Boca

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Boca ★★ 1994 (R)

American journalist J.J. (Chong) arrives in Rio during Carnival to investigate a story about random killings throughout the Brazilian streets. She gets stonewalled asking questions, until she meets an up-from-poverty crimelord named Boca De Ouro (Meira). Now, our noisy journalist may learn too much to keep her alive. Filmed in Rio de Janiero. 92m/C VHS . Rae Dawn Chong, Martin Kemp, Tar-cisio Meira, Martin Sheen; D: Sandra Werneck, Walter Avancini; W: Ed Silverstein.