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Behind the Sun (2001)

PG-13
105 min | Drama

When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families.
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Karim Aïnouz (screenplay) (as Karim Ainouz) | Ismail Kadare (novel) | Sérgio Machado (screenplay) | João Moreira Salles (additional dialogue) & 2 more
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$ 4,671
Gross (USA)
$ 19,861
Gross (World)
$ 805,755
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Release date
Dec 12, 2001 (United States)

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16 cast members
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José Dumont
Father Father   See fewer
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Rita Assemany
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Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos
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Caio Junqueira
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Everaldo Pontes
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Wagner Moura
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Gero Camilo
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Othon Bastos
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Vinícius de Oliveira
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Soia Lira
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Maria do Socorro Nobre
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Ratings Breakdown

7.7 / 10 | 6,260 votes