Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Film / Darkdrive

Go To



* BadassLongcoat: Falcon wears a slick black longcoat for no other reason than making him look cool. He doesn't really live up to it, as he's repeatedly beaten up by mooks.

to:

* BadassLongcoat: Falcon wears a slick black longcoat for no other reason than making to make him look cool. He doesn't really live up to it, as he's repeatedly beaten up by mooks.

Added DiffLines:

[[quoteright:308:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/t01663raeyi.jpg]]

''Darkdrive'' is a 1997 American cyberpunk BMovie.

In the near future, criminals are locked up in a virtual prison managed by a corporation called Zircon. When the system controlling the prison starts to malfunction, its former designer Steven Falcon is hired by his ex-employers to travel inside to find out what's wrong.

----
!!This film provides examples of:

* BadassLongcoat: Falcon wears a slick black longcoat for no other reason than making him look cool. He doesn't really live up to it, as he's repeatedly beaten up by mooks.
* TheLostLenore: Falcon's wife Julie was killed in a bombing meant to kill him. Afterwards, he became an alcoholic recluse, until his former employers convince him to do OneLastJob. He runs into her virtual ghost in a bar in cyberspace, and falls in love with her again.
* MegaCorp: Zircon not only has the power to sentence prisoners to death, but is also using the virtual prison to dispose of its enemies.
* MindPrison: There is such a prison being managed by an evil Mega-Corp, as it disposes of people by putting them in cryostasis and projecting their minds into the virtual world. The main character goes inside the mental prison to track down a specific person.
* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: Technology hasn't advanced much beyond the invention of virtual reality.
----

Showing 2 edit(s) of 2

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report