De onopgeloste moord op een beroemde actrice, genaamd The Black Dahlia, in 1947 in Los Angeles.
The Black Dahlia
Brian De Palma
Based on the work of
James Ellroy
Mark Isham
Aaron Eckhart Josh Hartnett Scarlett Johansson Hilary Swank
Author of screenplay
Josh Friedman
Dutch Filmworks, 2012 | Other editions
1 dvd-video + 1 blu-ray
Playing time
121 min.
Engels gesproken, Nederlands ondertiteld

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Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 50 times in Flemish libraries


Amerikaanse film noir/thriller uit 2006 van Brian De Palma (Untouchables; Scarface), met Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson (Girl with the pearl earring), Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank (Million dollar baby). Gebaseerd op het waargebeurde verhaal van James Ellroy, die ook L.A. Confidential schreef. De onopgeloste moord op een beroemde actrice, genaamd The Black Dahlia, in de jaren '40-'50 in Los Angeles. Stella Papamichael (BBC Movies Review,i) geeft 3 (van 5) sterren en roemt vooral de acteerprestaties van Hartnett. Brett Collum (Dvd Verdict,i) geeft 70 (van 100) punten: 'The production is handsome, the cast is first rate, but the story is so mishandled that everyone involved is sunk into one of the most god awful messes in recent memory.' Geen extra's.

About Brian De Palma

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Brian Russell De Palma (born September 11, 1940) is an American film director and screenwriter. With a career spanning over 50 years, he is best known for his work in the suspense, crime and psychological thriller genres. His prominent films include mainstream box office hits such as Carrie (1976), Dressed to Kill (1980), Scarface (1983), The Untouchables (1987), and Mission: Impossible (1996), as well as cult favorites such as Sisters (1972), Phantom of the Paradise (1974), Blow Out (1981), Body Double (1984), Casualties of War (1989), Carlito's Way (1993), Femme Fatale (2002), and Passion (2012).

De Palma is often cited as a leading member of the New Hollywood generation of film directors. His directing style often makes use of quotations from other films or cinematic styles, and bears the influence of filmmakers such as Alfred Hitchcock and Jean-L…Read more on Wikipedia


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