Great Directors Series: Brian De Palma

The films of Brian De Palma available at Amazon.com

Please note: The films, listed below, are individually linked to the applicable Amazon movie-page - other available formats can also be accessed via these links.

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1.
De Palma (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary about writer and director Brian De Palma. (110 mins.)
“ Documentary.

Amazon Link: De Palma (2015 Documentary). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
2.
Passion (2012)
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The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder. (102 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Passion (2012). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
3.
Redacted (2007)
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The devastating reconstruction of the rape and murder of a 15-year-old Iraqi girl by American soldiers in Samarra in 2006. (90 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Redacted (2007). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
4.
The Black Dahlia (2006)
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Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation. (121 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: The Black Dahlia (2006). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
5.
Femme Fatale (2002)
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A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her. (114 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Femme Fatale (2002). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
6.
Mission to Mars (2000)
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When the first manned mission to Mars meets with a catastrophic and mysterious disaster after reporting an unidentified structure, a rescue mission is launched to investigate the tragedy and bring back any survivors. (114 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Mission to Mars (2000). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
7.
Snake Eyes (1998)
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A shady police detective finds himself in the middle of a murder conspiracy at an important boxing match in an Atlantic City casino. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Snake Eyes (1998). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
8.
Mission: Impossible (1996)
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An American agent, under false suspicion of disloyalty, must discover and expose the real spy without the help of his organization. (110 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Mission: Impossible (1996). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
9.
Carlito's Way (1993)
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A Puerto Rican former convict, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of N.Y.C. (144 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Carlito's Way (1993). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
10.
Raising Cain (1992)
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The oncologist wife of a prominent child psychologist suspects her husband has an unhealthy scientific obsession with their child, unaware of what - or who - is really going on inside his head. (91 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Raising Cain (1992). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
11.
The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
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After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter. (125 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Amazon Link: The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
12.
Casualties of War (1989)
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During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. (113 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Amazon Link: Casualties of War (1989). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
13.
The Untouchables (1987)
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Federal Agent Eliot Ness sets out to stop Al Capone; because of rampant corruption, he assembles a small, hand-picked team. (119 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: The Untouchables (1987). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
14.
Wise Guys (1986)
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Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows. (100 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Wise Guys (1986). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
15.
Body Double (1984)
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A young actor's obsession with spying on a beautiful woman who lives nearby leads to a baffling series of events with drastic consequences. (114 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Body Double (1984). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
16.
Scarface (1983)
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In Miami in 1980, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed. (170 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Scarface (1983). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
17.
Blow Out (1981)
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A movie sound recordist accidentally records the evidence that proves that a car accident was actually murder and consequently finds himself in danger. (107 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Blow Out (1981). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
18.
Dressed to Kill (1980)
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A mysterious blonde woman kills one of a psychiatrist's patients, and then goes after the high-class call girl who witnessed the murder. (105 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Dressed to Kill (1980). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
19.
Home Movies (1979)
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Keith Gordon is a creative young man who films the oddball doings of his family and peers. "The Maestro"... (90 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Home Movies (1979). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
20.
The Fury (1978)
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A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue when a sinister official kidnaps him to harbor his extremely powerful psychic abilities. (118 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Amazon Link: The Fury (1978). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
21.
Carrie (1976)
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Carrie White, a shy, friendless teenage girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Carrie (1976). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
22.
Obsession (1976)
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A wealthy New Orleans businessman becomes obsessed with a young woman who resembles his wife. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Obsession (1976). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
23.
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
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A disfigured composer sells his soul for the woman he loves so that she will perform his music. However, an evil record tycoon betrays him and steals his music to open his rock palace, The Paradise. (92 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Phantom of the Paradise (1974). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
24.
Sisters (1972)
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A journalist witnesses a brutal murder in a neighboring apartment, but the police do not believe that the crime took place. With the help of a private detective, she seeks out the truth. (93 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Sisters (1972). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
25.
Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
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A young businessman goes to a magic expert to learn hardness and skill with his cynical and greedy collaborators. He becomes a very good tap dancer, but will he be able to get free of his old boss? (91 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
26.
Hi, Mom! (1970)
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A Vietnam vet moves into an apartment and views in other people's windows across the street, meets one of the women, and discovers black theater. (87 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Amazon Link: Hi, Mom! (1970). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
27.
Dionysus in '69 (1970)
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Filmed stageplay based on the ancient greek play The Bacchae written by Euripides. This play is performed by members of The Performance Group... (85 mins.)
“ Amazon Link: Dionysus in '69 (1970). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
28.
The Wedding Party (1969)
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See Robert DeNiro in his first starring role in Brian DePalma's wildly comic first feature The Wedding Party! (92 mins.)
“ Amazon Link: The Wedding Party (1969). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
29.
Greetings (1968)
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An offbeat, episodic film about three friends, Paul, a shy love-seeker, Lloyd, a vibrant conspiracy nut... (88 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Greetings (1968). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
30.
Murder à la Mod (1968)
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Naive young lady Karen wants to help her struggling amateur filmmaker boyfriend Christopher raise enough money so he can divorce his wife... (80 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Amazon Link: Murder à la Mod (1968). ” - Dr-Faustus