Dr. Peyton Westlake (Liam Neeson) is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin
when a gang, led by the sadistic Robert G. Durant (Larry Drake) obliterates his laboratory. Burned
beyond recognition and altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake attempts to rebuild his
laboratory and reestablish his ties with his former girlfriend Julie (Frances McDormand). But his
most challenging task lies within himself. Torn between his desire to create a new life with Julie and his
quest for revenge, the man known as Darkman begins to assume alternate identities in this stunning, fast-paced
action thriller from director Sam Raimi.