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Dark City (1998)

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Starring (View all)
Rufus Sewell Rufus Sewell
John Murdoch
William Hurt William Hurt
Inspector Frank Bumstead
Kiefer Sutherland Kiefer Sutherland
Dr. Daniel Schreber
Jennifer Connelly Jennifer Connelly
Emma Murdoch
Richard O Richard O'Brien
Mr Hand
Ian Richardson Ian Richardson
Mr Book
Bruce Spence Bruce Spence
Mr Wall
Colin Friels Colin Friels
Walenski


Written by (View all)
Alex Proyas Alex Proyas
(story)
Lem Dobbs Lem Dobbs
(screenplay) and


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A great movie

11 years, 1 month ago at Sep 10 7:37
4 votes
I remember, when this movie was released, there was not so much buzz about it but I still ended up watching it with my two of my buddies in the theater. To be honest, we were completely stoned when we went to watch it and the only thing I could remember was that my friends were constantly fidgeting and fighting on their chairs and I think the movie was pretty weird but I sure didn't have a clue wh... read more

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14 years, 11 months ago at Nov 15 19:20
2 votes
It took me a second viewing to really appreciate this film. The concept and visually unsettling look into a future world set in a dated period is exceptionally engaging. Definitely worth a look.

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9 years, 9 months ago at Jan 18 1:28
1 vote
Dark City is a great link between noir and science fiction that it’s all played on a beautifully gloomy atmosphere, made of an enchanting cinematography and impressive scenes. Plus, it disorients who's watching and digs on humanity feelings. And who care if the point of the story is clear a little too early, but Rufus Sewell performance - I think he's actually an underrated actor, weird Hollywoo... read more
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John Murdoch awakens alone in a strange hotel to find that he has lost his memory and is wanted for a series of brutal and bizarre murders. While trying to piece together his past, he stumbles upon a fiendish underworld controlled by a group of beings known as The Strangers who possess the ability to put people to sleep and alter the city and its inhabitants. Now Murdoch must find a way to stop them before they take control of his mind and destroy him
Release date: 27 February 1998
UPC: 794043465727
Tags: Sci-fi (30), Thriller (30), Mystery (21), Dystopia (18), Fantasy (13), Science Fiction (12), 1998 (11), Murder (9), Memory (9), 1990s (9), (9), Neo Noir (9), Night (7), Sleep (7), Aliens (6), Alien (6), Dark (5), Soul (5), Amnesia (5), Film Noir (4)
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