A sort of "I Was a Teenage Postman Who Always Rang Twice," DEEP DOWN brims with pretentious attitude and oddball character studies that shift it from being mere junk to lost cause.
Midwest youth Andy (Chris Young) is adrift in LA as an unemployed musician. He rooms in an apartment complex with Craig (Kristoffer Tabori). From the beginning, Andy is entranced by their neighbor Charlotte (Tanya Roberts), an ex-dancer who's unhappily wed to abusive, alcoholic Gil (George Segal),
a hood so volatile he shoots a pal for talking with his mouth full.
Soon Andy and Charlotte have torrid sex right under Gil's suspicious nose. When Craig, Charlotte's other "secret" love...