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R| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
John Murdoch (Rufus Sewell) awakens alone in a strange hotel to find that he is wanted for a series of brutal murders. The problem is that he can't remember whether he committed the murders or not. For one brief moment, he is convinced that he has gone completely mad. Murdoch seeks to unravel the twisted riddle of his identity. As he edges closer to solving the mystery, he stumbles upon a fiendish underworld controlled by a group of ominous beings collectively known as the Strangers.

Cast: Rufus Sewell , Kiefer Sutherland , Jennifer Connelly , William Hurt , Richard O'Brien , Ian Richardson , Colin Friels , Mitchell Butel

Director: Alex Proyas

Genres: Fantasy, Science fiction

Distributor: New Line Cinema

Dark City (1998)

Release Date: February 27th, 1998|1 hr. 41 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 50
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Dark City grabs your eyeballs and squeezes. show more

  • 75
    USA Today

    Fascinating, visionary filmmaking. With its amber-tinged palette and its distinctively dystopian view of life, it may be the most unique-looking film we've seen in ages...[but] defies logic and makes frightening and unexpected leaps. show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A great visionary achievement, a film so original and exciting, it stirred my imagination like "Metropolis" and "2001: A Space Odyssey." show more

  • August 03, 2013 Jjesse285
    Report This User

    This movie has alway been in the back of my mind since I first saw it some years ago,one of Kiefer Sutherland movie that put him in the spotlight.

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