Urbania (2000)

Urbania
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 43mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Fantasy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Daniel Reitz Play as Source Material ("Urban Folk Tales") 120972 4000003
Shane F. Kelly Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Daniel Reitz Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Jon Shear Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Meta Puttkammer Co-Producer n/a 170 3000004
Douglas Hunter Co-Producer n/a 170 3000005
Randy Bricker Editor n/a 172 7000001
Ed Marx Editor n/a 172 7000002
Jordan Beswick Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
David Matwijkow Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Karyl Newman Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
David Falzone Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000002
Marc Anthony Thompson Music n/a 120781 8000001
J. Todd Harris Producer n/a 3 3000003
Jon Shear Producer n/a 3 3000002
Lothaire Bluteau Actor Bill 1 1000005
Barbara Sukowa Actor Clara 1 1000006
Samuel Ball Actor Dean 1 1000004
Alan Cumming Actor Brett 1 1000003
Matt Keeslar Actor Chris 1 1000002
Josh Hamilton Actor Matt 1 1000007
Bill Sage Actor Chuck 1 1000008
Jon Shear Director n/a 2 2000001
Stephanie Golden Producer n/a 3 3000001
Gabriel Olds Actor Ron 1 1000011
Megan Dodds Actor Deede 1 1000010
Paige Turco Actor Cassandra 1 1000009
Dan Futterman Actor Charlie 1 1000001
Synopsis
Charlie has experienced a trauma, but he's doing his best to regain control of his life. Drawn to a mysterious stranger spotted from a distance, Charlie believes he's found the key to his recovery. As he searches the city in an effort to revisit this chance meeting, he encounters old friends and new acquaintances--all of whom have their own tale to tell and their own eerie connection to him, and each other. When he finally meets the object of his fascination what seems like a clandestine romance turns intriguingly darker. For Charlie, the boundaries of reality, which have given his life order, have shifted. The lines separating past and present, true and false, love and hate, gay and straight, have blurred. And as Charlie completes his quest, the urban myths we tell each other--the man with the stolen kidney, the poodle in the microwave--as well as the fantasies that spin in his head , merge as one and come to life to haunt him.
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