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Blue Velvet

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Original title
Blue Velvet
Running time
120 min.
United States United States
David Lynch
Angelo Badalamenti
Frederick Elmes
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De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
Mystery. Film noir. Drama | Neo-noir. Psychological Thriller. Cult Movie. Independent Film (US)
Synopsis / Plot
Returning home to visit his father who is in intensive care at the hospital, Jeffrey Beaumont stumbles upon a human ear he finds in a field. With local police detective Williams and the local police department unable to investigate, Jeffrey and Sandy, Detective Williams's daughter decide to do their own investigation. But what Jeffrey and Sandy's investigation leads them to discover that a dark underworld exists in their hometown. Jeffrey becomes suspicious of nightclub singer Dorothy Vallens, who is involved with Frank Booth, a violent and evil man.
1986: Nominated for Oscar: Best Director (David Lynch)
1986: New York Film Critics Circle: 3 Nominations including Best Film
1986: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Director & Supp. Actor. 4 Nom.
1986: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Original Screenplay
1986: Sitges Fantasy Film Festival: Best Movie, Cinematography
1986: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Actress (Rossellini). 7 Nominations
1986: Montréal World Film Festival: Best Actor (Dennis Hopper)
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