Elite Squad

Brazilian filmmaker Jose Padilha's brutal crime thriller is the flip side of Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund's 2002 CITY OF GOD: An unsparing look at the day-to-day war between law and anarchy in Rio de Janero's desperate, crime-ridden favelas told from the side of the police. Captain Nascimento (Wagner Maura) has devoted his career to BOPE, the military...read more

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Elite Squad - Trailer 1
01:24 — A police captain searches for a suitable replacement, while two friends join the special police squad to fight crime.
The Enemy Within Feature Trailer
01:52 — Feature trailer for Elite Squad: The Enemy Within courtesy of Apple. The sprawling favelas that surround Rio de Janeiro are some of the most dangerou (more…)
The Enemy Within Theatrical Trailer
01:03 — Theatrical trailer for Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within. Following the bloody aftermath of a disastrously handled prison riot, Nascimento gets caught (more…)

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Brazilian filmmaker Jose Padilha's brutal crime thriller is the flip side of Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund's 2002 CITY OF GOD: An unsparing look at the day-to-day war between law and anarchy in Rio de Janero's desperate, crime-ridden favelas told from… (more)

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