The Assailant

Fantasy · 
Adventure · 
Action · 

Release Date: October 30, 2009

Original name: Besouro

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 30m

Budget: $5,000,000


The Assailant (known as Besouro in Brazil) is a 2009 Brazilian action-drama film directed by João Daniel Tikhomiroff. The film is about Besouro Mangangá, a Brazilian Capoeirista from the early 1920s, to whom were attributed some heroic and legendary deeds.Huan-Chiu Ku, Kill Bill's choreographer, is responsible for the film's fight scenes. Its filming lasted three months in Bahia.

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