City of Industry

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City of Industry ★★ 1996 (R)

Efficient contemporary noir that doesn't always live up to its promise. Old pro thief Roy Egan (Keitel), now retired, is drawn into the final jewel heist of his younger brother, Lee (Hutton), who's also vowed to get out of the game. Unfortunately for him, Lee's picked one wrong partner in volatile wheelman Skip Kovich (Dorff). When the violent Skip decides he doesn't want to share the goods it starts an elaborate catandmouse hunt through the seedier sides of L.A. 97m/C VHS, DVD . Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff, Famke Janssen, Timothy Hutton, Michael Jai White, Wade Dominguez, Reno Wilson, Lucy Liu, Dana Barron, Elliott Gould; D: John Irvin; W: Ken Solarz; C: Thomas Burstyn; M: Stephen Endelman.