• De Palma (2016)

De Palma

Release Date: June 10th, 2016

DVD Release Date: September 13th, 2016

R |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Brian De Palma discusses his body of work, including "Sisters," "Obsession," "Carrie," "Dressed to Kill," "Blow Out," "Scarface," "The Untouchables," "Carlito's Way" and "Mission: Impossible."

Cast: Brian De Palma

Director: Noah Baumbach , Jake Paltrow

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Empire Ward

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    It's great to hear a director talking candidly about the actors he's worked with, dishing out good, juicy stuff. show more

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Suffice it to say that the film is a must-see for fans of the man (who, like many of his gifted colleagues, has given up on what’s left of the Hollywood studio system) and a should-see for anyone who cares about how movies are made, as well as how, in certain near-miraculous cases, really good movies get made. show more

  • 80
    Screen International

    A very basic formula, executed in bare-bones fashion, works a treat because this set of interviews with Brian De Palma on his life and films is so revealing, and entertaining, that little is needed here other than the man, his opinions and some telling illustrations. show more

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