Fear City (1984) DVD5
In New York City a crazy kung fu killer stalks, maims and murders strippers working in various nightclubs. Matt Rossi (Tom Berenger), a former boxer trying to escape his tragic past, runs the agency that supplies exotic dancers to the mafia-controlled strip clubs across Manhattan. Tortured by flashbacks to the young boxer he accidentally killed in the ring, Matt struggles to win back his stripper ex-girlfriend Loretta (Melanie Griffith), now involved in a lesbian liaison with fellow dancer Leila (Rae Dawn Chong). To further compound his problems, Matt and his business partner Nicky Parzeno (Jack Scalia) are relentlessly dogged by police detective Al Wheeler (Billy Dee Williams) who wrongly suspects they have something to do with the killings. With the stripper-hating martial arts madman ruining their business, local mafia don Carmine (Rossano Brazzi) tasks Matt to finally face his demons and take care of the psycho himself.

Director: Abel Ferrara
Cast: Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Scalia, Melanie Griffith, Rossano Brazzi, Rae Dawn Chong
Country: USA
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

DVD5 | PAL 4:3 | 01:31:09 | 3.23 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English, Russian (Dolby AC3, 2 ch)
Subtitles: none

DVD9 | PAL 16:9 | 01:32:28 | 7.48 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English, Francais (Dolby AC3, 2 ch)
Subtitles: Francais

Extras:
- 2 theatrical trailers
- Interview with Pierre Kalfon, who has produced some films for Ferrara (50 minutes) (in French).
- Director Abel Ferrara biography and filmography (in French)
- Alternate TV-scenes:
1 Matt (Tom Beranger) goes to visit Loretta (Melanie Griffith) after her show to offer a gift. In this alternate version, they don't show the kissing between the Loretta and Leila (Rae Dawn Chong).
2 Matt, accompanied by Nicky (Jack Scalia), is angry to Loretta. In the alternate version, the scene is little longer, and Nicky tells a joke to Matt. In the original scene, there is more serious tone.
3 Nicky, surrounded by Matt and some dancers, shows the aggression for the first victim. In the alternate version, the scene is mostly based on the dialog.
4 Wheeler (Billy Dee Williams) tells why he hates Matt.
5 Leila and Loretta are talking. In the alternate scene, there's no kissing.
6 Strip-tease scene with Melanie Griffith, where they don't show her topless.
7 Nunchaku-scene, which is now different and longer.
8 Scene with Matt and Lorette. In the alternate version, they don't show the part, where Matt puts the pencil in Loretta's mouth.
9 Two alternate scenes concerning the last counterpart of Wheeler.
10 The end credits are replaced in the alternate version by a rock-song (the same as in the beginning).

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