really surprised it took me so long to check this out,
directing debut by Matt Dillion
excellent location shooting / soundtrack / editing
classic storyline w/ some noir elements (big +)
co-written by Barry Gifford
really worth the view
Did you hear that? The sound of murder.
Brian De Palma’s follow-up to Dressed to Kill is directly based on Antonioni’s Blow Up (1966) - just replacing the medium of photograph for the medium of audio recording. Although I may personally lean more towards the original Italian flick, I think that it’s practically nonsense to try and compare them. Each is completely its own animal, and both are immensely well-rounded cinema - beautifully utilizing every aspect of the medium: visuals,…