Behind the Sun Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 19 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 16 Ratings

Summary: Set in the Brazilian badlands in 1910, Behind the Sun tells the story of two families locked in a generations-old deadly feud. It started out as a battle over land, but now it's escalated into a series of reprisals that is claiming the lives of the young men on both sides. (Miramax Films)
Runtime: 105 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for some violence and a scene of sexuality.
Production: Haut et Court
Genre: Drama
Countries: Brazil, France, Switzerland
Language: Portuguese
Home Release Date: Jun 11, 2002
Director Credit
Walter Salles Director
Writer Credit
Daniela Thomas Writer
Ismail Kadare Writer
João Moreira Salles Writer
Karim Ainouz Writer
Sérgio Machado Writer
Walter Salles Writer
Principal Cast Credit
José Dumont Father
Rodrigo Santoro Tonho
Cast Credit
Caio Junqueira Inácio
Everaldo Pontes Old Blind Man
Flavia Marco Antonio Clara
Gero Camilo Reginaldo
Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos Salustiano
Mariana Loureiro Widow
Othon Bastos Mr. Lourenço
Ravi Ramos Lacerda Pacu
Rita Assemany Mother
Servílio de Holanda Isaías
Soia Lira Ferreira Family Member
Vinícius de Oliveira Ferreira Family Member
Wagner Moura Matheus
Producer Credit
Arthur Cohn Producer
Beto Bruno Producer: Second Unit
Carole Scotta Associate Producer
Caroline Benjo Associate Producer
Christina Crassaris Associate Producer
Jean Labadie Associate Producer
Lillian Birnbaum Executive Producer
Marcelo Torres Line Producer
Mauricio Andrade Ramos Executive Producer
Ruth Waldburger Associate Producer
Simon Arnal Associate Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: