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Dressed to Kill
Directed by:
Brian De Palma

Released in the USA on July 25 of 1980, "Dressed to Kill" (also known as "Vestito per uccidere") is a Crime/Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Brian De Palma , starring Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson, Nancy Allen, Keith Gordon, Dennis Franz and David Margulies.

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Who is the director of "Dressed to Kill":

Dressed to Kill was directed by Brian De Palma, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before directing Dressed to Kill, Brian De Palma had directed Home Movies, released in 1980, The Fury (1978), Carrie (1976), Obsession (1976), Phantom of the Paradise (1974), and Sisters (1973). Since, he directed Blow Out, released in 1981, Scarface (1983), Wise Guys (1986), The Untouchables (1987), Casualties of War (1989), and The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990).

When was "Dressed to Kill" released:

Dressed to Kill was initially released on Friday, July 25, 1980, in the United States. Also released on Friday, July 25, 1980 has been Caddyshack (dir. Harold Ramis). This was thirty-nine (39) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, March 15, 1981 in France; Tuesday, June 03, 1980 in Germany; Sunday, January 01, 1984 in Australia and on Saturday, April 04, 1981 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Dressed to Kill":

At the casting of Dressed to Kill we find Michael Caine, previously seen in Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) and Ashanti (1979); Angie Dickinson (Klondike Fever (1980), Big Bad Mama (1974)); Nancy Allen (Home Movies (1980), 1941 (1979)) [ more... ]

  • Nancy Allen, Keith Gordon and Mary Davenport can also be seen in Home Movies, released in 1980.
  • Nancy Allen and Dennis Franz also appeared in Blow Out, released in 1981.
  • Keith Gordon and David Margulies also appeared in All That Jazz, released in 1979.

What is the Storyline of "Dressed to Kill":

Kate Miller is a sexually frustrated housewife who is in therapy with New York City psychiatrist Dr. Robert Elliott. During an appointment, Kate attempts to seduce him, but Elliott rejects her advances.

Kate goes to the Metropolitan Museum. In a ten-minute sequence entirely without dialogue, she has an unexpected flirtation with a mysterious stranger. Kate and the stranger "stalk" each other through the museum until they finally wind up outside, where Kate joins him in a taxi. They begin to have sex [...]

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