Five Corners
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Quirky comedy, intense drama, and warm nostalgia are all combined in this eccentric look at one night in 1964 amongst the residents of the Five Corners neighborhood of the Bronx. The bulk of the film concerns Linda (Jodie Foster), a young woman who finds herself stalked by a disturbed rapist fresh out of prison. Needing protection, she turns to her formerly tough ex-boyfriend, only to discover that a recent political awakening has transformed him into a pacifist. The tension of Linda's situation is leavened by the film's attention to its bizarre subplots, which include a stolen… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

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"Reminds you that you can still find small treasures in all the piles of low-budget cinematic junk that are out there."
‑ James Plath, Movie Metropolis
"Screenplay writer John Patrick Shanley fails to shed any new light on the thorny problem of senseless urban violence."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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