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Central Station


Former documentary filmmaker [[Performer~P109635~Walter Salles~waltersallesjr]] ([[Feature~V135834~Foreign Land~foreignland]]) directed this Brazilian-French road movie tracing the travels and travails of a young boy and an aging woman across the Brazilian landscape. In Rio de Janeiro's central railroad station, callous Dora (leading Brazilian stage/screen actress [[Performer~P122586~Fernanda Montenegro~fernandamontenegro]]) works at a stand where she writes letters for a parade of poor and illiterate...more

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80 out of 100 Metascore®

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