Last Exit to Brooklyn

"Good"

Last Exit to Brooklyn Review


A little meandering, a little lost, and a lot grim, Uli Edel's cult classic tells a handful of stories against the backdrop of World War II and massive corruption in New York City. The centerpiece of the story is a hooker/conwoman (Jennifer Jason Leigh in an infamous role) who falls in love with one of her customers, an army guy who's about to ship out. Her personal struggle with detachment and her horrific past (and inevitable future) make the rest of the film -- which features rioting and a somewhat out of place vignette about one character's hidden homosexuality -- fade away.


Last Exit to Brooklyn

Facts and Figures

Run time: 102 mins

In Theaters: Friday 4th May 1990

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Allied Filmmakers, Bavaria Film, Neue Constantin Film

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Fresh: 14 Rotten: 4

IMDB: 6.9 / 10

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Starring: as Harry Black, as Tralala, as Big Joe, as Vinnie, as Boyce, as Al, as Georgette, as Sal

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