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City of Shadows (1987)

In the same vein as Cain and Abel, here we have two brothers, one a renegade cop and the other a murderer with a taste for little boys. The brothers come to blows, from which only one can walk away.

Director:

David Mitchell

Writers:

Damian Lee, Jacques Murray (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Coufos ... Paul
Damian Lee ... Garrett
Marsha Levine Marsha Levine ... Toni
Tony Rosato ... Rosie
Timothy Burd ... Billy (as Tim Bird)
Sonja Belliveau Sonja Belliveau ... Maria
Benjamin Barrett Benjamin Barrett ... Joey
Lawrence King-Phillips ... Punk
Brian Cooper Brian Cooper ... Ruben
John P. Ryan ... Sergeant Fireman
Ansella Morgan Ansella Morgan ... Laundry Worker
Grandmother Chong Grandmother Chong ... Laundry Worker
Paul Harding Paul Harding ... Malcolm
Mark Parr Mark Parr ... Street Hustler
Louis Negin ... Bamji
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In the same vein as Cain and Abel, here we have two brothers, one a renegade cop and the other a murderer with a taste for little boys. The brothers come to blows, from which only one can walk away.

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Good Cop. Bad Dream. See more »


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Connections

Features Ms. Pac-Man (1982) See more »

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Brother or Stranger
Written and Performed by Tangerine Dream and Suzanne Pawlitzki
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 December 1987 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

City of night See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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