City of Violence


City of Violence
This film was released as both 'Zulu' and 'Cape Town' overseas. It is a gritty 'film noir' type tale, set during the Apartheid era in Cape Town, where two very different policemen, each with their own personal baggage, have to work together when a new drug hits town and leads to spiraling violence.

110 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Nudity, Violence, Prejudice, Drug abuse).
Crime, Drama, Thriller, South African.

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Credits

Cast
Orlando Bloom, Forest Whitaker, Tanya van Graan, Natash Loring, Sven Ruygrok
Director
Jérôme Salle
ScreenplayCaryl Ferey, Julien Rappeneau, Jérôme Salle, from the novel by Caryl Ferey
MusicAlexandre Desplat
CinematographyDenis Rouden
EditingStan Collet
Sound formats
Made in2013
Produced byEkswad, Pathé, Lobster Tree, M6 Films, Canal+, Ciné+, M6, W9

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreAction, thriller
LanguageStrong, frequent, aggressive
NudityLow to mild, fairly frequent, in non-sexual context
SexLow impact, infrequent, discreetly implied prostitution
ViolenceStrong
PrejudiceModerate, fairly frequent (in context)
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.



Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Theresa Smith quote iconViolence is a drug.
10
Die Burger
Paul Boekkooi quote iconOortuigende blik op SA misdaad.
10
Cape Times
Steyn du Toit quote iconBells and whistles.
10

What the People say

Internet
6037 Netizens quote iconone of the best drama of 2013
13

Average .. 54%

11

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