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  1. Raising CainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... pictures, opting to hop between genres once again with films in comedy ( Wise Guys (1986)), war ( Casualties of War (1989)), and crime ( The Untouchables (1987)). After The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) turned into one of the biggest bombs in his ...

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  2. Split Personality: Two Cuts of "Raising Cain" Come to Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... ," he used the clout he had earned to make his long-standing passion project-the grim Vietnam drama " Casualties of War " (1989), a film that sharply divided critics and which did not do particularly well at the box office. By the time that film was ...

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  3. Review: - De Palma' Is Catnip for the Director's FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... Phantom of the Paradise , Carrie , Obsession , Dressed to Kill , Blow Out , Scarface , The Untouchables , Casualties of War , Carlito's Way and Femme Fatale . Even his less successful efforts are interesting in one way or another. De Palma ...

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  4. Brian De Palma Once Split Critics Like His Own Frames - but in Time He PrevailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... line readings and messing with her eye-lines, or how Michael J. Fox nearly killed Sean Penn on the set of Casualties of War . He sounds downright proud when he recalls how he kept screenwriters Robert Towne and David Koepp stashed away in different ...

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  5. Review: de Palma (2016) 'the leg...Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Michael J. Fox for being on television and so he continuously taunted the actor while they were filming "Casualties of War" and while filming the climax for "Scarface," star Al Pacino grabbed the hot barrel of the machine gun he had just fired and ...

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  6. Movie review: 'De Palma' is a treasure trove for film buffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... the crowd to join him onstage. He spends time explaining the challenges filming his Vietnam War tragedy "Casualties of War," where Sean Penn physically and verbally abused his co-star Michael J. Fox to make him more credible as a battle-scarred ...

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  7. De PalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... a hip-hop hero of violent gunplay ( Scarface ), and a fashioner of uniquely American horrors ( Carrie , Casualties of War , The Untouchables ). Yet De Palma is more than the sum of these things. A consummate technician and storyteller, this ...

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  8. Brian De Palma would never make a movie like De PalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | City Pages

    ... recalls the ones that came together just right. The Untouchables did gangbusters, but following it up with Casualties of War and The Bonfire of the Vanities did little to endear him to viewers. Ironically enough for what amounts to an auteur study, ...

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  9. Director Brian De Palma offers behind-the-scenes stories from his decades-long career in cinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    ... discusses the knock-down fights between Sean Penn and Michael J. Fox, the stars of his 1989 Vietnam drama Casualties of War ; Sean Connery's unhappiness with being riddled with bullets in The Untouchables ; kicking Oliver Stone off the set; and the ...

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  10. De Palma Looks Into the Controversial Filmmaker's Soul and Finds-What Else?-StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Stranger

    ... Scarface shoot-out to the Eisenstein homage in The Untouchables to the Viet Cong tunnel hellscape in Casualties of War to the subway train chase in Carlito's Way to the helicopter flying into the Chunnel in Mission: Impossible to the tidal wave ...

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  11. Brian De Palma Once Split Critics Like His Own Frames - but in Time He PrevailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Miami New Times

    ... line readings and messing with her eye-lines, or how Michael J. Fox nearly killed Sean Penn on the set of Casualties of War . He sounds downright proud when he recalls how he kept screenwriters Robert Towne and David Koepp stashed away in different ...

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  12. Movie Review: 'De Palma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... of indelible titles Carrie, The Untouchables, Dressed to Kill, Blow Out, Scarface, Mission: Impossible, Casualties of War, Obsession, Sisters, Phantom of the Paradise, Carlito's Way, and Femme Fatale. But half the fun of De Palma is the titular ...

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  13. Jake Paltrow talks 'De Palma'-the iconic filmmaker, and his film storyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Gate

    ... Palma called "Split/Screen: The Cinema of Brian De Palma", which kicks off tomorrow, Saturday June 18 with Casualties of War and runs until September 3. Find out more about the special programme at TIFF.net .

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  14. Why Brian De Palma Is My Cinematic HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... taught me about storyboarding in a Premiere Magazine article that published his early Macintosh boards for Casualties of War . He opened me up to the actual craft. The engineering. The planning -- skills that would later lead to a tiny career of me ...

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  15. Saw a Scarfacea ? a Carriea ? Meet the man who directed themRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... the emotion happening on screen in real time"); his biggest disappointment (the box office failure of Casualties of War ); the reason he quit Hollywood after spending a year making the $100 million Mission to Mars (the drudgery of supervising ...

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  16. "De Palma" movie review: An homage to overlooked directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... of the Vanities" and "Mission to Mars." An anecdote regarding Sean Penn and Michael J. Fox on the set of "Casualties of War" is priceless, as are sequences from De Palma's early films, which starred a brand new actor named Bob De Niro (who worked ...

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  17. Movie review: De Palma talks about De Palma in 'De Palma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Genesee Country Express

    ... or Michael J. Fox looking genuinely uncomfortable acting opposite Sean Penn in “Casualties of War.” And according to De Palma, Penn was a jerk to Fox on the set. Because his films and his stories about them are presented ...

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  18. The self-proclaimed neo-Hitchcock reflects on his Hollywood career in a De PalmaaRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... that Mr. De Palma 's output has entailed some truly great works ("Scarface" and the underappreciated "Casualties of War"), many competently made thrillers and genre exercises ("Mission: Impossible," "Carrie") as well as more than a few absolute ...

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  19. 'De Palma': Killer documentary about Philly-bred director of 'Carrie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... The Untouchables ), and just strange, juicy stuff (Sean Penn's serious goading of costar Michael J. Fox in Casualties of War ). And that criticism about De Palma's misogyny? About the way his cameras linger on, and leer at, the beautiful women he ...

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  20. Underrated yet clearly driven by vision: Brian De Palma's more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... (1987), are arguably less interesting today than the less heralded likes of "Body Double" (1984), "Casualties of War" (1989) and "Carlito's Way" (1993). The Times' Justin Chang and Mark Olsen highlight several of his more contentious and/or ...

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