Central Station

1998, Movie, R, 115 mins

Central Station
An utterly charming road trip across the Brazilian countryside, without a hint of the cloying sentimentality one might expect. Retired teacher Dora (Fernanda Montenegro) is a crusty, emotionally dead 67-year-old who ekes out a living writing and (sometimes) posting letters for illiterate customers in Rio de Janeiro's Central Station. One afternoon, a young mother asks Dora to write a letter to the wayward father of her 9-year-old son Josué (Vinicius de Oliveira). Immediately after, she's struck down and killed by a bus. In a rare moment of kindness, Dora takes the child under her wing, saving him from the dangerous life of Rio's homeless street kids, and promises ...
Released: 1998 Rated: R Length: 115 mins

Are You Watching?

Central Station
Loading ...

Where To Watch

Central Station
ONLINE
Where Price
iTunes$9.99
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
NetflixSubscription
Netflix$$$
Amazon$114.99

Central Station Clips & Interviews view all

Central Station
Central Station
Central Station: 1/31/2008

more Central Station videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular