Four Days in September

"Weak"

Four Days in September Review


The story may be true, but that doesn't make this tale of four hapless Brazilians who kidnapped the American ambassador in 1969 any better. While the picture wants desperately to be a true version of The Crying Game it isn't much more competent than an installment of The Bad News Bears. Amazingly, the complete idiocy of the young revolutionaries who kidnap the ambassador (Alan Arkin) is matched only by that of the law enforcement officials who try to save him. Dreadfully boring, poorly paced, and acted lackadaisically. Definitely a miss.

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Four Days in September

Facts and Figures

Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Friday 30th January 1998

Box Office Worldwide: $310.7 thousand

Production compaines: Miramax Films, Columbia TriStar

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Fresh: 10 Rotten: 7

IMDB: 7.4 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Charles Burke Elbrick, as Maria, as Fernando Gabeira / Paulo, Luiz Fernando Guimarães as Marcão, Cláudia Abreu as Reneé, as Toledo, as Jonas, as Henrique, Mauricio Gonçalves as Brandão, Caio Junqueira as Julio, Selton Mello as Oswaldo, as Elvira Elbrick, as Mowinkel, as Dona Margarida

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