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Shadow Hours (2000)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  20 July 2001 (Italy)
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Keesha
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Michael is a recovering alcoholic/drug user. Back on the wagon, he's now responsible for a young, beautiful, and pregnant wife. He's working the graveyard shift at a gas station to support his new family, but the job drives him crazy. Then a wealthy stranger, Stuart, enters Michael's life, taking Michael through a tour of the seediest and slimiest parts of L.A. underbelly. Is Stuart leading Michael to hell, or salvation? Written by Martin Lewison <milst1@yahoo.com>

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Rated R for strong violence, sexuality, masochistic images, drug use and language | See all certifications »
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La hora de las sombras  »

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$14,392 (USA) (14 July 2000)

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$37,221 (USA) (1 September 2000)
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Stuart Chappelle: I've seen things in this city that make Dante's Inferno read like Winnie The Pooh.
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A mildly compelling B-flick with limited appeal
4 December 2000 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"Shadow Hours" is a well shot, well acted, impatient B-flick which gets moving quickly and keeps up the momentum throughout. Although the film is a journeyman production at best, it creates a curious mystique by asking more questions than it answers and keeps the audience guessing to the end and beyond. Weller's character is particularly compelling as he mentors a recovering addict, Getty, on life with a series of tours through the decadent underbelly of Los Angeles nightlife. Not for everyone, some will find this film provocative and will be looking forward to better offerings from this auteur in the future.


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