Five Corners

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Five Corners ★★★ 1988 (R)

A quixotic, dramatic comedy about the inhabitants of the 5 Corners section of the Bronx in 1964, centering around a girl being wooed by a psychotic rapist, her crippled boyfriend, and the heroturnedracialpacifist who cannot rescue her out of principle. 92m/C VHS, DVD . Jodie Foster, John Turturro, Todd Graff, Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Berridge, Rose Gregorio, Gregory Rozakis, Rodney Harvey, John Seitz; D: Tony Bill; W: John Patrick Shanley; C: Fred Murphy; M: James Newton Howard. Ind. Spirit '89: Actress (Foster).