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Blow-Up (18-Dec-1966)

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni

Writers: Michelangelo Antonioni; Edward Bond; Tonino Guerra

From short story by: Julio Cortázar

Music Composed by: Herbie Hancock

Producer: Carlo Ponti

Keywords: Thriller, Mystery, Photography

A fashion photographer in swinging-sixties London takes pictures of a couple in flagrante delicto at a public park. the woman notices and demands the film, but Thomas refuses. After developing the negatives, in the background it appears the camera has captured the aftermath of a violent crime. Received Oscar nominations for Best Director and Best Screenplay. Won the Palme d'Or at Cannes.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jane Birkin
14-Dec-1946   Sang on Je t'aime ... moi non plus
Peter Bowles
16-Oct-1936   British comic actor
David Hemmings
18-Nov-1941 3-Dec-2003 Blow-Up
Sarah Miles
31-Dec-1941   Hope and Glory
Vanessa Redgrave
30-Jan-1937   Julia


Vanessa Redgrave   ...   Jane
Sarah Miles   ...   Patricia
David Hemmings   ...   Thomas
John Castle   ...   The Painter
Jane Birkin   ...   The Blonde
Gillian Hills   ...   The Brunette
Peter Bowles   ...   Ron
Veruschka   ...   The Model
Julian Chagrin   ...   Mime
Claude Chagrin   ...   Mime


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