Brazil

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Director

Terry Gilliam

Cast

Jonathan Pryce as Sam Lowry

Kim Greist as Jill Layton

Robert De Niro as Archibald “Harry” Tuttle

Katherine Helmond as Mrs Ida Lowry

Ian Holm as Mr Kurtzmann

Bob Hoskins as Spoor

Michael Palin as Jack Lint

Ian Richardson as Mr Warrenn

Peter Vaughan as Mr Eugene Helpmann

Writers

Terry Gilliam (screenplay)

Tom Stoppard (screenplay)

Charles McKeown (screenplay)


Summary

A low-ranking bureaucrat tries to find a woman who appears in his dreams while he is working in a mind-numbing job and living in a small apartment, set in a dystopian world in which there is an over-reliance on poorly maintained machines.
A low-ranking bureaucrat tries to find a woman who appears in his dreams while he is working in a mind-numbing job and living in a small apartment, set in a dystopian world in which there is an over-reliance on poorly maintained machines.

Genre

Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller

Released

December 18, 1985 (US)

Runtime

2hrs 12min

MPAA

R, for some strong violence

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