You can change cookie preferences ; continued site use signifies consent. Call Netflix Netflix. Rocha and his men, curious about proceedings, arrive and shoot Pepa, eliminating him as a witness. Matias, now suspicious, demands the name of Fabio's informant, but Rocha shoots him. Devastated by Matias' death, Nascimento, aware Fraga has been investigating the militia, taps his phone. Vidal, also investigating, enters one of Rocha's favelas and finds the Governor's re-election material.
She tells Fraga by phone but is caught by Rocha's group, who kill her and her photographer. Nascimento listening in, realizes Fraga is now a target and goes after him, taking the recording, but Formoso discovers the phone tapping and warns the militia. As Nascimento waits outside Fraga's building, Fraga, arriving with Rafael and Rosane, is attacked in a drive-by shooting.
Nascimento shoots the assailant, but Rafael is wounded. As he is taken to hospital, Nascimento detains and assaults Guaracy, warning he will kill everyone involved if his son dies.
With Nascimento's evidence delivered by Fraga, the Assembly opens an investigation into the journalists' disappearances. Create a video. Two Sons of Francisco Central Station City of Men Crime Drama.
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Quotes Fortunato : I hate those human rights mantras! Director Jose Padilha. Language Portuguese. Country Brazil. Embeds 0 No embeds. No notes for slide. You just clipped your first slide! Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later. Angrily amused at Baiano's pleading, Nascimento grabs a.
As Baiano pleads and cries, Matias cocks the gun and the screen cuts to black as a shot is heard. The book was controversial at the time of release, in its description of the BOPE as a "killing machine", as well as the detailed allegation of an aborted assassination attempt on then left-wing governor of Rio de Janeiro, Leonel Brizola , and reportedly resulted in Batista being reprimanded and censured by the Military Police.
The writing contained some discrepancies, however Soares did not retract his novel. There were many fans of the original novel and film who felt that the Portuguese-English translation was poor and did not follow the film and vice versa. Ultimately the novel before translation was more like the film than the novel in English. In August , prior to the movie's release to theaters, a preliminary cut of the film was leaked and made available for download on the Internet.
The cut, which included English title cards but no subtitles, was leaked from the company responsible for subtitling the film, resulting in one person being fired and a criminal investigation.