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  • The story of how La Sierra moves from a seemingly pointless war to an unexpected peace is a thrilling one, although the impact of seeing what becomes of these three kids is devastating. show more

  • The tragic victims in "City of God" are played by actors while those in La Sierra are flesh-and-blood real. show more

  • A stark, relentlessly deglamorized vision of ghetto life, La Sierra is essential viewing for anyone who ponied up for the aestheticized amorality of the Brazilian "City of God." show more

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