Fear City Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: November 28th, 2000

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
A killer is targeting New York City strippers, and world-weary policeman Al Wheeler (Billy Dee Williams) confronts sleazes Matt Rossi (Tom Berenger) and Nicky Parenzo (Jack Scalia), who have a hand in the local adult entertainment scene. Wheeler wants the duo to dig up some clues and threatens to find find a reason to put them behind bars. But, as Matt watches his stripper ex-lover, Loretta (Melanie Griffith), cope with the murders through drug abuse, he decides to hunt down the killer himself.

Cast: Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Melanie Griffith, Jack Scalia, Rae Dawn Chong, Rossano Brazzi, Michael V. Gazzo, Joe Santos

Director: Abel Ferrara

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Police officer, Hospital, Pursuit, Police station, 1980s, Investigation, Love