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Why De Palma's 'Blow Out' Tops Antonioni's 'Blow-Up'

The scene everybody remembers in Michelangelo Antonioni’s 1966 film Blow-Up comes around the halfway mark. Thomas (David Hemmings), the photographer at the story’s center, is developing some pictures. 991 more words


Halloween Kingathon - Carrie (1976)

Director: Brian DePalma

Writer: Lawrence D Cohen (Screenplay) Stephen King (Novel)

Starring: Sissy Spacek, John Travolta, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, William Katt, Nancy Allen, Betty Buckley… 682 more words


A Bomb in the Lasagna: Shame September- 'Blow Out (1981)'

This month Rooster Illusion‘s writers are taking a look at some of the important films they’ve shamefully only now gotten around to seeing. Sarah Lawrence… 923 more words

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Celebrating "Septemberg" With Spielberg's Forgotten Films

Over at Birth.Movies.Death (one of the best film sites currently going), they are in the midst of what EIC Devin Faraci has dubbed “Septemberg”, a celebration of Steven Spielberg’s career and influence through his amazing films. 1,567 more words


Six Poems by Nancy Allen


Casualties of War

My brother and I tattooed
the naked G.I. Joe
with magic marker,
unhooked limbs and head
from his sexless torso
and buried him in pieces… 887 more words


Blow Out (1981).

“So you got your choice. You can be crazy or dead.”

“Blow Out”
Dirigida por: Brian de Palma
Protagonistas: John Travolta, Nancy Allen, John Lithgow, Dennis Franz. 485 more words

#SatMat Live Tweet movie for Sat., Sept. 12: STRANGE INVADERS (1983)

There’s a new and wonderful Live Tweet on Twitter.com named #SatMat. It takes place at 4:30 p.m. EST every Saturday and is devoted to Saturday-matinee-type movie fare. 315 more words