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City of Men (2002–2018)

TV Series | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

In this original variation on the Latin American telenovela (slow, emotional soap), life in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian big city jungle, is told in short, fast alternating scenes from the viewpoints of two sets of characters, all ...See moreIn this original variation on the Latin American telenovela (slow, emotional soap), life in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian big city jungle, is told in short, fast alternating scenes from the viewpoints of two sets of characters, all youngsters, but from both sides of unequal life: generally dark-skinned street-kids, which rarely come to anything better then begging and street crime, and generally white boys from the middle and upper classes, like João Victor, who have a shot at a better future thanks to an actual education. Yet each group simultaneously hates, fears and envies the other at some level when their worlds physically touch but socially remain unbridgeable... Written by KGF Vissers See less
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4   |   3   |   2   |   1   See all
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Updated Oct 15, 2002

Release date (First episode)
Apr 4, 2006 (United States)

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94 cast members
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Darlan Cunha
Laranjinha / Himself Laranjinha / Himself   See fewer
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Douglas Silva
Acerola / Himself Acerola / Himself   See fewer
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Camila Monteiro
Cristiane Cristiane   See fewer
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Jonathan Haagensen
Madrugadão Madrugadão   See fewer
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Roberta Rodrigues
Poderosa / Power Girl / Sheila Poderosa / Power Girl / Sheila   See fewer
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7
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Alex Damazio
Paçoca Paçoca   See fewer
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Thiago Martins
João Victor João Victor   See fewer
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Graziella Moretto
Herself / Mae do João Victor Herself / Mae do João Victor   See fewer
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Thaissa Izidoro
Kelly Cristina / Lidiane Kelly Cristina / Lidiane   See fewer
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Márcio Costa
Costão / Nefasto Costão / Nefasto   See fewer
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Jota Farias
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Jeffchander Lucas
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Robson Rocha
Duplex Duplex   See fewer
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Vavá Sanches
Bigodão / Sargento Bigodão / Sargento   See fewer
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Luizão Seixas
Policial Policial   See fewer
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Thiago Wallace
Assaltante / Avião Assaltante / Avião   See fewer
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Cintia Rosa
Zuleide Zuleide   See fewer
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Rappin' Hood
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Eunice Silva
Santina Santina   See fewer
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Thaíde
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Xis
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Aldene Abreu
Bando de BB Bando de BB   See fewer
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Rosana Barros
Vendedora de Chocolate Vendedora de Chocolate   See fewer
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Luciana Bezerra
Valdirene Valdirene   See fewer
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Micael Borges
Amigo do Babão Amigo do Babão   See fewer
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Mauricio Chavier
Bando de BB Bando de BB   See fewer
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Euclides Cunha
Assaltante Assaltante   See fewer
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Adriano de Jesus
2nd student 2nd student   See fewer
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Fabio Doug
Carteiro Carteiro   See fewer
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Luiz Otavio Fernandes
Amigo do Babão Amigo do Babão   See fewer
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Diego Ferreira
3rd student 3rd student   See fewer
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Damião Firmino
Soldado Soldado   See fewer
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Emerson Gomes
1st student 1st student   See fewer
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Michel Gomes
Amigo do Babão Amigo do Babão   See fewer
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Wemerson Gonçalves
Bando de BB Bando de BB   See fewer
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Caio Graco
Zé Luis Zé Luis   See fewer
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Joceli Lino
Dona Idê Dona Idê   See fewer
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Sônia Lino
Tereza Tereza   See fewer
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Wilma Mello
Mulher Ruo Mulher Ruo   See fewer
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Jonas Michel
Soldado Soldado   See fewer
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Mumuzinho
Palito Palito   See fewer
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Mário Luiz Costa Oliveira
Bando de BB Bando de BB   See fewer
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Fred Pinheiro
Jornaleiro Jornaleiro   See fewer
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Felipe Porto
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Wellington Costa Ricardo
Assaltante Assaltante   See fewer
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Hélio Rodrigues
Nivaldo Nivaldo   See fewer
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Waldeck Roque
Policial Policial   See fewer
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Sabrina Rosa
Actress Actress   See fewer
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Babu Santana
Birão Birão   See fewer
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Bernardo Santos
Garoto que Morre Garoto que Morre   See fewer
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Peter Soares
Soldado Soldado   See fewer
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Gil Torres
Professora Professora   See fewer
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Roberto Trotti
Porteiro Porteiro   See fewer
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Fatima Vermont
Mãe de Aserola Mãe de Aserola   See fewer
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Ana Paula Black
Rita Black Rita Black   See fewer
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Zéu Britto
Cidão Cidão   See fewer
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Michelle Cardoso
Valéria Valéria   See fewer
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Cinara Leal
Sirley Sirley   See fewer
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Himself Himself   See fewer
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Ingrid Conte
Merilu Merilu   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 2,583 votes