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Just in time for Christmas, the popular Brazilian thriller City Of God will be released on blu-ray tomorrow (Dec. 13).

The film, directed by Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund, tells the story of two boys growing up in in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro and how their live's take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.

Released in 2003, the film received four Academy Award nominations in 2004 for Best Directing, Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Writing.

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