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Blow Out

R| 1 hr. 48 min.

Plot Summary
While recording sound effects for a slasher flick, Jack Terri (John Travolta) stumbles upon a real-life horror: a car careening off a bridge and into a river. Jack jumps into the water and fishes out Sally (Nancy Allen) from the car, but the other passenger is already dead -- a governor intending to run for president. As Jack does some investigating of his tapes, and starts a perilous romance with Sally, he enters a tangled web of conspiracy that might leave him dead.

Cast: John Travolta , Nancy Allen , John Lithgow , Dennis Franz , Peter Boyden , Curt May , Ernest McClure , Dave Roberts

Director: Brian De Palma

Genres: Thriller

Blow Out (1981)

Release Date: March 1st, 2000|1 hr. 48 min.

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This Week in Movie History: 'Blow Out' Blows Into Theaters

Posted by
Gary Susman on July 28, 2011

Movie: 'Blow Out' Release Date: July 24, 1981 How It Got Made: That 'Blow Out' got made at all was pretty remarkable. Its 1960s and '70s-style political paranoia seemed out of place at the ...

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