Somewhere In The City

  • 1998
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Romance

Having fled his native Iran and landed in NYC's East Village, director Ramin Niami wanted to make a film about his new hometown and figured "The Lower Depths" -- Maxim Gorky's play about gutter-life in turn-of-the-century Russia -- would be a good place to start. The result has little to do with Gorky, and the story is riddled with holes. But it's still...read more

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Somewhere In The City - Official Trailer
02:28 — SOMEWHERE IN THE CITY deftly threads the overlapping stories of six eccentric residents of a funky Lower Eastside building in New York City. These cra (more…)

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Having fled his native Iran and landed in NYC's East Village, director Ramin Niami wanted to make a film about his new hometown and figured "The Lower Depths" -- Maxim Gorky's play about gutter-life in turn-of-the-century Russia -- would be a good place to… (more)

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