Blue Velvet (1986)

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Directed By David Lynch David Lynch Starring Isabella Rossellini Isabella Rossellini  •  Kyle MacLachlan Kyle MacLachlan  •  Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper  •  Laura Dern Laura Dern  •  Dean Stockwell Dean Stockwell Genres Americana  •  Crime Thriller  •  Crime  •  Mystery  •  Post-Noir  •  Thriller Studios &
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Release Info 1986-09-19T00:00:00Z September 19, 1986
Color  •  120 minutes R Rated R
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lukiushaufoy

lukiushaufoy on 12/6/2015 Reply  · 

I thought it was really good but the lady turning up naked all of the time was annoying.

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BenDransfield1

BenDransfield1 on 3/28/2019 Reply  · 

I don't think so, I think it was a clear sign of vulnerability and an explicit statement about sexualisation in general.

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dylanlmao

dylanlmao on 5/27/2020 Reply  · 

I hate lynch movies but blue velvet is an outlier, great movie

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