Welcome to New York
- 2h 5min
- Directed by: Abel Ferrara
- Written by: Abel Ferrara, Christ Zois
- Cast: Jacqueline Bisset, Gérard Depardieu, Drena De Niro
Devereaux (Depardieu) is a powerful man who controls the economic fate of entire nations – yet he cannot save himself.
Rating 18 I Running Time 125 mins I USA I 2014
Directed by Abel Ferrara Starring Jacqueline Bisset, Gérard Depardieu, Paul Calderon
Devereaux (Depardieu) is an extremely powerful man with billions of dollars at his disposal. This man who seemingly controls the economy however, cannot begin to understand how to control his sexual urges and sets out to fulfil his fantasies anyway and anywhere he sees fit, getting into serious trouble with the media and his unforgiving wife along the way.
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