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2.9
9 Ratings

Edge City

Directed by Alex Cox
United States, 1980
Drama, Short

Synopsis

Edge City – a vile, horribly polluted megalopolis with no public transport – a happy-faced, police-obsessed asylum on the edge of Nothing, “Where the Debris Meets the Sea.”

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Edge City Directed by Alex Cox

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  • Lights in the Dusk's rating of the film Edge City

    Featuring a chaotic bank robbery, an arcane mystery involving a shadowy figure manipulating events, a scene shot beneath the decaying prop-arch from Leone's Once Upon a Time in the West & a concluding use of My Way by Sid Vicious, Cox's UCLA student film is like a testing ground for subsequent work. It's not hugely interesting as a standalone narrative, but it helps to provide an insight into its maker's methodology.

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