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1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
"Dark Days" is a feature length documentary about a community of homeless people living in a train tunnel beneath Manhattan. The film depicts a way of life which is unimaginable to most of those who walk the streets above. In the pitch blackness of the tunnel rats swarm through piles of garbage and high-speed trains out of Penn station tear through the darkness.

Cast: Marc Singer

Director: Marc Singer

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Columbia Pictures, The Sundance Channel, Palm Pictures

Dark Days (2000)

Release Date: August 30th, 2000|1 hr. 34 min.

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  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Isn't as strong a film as it could have been: Only teasing slices of these people's lives are offered. show more

  • 88
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Remarkable first film. show more

  • 100
    Chris Kaltenbach Baltimore Sun

    Black and white has never looked more stark. show more

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'Dark Days' Documentary Unearthed by Oscilloscope

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Alison Nastasi on Jan 19th, 2011 7:00PM

Marc Singer's 'Dark Days' -- a fascinating documentary about a group of homeless people living in the underground tunnels of New York City -- won over Sundance during its 2000 premiere. The film...

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