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The Assailant (2009)
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94 min | Action, Biography, Drama

Based on the life of a legendary capoeira fighter from Bahia, "Besouro" spins a fantastic tale of a young Brazilian man of African descent in search of his mission.
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Apr 2011 (United States)

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15 cast members
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Aílton Carmo
Besouro Besouro   See fewer
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Jéssica Barbosa
Dinorá / Iemanjá Dinorá / Iemanjá   See fewer
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Flávio Rocha
Coronel Venâncio Coronel Venâncio   See fewer
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Irandhir Santos
Noca de Antônia Noca de Antônia   See fewer
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Mestre Alipio
Macalé Macalé   See fewer
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Ânderson Santos de Jesus
Quero-Quero Quero-Quero   See fewer
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Leno Sacramento
Chico Canoa Chico Canoa   See fewer
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Cris Vianna
Teresa Teresa   See fewer
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Geísa Costa
Zulmira Zulmira   See fewer
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Nilton Júnior
Cobra-Criada Cobra-Criada   See fewer
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Antônio Fábio
Serafim (as Antonio Fabio) Serafim (as Antonio Fabio)   See fewer
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Miguel Lunardi
Capanga Capanga   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 1,677 votes