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Year
1980
Runtime
104 min.
Director
Brian De Palma
Genres
Thriller, Mystery
Rating *
7.1
Votes *
14,101
Checks
4,073
Favs
254
Dislikes
35
Favs/checks
6.2% (1:16)
Favs/dislikes
7:1
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  1. neocowboy's avatar

    neocowboy

    For anyone who thought Hitchcock's Psycho wasn't 'sexy' enough. 7 years 7 months ago
  2. Zeltaebar's avatar

    Zeltaebar

    An unusual take on the slasher genre. More suspensful and tense, with some artistic touches worthy of Brian de Palma (of Scarface fame). Michael Caine is wonderful as always. Angie Dickinson delivers a good (and difficult) performance, mostly through body language as a large part of the movie is played out without dialogue. It actually borrows some film making techniques from the era of silent movies. See this one if you want a suspensful and original variation on the ever popular slasher horror genre, though be warned that the movie will probably appeal more to lovers of art movies than the average horror buff. 8 years ago
  3. Alfredo Garcia's avatar

    Alfredo Garcia

    Nancy Allen was married with Brian the Palma for several years. I find quite interesting that in two of the films they did together spoiler. 6 years 9 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #111 in Jennifer Eiss's 500 Essential Cult Movies
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  2. This movie ranks #229 in TSZDT's The 1,000 Greatest Horror Films
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  3. This movie ranks #236 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  4. This movie ranks #909 in The Criterion Collection
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  5. This movie ranks #932 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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