The Crow: City of Angels (1996)

Genres - Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Action Thriller, Superhero Film  |   Release Date - Aug 30, 1996 (USA)  |   Run Time - 84 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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It is said that when a man dies wrongfully, a crow may bring him back to life to seek vengeance upon his killer. Like the first Crow, this revenge saga is set in a fantastical urban nightmare and is based upon the dark comic book stories of artist James O. Barr. The first film was set in a horrifying Detroit. The second is set in a similar version of Los Angeles. This time, the crow flies on behalf of Ashe, a motorcycle mechanic who was murdered along with his young son after they have witnessed a murder. After rising from the dead, Ashe dons the traditional black garb and funereal white pancake make-up that marks the crow's chosen one. While getting his violent revenge, Ashe is befriended by Sarah, a tattoo expert with great knowledge of the crow legend. Together, they defeat the vile criminals Curve and Kali.

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ghost, killing, murder, revenge, witness