Cidade de Deus (City of God) - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Cidade de Deus (City of God) Reviews

April 25, 2012
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Gabriel Powers
DVDActive.com
December 30, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Tino Hahn
Digitalvd.de
July 21, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Dale Wilson
Tail Slate
April 9, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Dr. Drew
DVD Clinic
August 11, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times
June 27, 2004
Middle class suburbs and upper class country clubs are rarely exposed to the certainty of the ghetto.
Full Review| Original Score: B+
Ryan Keefer
DVDork.com
June 16, 2004
| Original Score: 3.5/5
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
June 11, 2004
4 Academy Award nominations didn't earn City of God a deluxe DVD
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Bill Beyrer
CinemaBlend.com
June 10, 2004
If the first ten minutes of the movie hooks you, then the remaining two hours will haunt you.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Dennis Landmann
MovieFreak.com
June 9, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Jeremy Kleinman
DVDTalk.com
June 9, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
June 8, 2004
...an unforgettable portrait of a despicable existence, where drugs are everywhere and children murder one another with abandon.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Todd Gilchrist
FilmStew.com
June 8, 2004
Co-directors Lund and Meirelles have announced themselves as international heirs apparent to Martin Scorsese's throne.
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
May 27, 2004
No commentary track, but a solid video and audio transfer should be enough to please fans of Fernando Meirelles's Brazilian gangster epic.

CinemaZone.dk
February 1, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 6/6
Andrea Chee
Movie Gazette
October 28, 2003
Gripping and authentic true story...not to be missed.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10