About

Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love.

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Directed by

Sam Raimi

Written by

Chuck Pfarrer (Screenplay)
Sam Raimi (Screenplay)
Ivan Raimi (Screenplay)
Daniel Goldin (Screenplay)
Joshua Goldin (Screenplay)

Runtime

96 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

They destroyed everything he had, everything he was. Now, crime has a new enemy and justice has a new face.

Cast

Keywords

corruption gangster los angeles experiment madness mask disfigurement burn conflagration outsider darkman

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#148 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss