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Pixote (Pixote: A Lei do Mais Fraco) Reviews

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July 1, 2009
"Pixote" is an amazing cinematic social document made with fury and passion by an uncompromising director. There has never been another film that approaches its depiction of Brazil's condemned youth, not even "City of God."
Full Review | Original Score: A+
August 6, 2008
Hector Babenco's masterpiece.
| Original Score: 5/5
July 20, 2007
'Pixote' grandfathered other reality-based slum violence efforts heavier in their visual mayhem but not any more so in emotional impact.
June 14, 2007
Though shapeless, Hector Babenco's docu-style social expose about homeless kids in Brazil contains some of the most harrowing scenes about street children in any film; a companion piece to Bunuel's Los Olvidados and De Sica's Bicycle Thief and Shoeshine
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 27, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
September 5, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
December 31, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
July 25, 2002
A harrowing film about a destitute youth living in Brazil.
| Original Score: 5/5
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