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City Limits (1984)

A series of teenage gangs struggle against each other in a not-so-distant future. Eventually they united against an evil corporation, as represented by evil CEO Robby Benson who wants to control everything.

Director:

Aaron Lipstadt

Writers:

Aaron Lipstadt (story), Don Keith Opper | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Stockwell ... Lee
Darrell Larson ... Mick
Rae Dawn Chong ... Yogi
James Earl Jones ... Albert
Kim Cattrall ... Wickings
Don Keith Opper ... Sammy
Pamela Ludwig Pamela Ludwig ... Frankie
Tony Plana ... Ramos
Kelly Stuart Kelly Stuart ... Ruth
Matt Goulish Matt Goulish ... Billy
Joanelle Romero ... Woman in Desert (as Joannelle Nadine Romero)
Norbert Weisser ... Bolo
Marcia Holley Marcia Holley ... Unfriendly DA
Alan Marcus Alan Marcus ... Unfriendly DA
Kane Hodder ... Unfriendly DA
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Storyline

Years after a mysterious plague has wiped out most of the adult population, the surviving children have grown up to form violent motorcycle gangs. Young Lee, tired of life on the farm, goes out in search of adventure and soon winds up in the middle of a war between a pair of rival gangs. Soon after Lee proves his worth and is accepted into one of the gangs, however, a new threat appears in the form of the evil Sunya Corporation, which wants to utilise the gangs for their own purposes. Can Lee lead his new-found friends to safety? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The young, the brutal and the brave have taken sides for the last time. See more »


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Trivia

David Andrews: a goon, in the final third of the film. See more »

Goofs

The morning after Lee and Yogi escape the city, they inspect their bikes. As Lee leans over his bike, which is on its side, and he says to the standing Yogi, "There's a hole in this casing," the boom mic appears briefly, moving over Yogi's head on the left side of the screen. See more »

Quotes

Carver: If you kill me, someone just like me - or worse - will become my replacement. I am inevitable!
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How actors are listed in the end credits depends on the fate of the character they played, such as "John Stockwell IS Lee", "Dean Devlin WAS Ernie". See more »

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Ugh!
16 May 2000 | by Tito-8See all my reviews

I watch many bad movies each year, but every once in a while, I come across a film that is without a single redeeming quality. This is one of those rare films. Quite simply, everything and everyone in this movie stinks. Perhaps I shouldn't be too hard on the actors, because some of them have shown talent in other films, but how desperate must they have been to appear in this dud? The story is dull, the action is lame, and nothing about this movie is original. Only watch this movie if someone gives you considerable financial compensation in advance.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 September 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

City Limits See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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