Movie Discussion: Paul Verhoeven’s The Fourth Man [Die vierde man] (1983)

Monthly Theme: Perverted Killers The Film: The Fourth Man Country of origin: The Netherlands Dutch title: De vierde man Date of Netherlands release: March 24, 1983 Date of U.S. release: June 27, 1984 Studio: Rob Houwer Productions, et al. Distributer: International Spectrafilm Domestic Gross: ? Budget: ? Director: Paul Verhoeven Producer: Rob Houwer Screenwriter: Gerard Soeteman Adaptation? Yes. Based on Gerard Reve’s 1981 novel De vierde man. Cinematographer: Jan […]

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Movie Discussion: Brian De Palma’s Dressed to Kill (1980)

Monthly Theme: Perverted Killers The Film: Dressed to Kill Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. Release: July 25, 1980 Studio: Filmways Pictures & Cinema 77 Films Distributer: Filmways Pictures Domestic Gross: $32 million Budget $6.5 million Director: Brian De Palma Producers: Samuel Z. Arkoff, et al. Screenwriter: Brian De Palma Adaptation? No. Cinematographer: Ralf Bode Make-Up/FX: Robert Laden, et al. Music: Pino Donaggio Part of a series? […]

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Movie Discussion: Brian De Palma’s Body Double (1984)

Monthly Theme: Erotic Thrillers The Film: Body Double Alternate titles: n/a Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: October 26, 1984 Studios: Columbia Pictures & Delphi II Productions Distributer: Columbia Pictures Domestic Gross: $8.8 million Budget: $10 million Director: Brian De Palma Producers: Brian De Palma & Howard Gottfried Screenwriter: Robert J. Avrech & […]

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Movie Discussion: Pedro Almodóvar’s Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! [¡Átame!] (1990)

Monthly Theme: Erotic Thrillers The Film: Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! Spanish title: ¡Átame! Country of origin: Spain Date of Spanish release: January 22, 1990 Date of U.S. release: May 4, 1990 Studios: El Deseo S.A. Distributer: Miramax Domestic Gross: $4 million Budget: ? Director: Pedro Almodóvar Producers: Augustín Almodóvar & Enrique Posner Screenwriter: Pedro […]

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