The year is 1984 in a small sleepy town in New York City. The former mayor of the city was found dead in the backseat of his car with a local 15-year-old girl. In the aftermath, his wife of 30 years and his adopted daughter have to make sense of this difficult situation, while a detective from out of town is sent in to try to solve the case together with local law enforcement. (A catching synopsis of the movie).
Ocean City Monster Building is a feature film by Chris Lane, The main character in the movie Sally Lambert is the adopted daughter of Mayor James Alberts and Denise Lambert, James Albert got murdered.
Sally Lambert left her school and come back to find the truth behind the murder of her father James Albert, he was found dead in his car strangely with a 15 years old local girl. This raises questions and creates strong conflict in the entire movie. Detective Aida Pierre is specially brought from another town to investigate the suspected murder of a man with a political background.
The film carries the audience with all its merits, with all the complexities that occur during the investigation of the murder being filmed with great flair.
The mother of the 15-year-old murdered girl was also keen to find the reality and reason for her daughter’s death. Many complications can occur during instigation.
It also has many twists and turns like a certain crime drama that usually confuses the investigation with more questions and queries, which could help the investigation, but usually bring more complications to the investigation process.
As long as the technical and creative aspects of the movie are concerned, it is very clear that Ocean City Monster Building is truly a perfect murdered mystery, it covered all the requirements of a successful independent movie, and filmmaking seems up to the mark, cinematography, lighting, background music, and the screenplay and dialogues highly appreciatable. All actors performed a commanding performance throughout the movie, which made the story very gripping. Overall Ocean City Monster Building is a great effort.