Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
City of God
The Runts. The runts kill him and take over the favela.
|In the very last moments of the film, who murders Knockout Ned?||City of God
Otto. Otto avenges his father's death by shooting Knockout Ned. The first time Otto tries to shoot Ned, he only shoots him in arm. The second time, he shoots him in the back.
|What animal did Lil Ze tell his gang to capture on the streets of the City of God?||City of God
Chicken. Catch that chicken! They were making fried chicken out of it.
|Which classic song was played at Benny's farewell party?||City of God
Kung Fu Fighting. "Kung Fu Fighting" is heard playing at the party before the strobe light appears.
|Who was "really" responsible for the murders at the hotel?||City of God
Lil Dice. The cops all thought that The Tender Trio had killed all the people, but it was really Lil Dice. After The Tender Trio left, Lil Dice went inside the hotel and murdered a ton of people that were there.
Blacky. Lil Ze and his gang showed up with guns at Blacky's apartment and took it over. Blacky got the apartment because Carrot didn't want it anymore. Blacky owned it so he could make drugs in it.
The Cops. As he was pushing the taxi, the cops spotted him and ran after him. They caught up to him and shot him and he fell down seconds later.
|What position was Rocket playing in the soccer game that took place in the 60's?||City of God
Goalie. He missed the penalty shot, taken by the other team, and his teammates were disappointed.
|What was Rocket's escape route from the ghetto?||City Of God
photography. Rocket's photography skills gained him a job at a newspaper.
|What was the problem with Rocket's attempts at crime?||City Of God
The victims were cool.. He would start to talk to potential victims and Rocket would start to like them. They were just "too cool" to rob.
|Who does Lil Ze humiliate, at Benny's going away party?||City Of God
Knockout Ned. Lil Ze wants to dance with Knockout Ned's girlfriend and she refuses.
|What is the name of the youngest gang in the movie?||City Of God
Runts. The Runts show up throughout the picture and cause problems for Rocket. They interrupt a seduction and get him fired from a job.
|Who kills Benny, Lil Ze's best friend and partner?||City Of God
Blacky. Blacky is trying to kill Lil Ze who took over Blacky's drug business. Benny and Lil Ze are arguing because Benny wants to quit the hoodlum life and in the confusion Blacky shoots the wrong guy.
|Who is the author of the novel that the movie is based on?||City Of God
Paulo Lins. The end of the movie states that the story is based on fact.
|What is the childhood moniker of the hoodlum, Lil Ze?||City Of God
Little Dice. A street shaman dubs him Lil Ze in a alley ceremony.
Rocket. Rocket is a translation from Buscape. Rocket refers to the firecraker kind.
|What is the name of the gang, shown at the beginning of the movie, who are playing soccer?||City Of God
Tender Trio. This is a flashback to the early days when the main character's brother was a part of the Tender Trio.
Brazil. It takes place in a slum of Rio de Janeiro and follows the lifes of several gang members and the main character's journey.