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Phantom of the Paradise
Directed by:
Brian De Palma

Directed by Brian De Palma, "Phantom of the Paradise" (also known as "Phantom im Paradies, Das", "Fantasma del palcoscenico, Il", "Phantom of the Fillmore") is a Comedy/Horror/Musical/Thriller film, released in the USA on October 31 of 1974 . Paul Williams and William Finley are starring, alongside Jessica Harper, George Memmoli, Gerrit Graham and Archie Hahn.

The music made him do it!

Who is the director of "Phantom of the Paradise":

Phantom of the Paradise was directed by Brian De Palma, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before directing Phantom of the Paradise, Brian De Palma had directed Sisters, released in 1973, Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972), Hi, Mom! (1970), Dionysus (1970), The Wedding Party (1969), and Greetings (1968). Since, he directed Obsession, released in 1976, Carrie (1976), The Fury (1978), Home Movies (1980), Dressed to Kill (1980), and Blow Out (1981).

When was "Phantom of the Paradise" released:

Phantom of the Paradise was first released on Thursday, October 31, 1974, in the United States.. This was forty-five (45) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, January 25, 1975 in France; Friday, July 25, 1975 in Germany and on Saturday, May 31, 1975 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Phantom of the Paradise":

At the casting of Phantom of the Paradise we find Paul Williams, previously seen in Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973) and Watermelon Man (1970); William Finley (Sisters (1973), Dionysus (1970)); Jessica Harper (Inserts (1974), Taking Off (1971)) [ more... ]

  • Archie Hahn and Jessica Harper can be seen in My Favorite Year, released in 1982.
  • Archie Hahn and Gerrit Graham have both also be seen in Cannonball!, released in 1976.
  • Gerrit Graham and Jessica Harper also appeared together in Big Man on Campus, released in 1989.

What is the Storyline of "Phantom of the Paradise":

The story follows music composer/singer Winslow Leach, who is seen by satanic record producer Swan during his performance as a back-up act to the nostalgia band The Juicy Fruits, whom Swan produces. Swan is deeply moved by Winslow's song, and, deeming Winslow's music as the perfect music to open "The Paradise" ? Swan's highly anticipated new concert hall ? has his right-hand man Arnold Philbin steal it. When Winslow arrives at Death Records, Swan's record label, he is thrown out. When he [...]

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