Oeuvre: De Palma: Carlito’s Way
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Carlito’s Way

Released a decade after Scarface, Carlito’s Way is frequently described as Brian De Palma’s “apology”…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Raising Cain
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Raising Cain

The Bonfire of the Vanities had all the potential to destroy Brian De Palma’s career.…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: The Bonfire of the Vanities
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Oeuvre: De Palma: The Bonfire of the Vanities

Julie Salamon wanted to write a book about what modern Hollywood filmmaking looked like. There…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Casualties of War
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Casualties of War

It’s hard to ignore the appeal in imagining the critical reception of an emotionally resonant…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: The Untouchables
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Oeuvre: De Palma: The Untouchables

Brian De Palma’s 1976 film Carrie has rightfully been perceived as his breakout film, his…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Wise Guys
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Wise Guys

“This time, no one can accuse me of ripping off Hitchcock.” Brian De Palma was…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Body Double
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Body Double

Brian De Palma spent the first half of the ‘80s sublimating his early social critiques…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Scarface
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Scarface

It’s impossible to overstate the impact of Brian De Palma’s bright, blood-drenched Scarface on the…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Blow Out
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Blow Out

Far before “meta” was part of the parlance of modern film, Brian De Palma was…

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Oeuvre: De Palma: Dressed to Kill
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Dressed to Kill

Of all Brian De Palma’s films that pay homage to his most prominent inspiration, Alfred…

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