Dark City (1998)
New Line Cinema Directed by Alex Proyas; Screenplay by Alex Proyas, Lem Dobbs, David S. Goyer Stars Rufus Sewell, William Hurt, Kiefer Sutherland, and Jennifer Connelly
A futuristic drama, Dark City is set in an urban environment that never emerges from the darkness of night. It tells the story of John Murdoch (Sewell), a man suffering from amnesia who finds himself accused of murder. Murdoch attempts to discover his true identity and clear his name while on the run from the police and a mysterious group known only as the "Strangers."
Of interest to:
Film Screening, Urban Palimpsest