Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, escapes during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, who had also been cryogenically frozen after being wrongfully accused of killing 30 innocent people while apprehending Phoenix.
|Release Date||October 8th, 1993|
|Genres||Crime, Action, Science Fiction|
|Directors||Marco Brambilla, P.R. Tooke, Louis D'Esposito, Joseph J. Kontra, Xochi Blymyer, Charlie Picerni|
|Writers||Daniel Waters, Robert Reneau, Peter M. Lenkov, Peter M. Lenkov, Robert Reneau|
|Production Companies||Silver Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Production Country||United States of America|
|Plot Keywords||helicopter, martial arts, crime fighter, social control, museum, future, cryogenics, utopia, dystopia, fistfight, police, psychopath, betrayal, shootout, cyberpunk, explosion, violence, foot chase, car chase, warden, prison escape, subterranean, censorship, culture shock, knitting|