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Blue Velvet

Released: 1986

Genre: Mystery & Suspense

Runtime: 2 hr 1 min

MPAA Rating: R

Director: David Lynch

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern, Hope Lange, Dean Stockwell, George Dickerson, Priscilla Pointer, Frances Bay, Jack Harvey

Returning home to care for his father, a college student stumbles on a mystery involving a singer, a sex maniac, and the girl of his dreams.

Royally fucked up.

Review by: EvilWolfie

Added: 8 years ago

David Lynch's greatest achievement can only be described as royally fucked up. Mind you it's still much more accessible then his earlier Eraserhead but still; the oddly placed symbolism, the contrast between the the corny music in the beginning and the startlingly serious tone later on and the grotesque surreality make Blue Velvet something special. Of course the main event here is Dennis Hopper playing a psychotic sex obsessed gangster who gets his kicks in very odd ways indeed. His portrayal is so picture perfect, that when he screams "Baby wants to fuck!!" you get creepo chills.

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