City By The Sea

Shot in gloomy shades of gray, this earnest but banal story about the legacy of bad parenting strands fine actors in a contrived situation and lets them squirm. Loosely based ("inspired" might be the better term) on Mike McAlary's 1997 Esquire piece "Mark of a Murderer," this examination of grinding guilt and tentative redemption is played out against the...read more

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02:03 — New York City homicide detective Vincent LaMarca has forged a long and distinguished career in law enforcement, making a name for himself as a man int (more…)

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  • Released: 2002
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Shot in gloomy shades of gray, this earnest but banal story about the legacy of bad parenting strands fine actors in a contrived situation and lets them squirm. Loosely based ("inspired" might be the better term) on Mike McAlary's 1997 Esquire piece "Mark… (more)

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