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Dressed to kill


"At once tongue in cheek and scary as hell, Dressed to Kill revolves around the grisly murder of a woman in Manhattan and how her psychiatrist, her brainiac teenage son, and the prostitute who witnessed the crime try to piece together what happened while the killer remains at large"--Container.

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  • 9781681430379
  • 1681430371

Edition: Director-approved two-DVD special edition.


  • 2 videodiscs (105 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm + 1 booklet.
  • digital optical mono Dolby digital
  • NTSC
  • video file DVD video region 1

Target Audience Note: CHVR: R.

Other Title: Dressed to kill (Motion picture : 1980)


  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.
  • Special features: new conversation between Brian de Palma and filmmaker Noah Baumbach; new interviews with actress Nancy Allen, producer George Litto, composer Pino Donaggio, shower-scene body-double Victoria Lynn Johnson and poster photographic art director Stephen Sayadian; "making of" documentary; new profile of cinematographer Ralf Bode; interview with actor-director Keith Gordon from 2001; pieces from 2001 about the different versions of the film and the cuts made to avoid an X rating; storyboards gallery; trailer.
  • "New, restored 4K digital transfer of Brian De Palma's preferred unrated version, supervised by the director"--Container.
  • Director of photography, Ralf Bode ; editor, Jerry Greenberg ; original music, Pino Donaggio.
  • Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson, Nancy Allen, Keith Gordon, Dennis Franz, David Margulies.
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural.
  • English dialogue with optional English SDH subtitles for the deaf or hard of hearing.

Publisher or Distributor Number: CC2524D

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