Carandiru Image
Metascore
71

Generally favorable reviews - based on 28 Critics

User Score
7.6

Generally favorable reviews- based on 14 Ratings

Summary: Based on a true story, Carandiru is an adaptation of the book Carandiru Station by Drauzio Varella. Through the eyes of a doctor who worked in So Paulo's infamous Casa de Detneco, over twelve years, it tells stories of crime, revenge, love and friendship, culminating in the fateful massacre of 1992. (Sony Pictures Classics)
Runtime: 145 min
Rating: Rated R for strong bloody violence/carnage, language, sexuality and drug use.
Production: Globo Filmes
Genres: Drama, Crime
Countries: Argentina, Brazil
Language: Portuguese
Home Release Date: Sep 21, 2004
Director Credit
Hector Babenco Director
Writer Credit
Dráuzio Varella Writer
Fernando Bonassi Writer
Hector Babenco Writer
Victor Navas Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Caio Blat Deusdete
Wagner Moura Zico
Cast Credit
Aida Leiner Rosirene
Ailton Graça Majestade
Floriano Peixoto Antônio Carlos
Gero Camilo No Way
Ivan de Almeida Ebony
Júlia Ianina Francineide
Lázaro Ramos Ezequiel
Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos Physician
Maria Luísa Mendonça Dalva
Milton Gonçalves Chico
Ricardo Blat Claudiomiro
Rodrigo Santoro Lady Di
Sabrina Greve Catarina
Producer Credit
Daniel Filho Associate Producer
Fabiano Gullane Co-Producer
Flávio R. Tambellini Co-Producer
Hector Babenco Producer
Óscar Kramer Producer
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