City of God (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Director: Fernando Meirelles
Starring: Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino, Phellipe Haagensen
Brazil, 1960, City of God. Tender Trio robs motels and gas trucks. Younger kids watch and learn well ... too well. 1970: Lil Z? thrived very well and the city. He causes violence and fear as he wipes his rival gangs without mercy. His best friend Ben? is the only one to keep him on the good side of sanity. Rocket watched these two gain power for years, and he wants no part of it. Yet he keeps getting swept up in the madness. All he wants to do is shoot. 1980: Things are out of control between the last two other gangs ... will it ever end? Welcome to the City of God.