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|Desc||Isabella Rossellini and David Lynch at the Cannes Film Festival.|
|Usage||Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0|
1986 film by David Lynch
|Released||1986 (36 years, 3 months ago)|
|Genre||crime film, neo-noir, mystery film, erotic thriller, thriller film and drama film|
|Nominated for||Academy Award for Best Director|
|Production company||De Laurentiis Entertainment Group|
|Country of origin||United States of America|
|Producer||Fred C. Caruso, Dino De Laurentiis and Richard Roth|
About Blue Velvet
David Lynch's 1986 film Blue Velvet is a twisted and surreal exploration of the dark underbelly of small-town America. The film follows college student Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle MacLachlan) as he becomes embroiled in a seedy world of violence, sex, and corruption after discovering a severed ear in a field.
Lynch's masterful direction and use of dreamlike imagery create a haunting and unsettling atmosphere throughout the film. The performances of MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, and Dennis Hopper are all standout, with Hopper's portrayal of the psychotic Frank Booth being particularly memorable.
Blue Velvet was met with mixed reviews upon its release, with some critics praising its boldness and originality, while others found it to be overly disturbing and gratuitous. However, over time, the film has become a cult classic and is now widely regarded as one of Lynch's greatest works.
The film's exploration of the dark side of human nature and its commentary on the facade of suburban life have influenced countless filmmakers and artists in the years since its release. Blue Velvet remains a powerful and unforgettable cinematic experience.
- Ebert, R. (1986). Blue Velvet. RogerEbert.com.
- Kermode, M. (2016). Blue Velvet review – David Lynch's hymn to the horrors of suburban life. The Guardian.
- Murray, N. (2016). Blue Velvet: The Ultimate Study of the American Psyche. Rolling Stone.
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