Blow out
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2011].
Edition
Director-approved special edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Round Rock Public Library - Adult Audio/Video (1st floor)DVD-R BLOChecked OutJanuary 27, 2022

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781604654172
UPC
715515080118

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
General Note
Special features include original theatrical trailer, new interviews with De Palma, Nancy Allen, and cameraman Garrett Brown, on set photos by Louis Goldman and De Palma's 1967 feature, Murder á la mod.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Paul Hirsch ; music, Pino Donaggio.
Participants/Performers
John Travolta, Nancy Allen, John Lithgow, Dennis Franz.
Description
Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of moviemaking.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 2.0 surround.
Language
In English with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

De Palma, B., Litto, G., Travolta, J., Allen, N., Lithgow, J., Franz, D., & Donaggio, P. (2011). Blow out (Director-approved special edition.). The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Brian De Palma et al.. 2011. Blow Out. [United States]: The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Brian De Palma et al.. Blow Out [United States]: The Criterion Collection, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

De Palma, Brian, et al. Blow Out Director-approved special edition., The Criterion Collection, 2011.

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