• Chelsea Walls (2002)

Chelsea Walls

Release Date: April 19th, 2002

DVD Release Date: August 6th, 2002

R |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Grace (Uma Thurman), Audrey (Rosario Dawson), Frank (Vincent D'Onofrio), Bud (Kris Kristofferson), Greta (Tuesday Weld), and Ross (Steve Zahn) are all new residents in the historic Chelsea Hotel. A former haven for budding NYC artists, these new hotel residents, young and full of expectations, mingle with the old hotel ghosts and guests, ultimately becoming interchangeable. They form a community, linked by their dreams.

Cast: Kevin Corrigan, Rosario Dawson, Vincent D'Onofrio, Kris Kristofferson, Robert Sean Leonard, Natasha Richardson, Uma Thurman, Mark Webber

Director: Ethan Hawke

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: Gritty , Brooding , Hotel , New York City , 2000s ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Movies like this do not grab you by the throat. You have to be receptive. show more

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Too freewheeling for its own good, like a Robert Altman ensemble piece without a gravitational core. But Hawke's actors are a talented troupe, and even when things get self-indulgent and fuzzy-headed (and boy, do they!), interesting stuff is going on. show more

  • 50
    Chicago Tribune

    Aims for a sadness and desperation that is crudely announced rather than subtly demonstrated. show more

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