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The Sleeping City


One of the finest and most troubling films to come out of Universal-International, The Sleeping City tried to emulate some of the cinéma vérité elements of [[Feature~V34382~The Naked City~nakedcity]] (which had been produced at Universal's facilities). The producers got the permission of the city of New York to shoot at Bellevue Hospital, and, in exchange, opened the movie with a disclaimer spoken by star [[Performer~P85734~Richard Conte~richardconte]], stepping out of character to point out that nothing...more