City of Ghosts (2017) - Movie Details
July 14, 2017 (Limited)
Rated R for disturbing violent content, and for some language
Directed, produced, and filmed by Academy Award–nominated and Emmy-winning filmmaker Matthew Heineman (CARTEL LAND), CITY OF GHOSTS is a singularly powerful cinematic experience that is sure to shake audiences to their core as it elevates the canon of one of the most talented documentary filmmakers working today. Captivating in its immediacy, CITY OF GHOSTS follows the journey of “Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently” — a handful of anonymous activists who banded together after their homeland...
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One of the most uplifting and happiest movies you’ll see all year, the documentary City of Ghosts
explores the fall of sinful, carefree Raqqa, Syria and its rescue by the bastions of hope and prosperity we all love and respect: mother-fucking ISIS. Yes, if you’re in a crappy mood and just want to have your spirits soar for 90 minutes, there’s nothing like watching little kids shoot men in the back of the head, more detached heads hung up on fence posts like something out of “Game of Thrones,” and the destruction of a city.
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