemplative, stylized, cult film
Plot: paranoia, backstage, conspiracy, filmmaking, schizophrenia, ambitious man, hitman, female protagonist, love, hallucination, surrealism, lgbt ...
Place: europe, romania
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Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Style: rough, twists and turns, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful
Plot: mother son incest, incest, sex with a minor, sex with mother, boy, male nudity, older woman teenage boy sex, mother son relationship, undressing, girl, puberty, prostitute ...
Time: year 1937, 1930s, 70s, year 1982
Place: brazil
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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: space station, trapped in space, alien, scientist, giant monster, experiment gone awry, self sacrifice, danger, alternate dimension, convulsion, earth viewed from space, betrayal ...
Time: near future, 2020s, 2000s
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Sixteen-Oh-Sixty (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Rich executive being threatened by a burglar who had been caught trying to steal his mansion hires a hitman to kill him in prison. But another man is killed instead, leaving a widow and three kids. Full of remorse, he tries to help the family, ...
Plot: hitman, husband wife relationship, sarcasm, class differences, death, wealth, attempted robbery, seduction, older woman younger man relationship, murder, money, businessman ...
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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 6.2
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Phil Spector (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, controversial, based on true events
Plot: showbiz, legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, artists and showbiz, lawyers and clients, murder, scandal, prosecution, husband wife relationship, violence against women, interview ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, 1940s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 6.4
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Saudade (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A film that explores the true meaning of a word by medical professionals, feelings of real people and the images that represent the word to the filmmaker. The viewer will get into a journey through true stories and feelings, chasing the true meaning ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, funny ...
Plot: hip hop, misfit, social misfits, cause and meaning, friendship, stabbing, rap, bar, hip hop culture, musician's life, japanese culture, friends ...
Place: japan, asia
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Gabriel and the Mountain (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before entering a prestigious American university, Gabriel Buchmann decides to travel the world for one year. After ten months on the road with his backpack full of dreams, immersed at the heart of various countries, he arrives in Kenya determined ...
Style: sentimental, suspense, touching, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: travel, taking a photograph, school, children, photograph, brazilian abroad, mountain climbing, classroom, snow, girlfriend, campfire, giraffe ...
Place: tanzania, africa, kenya
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Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Brazil
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film tells the story of an intuitive, adventurous man who loved his country and being Brazilian. This man fought to be loyal to himself. His music is a transparent portrait of his genius, intuition, freedom, adventure and passion for Brazil.
Plot: composer, musician, fictional biography, boy, male nudity, marriage, saxophonist, pianist, rain forest, time, nudity (full frontal - brief), virginity ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s, 1940s, 1950s, 20th century ...
Place: rio de janeiro, new york, brazil, paris france
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