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Elite Squad : Tropa De Elite (2008, original release: 2007)


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Published: [United States] : Genius Products, [2008]
Edition:  Widescreen
Description:  1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786312295389,
Language:  Portuguese

Originally released as a motion picture in 2007

Based on the book Elite de tropa, co-written by two former real-life BOPE captains

Wagner Moura, André Ramiro, Caio Junqueira, Milhem Cortaz, Fernanda Machado, Paulo Vilela, Fernanda de Freitas, Maria Ribeiro, Fábio Lago

Preparing for a visit from the Pope, a Rio de Janeiro slum full of drugs is cleaned up by an elite police battalion, who will stop at nothing to end the corruption of the local police

MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, pervasive language and drug content


Portuguese or English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Additional Credits:
Padilha, José.
Prado, Marcos.
Moura, Wagner, 1976-
Ramiro, André.
Junqueira, Caio.
Zazen Produções.

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