Exposure (1991) DVD

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Exposure (1991) DVD

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  • 1991
  • Feature Film
  • Directed by Walter Salles
  • Screenplay by Matthew Chapman; based on the novel "High Art" by Rubem Fonseca
  • Starring Peter Coyote, Tchéky Karyo, Amanda Pays, and Raul Cortez; with Giulia Gam, Cássia Kis, Tonico Pereira, Miguel Ángel Fuentes, Eduardo Conde, René Ruiz, and Paulo José

DVD Features

  • Region 2 PAL DVD
  • 105 minutes
  • Color
  • 4:3 Fullscreen
  • Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0), English (Dolby Digital 2.0) audio
  • Spanish subtitles



  • A Grande Arte —— Original Title
  • El arte de matar —— Import DVD Title
  • High Art
  • Knife Fighter
  • The Knife


Peter Mandrake is an American photographer who is doing a job in Rio de Janeiro. After the murder of a prostitute who posed for him and the discovery of a computer disk, he finds himself involved in a whirlwind of events of terrible consequences. Peter and his girlfriend Marie are attacked and stabbed by hired assassins. Obsessed by the desire for revenge, Peter decides to learn the ancient secrets of knife fighting with the help of a master of the art, Hermes. Through the dark streets of Rio de Janeiro, Mandrake will live his personal revenge takes him to know the world of drug trafficking and weapons that is controlled South America.


Paulo Carlos De Brito
Alberto Flaksman
José Roberto Eliezer
Production Designers
Beto Cavalcanti
Nico Faria
Oswaldo Lioi
Art Directors
Rita Ivanissevich
Marlise Storchi
Isabelle Rathery
Costume Designers
Mari Stockler
Todd Boekelheide
Jürgen Knieper
Casting Directors
Graça Motta
Production Companies
Alpha Filmes
J&M Entertainment