Downtown 81

  • 2001
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

As a piece of cinematic art, this meandering, shambolic film isn't much to speak of, but as a time capsule, it's priceless. Written and produced by pop-culture critic Glenn O'Brien and directed by photographer Edo Bertoglio, this street-level tour of the bruised underside of the Big Apple was originally shot in 1980-81 under the title "New York Beat" but...read more