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      Siege

      1978 1h 40m Drama List
      Reviews In a seedy section of New York City, elderly residents of a decrepit apartment building find themselves increasingly targeted by irascible punk Simon (Dorian Harewood) and his gang of thugs. As the unofficial leader of the retirees, Henry Fancher (Martin Balsam) appeals to the police for help, but this proves futile and the situation dramatically worsens. Finally, Fancher's sweetheart (Sylvia Sidney) commits suicide in despair, and he resolves to take justice into his own hands. Read More Read Less
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      Synopsis In a seedy section of New York City, elderly residents of a decrepit apartment building find themselves increasingly targeted by irascible punk Simon (Dorian Harewood) and his gang of thugs. As the unofficial leader of the retirees, Henry Fancher (Martin Balsam) appeals to the police for help, but this proves futile and the situation dramatically worsens. Finally, Fancher's sweetheart (Sylvia Sidney) commits suicide in despair, and he resolves to take justice into his own hands.
      Director
      Richard Pearce
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Runtime
      1h 40m