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May 16

Rio ‘Robocops’ Resemble Police From Dystopian Classic ‘Brazil’

Life imitates art as militarized forces prepare for World Cup 400 ‘Robocop’ style military police set to patrol the World Cup in Brazil next month closely resemble the cops depicted in Terry Gilliam’s cult 1985 classic film Brazil, in which a totalitarian government rules a dystopian society with a bureaucratic iron fist. “The men are …

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