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What is Brian De Palma known for?

What is Brian De Palma known for?

Brian De Palma, in full Brian Russell De Palma, De Palma sometimes spelled DePalma, (born September 11, 1940, Newark, New Jersey, U.S.), American motion-picture director and screenwriter best noted for his usually stylish, often graphic horror-suspense films that draw heavily on the work of director Alfred Hitchcock.

What is Brian De Palmas style?

The Obsession: Among De Palma’s most famed techniques is his use of split-screens and split-diopters. The split-screen is especially prominent in Sisters and naturally compliments the film’s use of doubles.

What else did Brian De Palma direct?

He is best known for directing films such as ‘Scarface’ (1983), ‘Mission Impossible’ (1996) ‘Sisters’ (1973), and ‘Femme Fatale’ (2002).

Who influenced Brian De Palma?

Brian De Palma was heavily influenced by Hitchcock in almost all of his films, but his most Hitchcockian movie is 1972’s Sisters, an homage to Psycho. Brian De Palma is one of the world’s most renowned and influential filmmakers.

Where is Brian De Palma from?

Newark, NJBrian De Palma / Place of birth

Who filmed Carrie?

Brian De Palma
Brian De Palma directed this amazingly stylish adaptation of Stephen King’s first novel which is arguably the best Stephen King adaptation ever to be made. Sissy Spacek’s performance is one of the greatest to ever grace a horror film.

What is a body double in acting?

Definition of body double : a double who takes the place of an actor especially in scenes calling for nudity.

How tall is Al?

Al Horford is 6 feet 9 inches tall.

Al Horford 6’9″ 6/3/1986 (35)

How old is Brian De Palma?

81 years (September 11, 1940)Brian De Palma / Age

Is Brian De Palma married?

Darnell Gregorio-De Palmam. 1995–1997
Gale Anne Hurdm. 1991–1993Nancy Allenm. 1979–1983
Brian De Palma/Spouse

What is the story behind the movie Carrie?

The story of Carrie White, a girl brought up, almost in isolation, by her domineering, religious mother Margaret. After an embarrassing incident in the showers causes her classmates to tease Carrie ruthlessly, her teacher Miss Collins disciplines them severely.