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  • Three Reasons Criterion Trailer for Brazil
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Movie Info & Cast


A bureaucrat in a retro-future world tries to correct an administrative error and himself becomes an enemy of the state.


  • Jonathan Pryce
  • Robert De Niro
  • Katherine Helmond
  • Ian Holm
  • Bob Hoskins
  • Michael Palin
  • Ian Richardson
  • Peter Vaughan
  • Kim Greist
  • Jim Broadbent

Did You Know?


  • DIRECTOR TRADEMARK (Terry Gilliam): (burst): S.W.A.T. teams enter through the ceiling. Also at the diner.
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  • Holly's hair has a big gap in her front bangs when she says her one line, whereas before her bangs were intact. Holly Gilliam did this on purpose in an effort to avoid working on the scene again because she despised the process of filming. It didn't work, and the result is the continuity error.
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    • Sam Lowry: I only know you got the wrong man.
    • Jack Lint: Information Transit got the wrong man. I got the *right* man. The wrong one was delivered to me as the right man, I accepted him on good faith as the right man. Was I wrong?
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It's a glimmering hunk of fractured brilliance riddled with Orwellian paranoia encased in a production design seemingly pieced together from the shared dreams of Franz Kakfa and Salvador Dali, and shot from cruelly low angles.

Metacritic review by Wesley Morris
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner

Brazil can be enjoyed without knowledge of the behind-the-scenes circumstances but the rich irony of the parallels between Gilliam and his fictional creation, Sam Lowry, add a layer of appreciation to the project that it otherwise lacks.

Metacritic review by James Berardinelli
James Berardinelli