They destroyed everything he had, everything he was. Now crime has a new enemy, and justice has a new face.
|Liam neeson as a scientist who is disfigured and seeks revenge by disguising himself as his assailants.|
"A fast and entertaining slice of fantasy. BBC Online
"...high-camp hoot of a horror film... Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
Editor's NoteA scientist on the verge of a major discovery in synthetic skin is burned beyond recognition when his laboratory is demolished by a sadistic gang. Altered by an experimental medical procedure, the man known as Darkman begins to assume alternate identities and seeks revenge against his assailants.
Darkman - Blu-Ray DVD Review
By: Luigi Bastardo Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 6/15/2010 4:53 PM
|If you’ve ever witnessed his performances in films like The Haunting (1999), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, and, more recently, Clash Of The Titans, you might think Liam Neeson is the kind of guy that phones his roles in and collects a rather meaty paycheck afterward. The same theory can also be appled to director Sam Raimi, who lost most of his reputation after helming the hugely successful but utterly terrible Spider-Man 3. Should any of you doubt the validity of either Neeson or Raimi, however, this would be the ideal time to revisit their only collaboration together, 1990’s Darkman, which is now available on Blu-ray from Universal Studios....read the full review|
Cast & Crew
|Grania Preston - Costume Designer|
|Sam Raimi - Director|
|Bill Pope - Director of Photography|
|David Stiven - Editor|
|Danny Elfman - Musical Score|
|Robert Tapert - Producer|
|Randy Ser - Production Designer|
|Sam Raimi - Screenplay|
|Ivan Raimi - Screenplay|
|Joshua Goldin - Screenplay|
|Daniel Goldin - Screenplay|
|Chuck Pfarrer - Screenplay|
Plot SummaryA scientist disfigured by a gang of sadistic criminals develops a mask-like second skin which allows him to change identities. Peyton Westlake, his face hidden behind bandages, is transformed into the Darkman, a lonely psycho who prowls the streets of Los Angeles by night. Disguised as different characters, the Darkman seeks out the men who ruined him and exacts brutal revenge.
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