24th Athens International Film Festival

Twister

Almereyda recruits HarryDean Stanton, Suzy Amis, Tim Robbins, Dylan McDermott and Jenny Wright to return to Kansas and its famous twisters 50 years after "The Wizard of Oz", introducing us to a different side of America.

"Twister" is Michael Almereyda's little known debut based on "Oh!", a short story by American minimalist author Mary Robinson, published in 1981.

With an atmosphere that alludes to the hypnotic pace of some of Robert Altman's most bizarre films, Almereyda recruits Harry Dean Stanton, Suzy Amis, Tim Robbins, Dylan McDermott and Jenny Wright to return to Kansas 50 years after "The Wizard of Oz", introducing us to a different side of America.

An oddball family are trapped in their farmhouse by an impending storm. Mysterious helicopters, inexplicable weather phenomena, kooky dialogues and even kookier performances, with an utterly bizarre turn by Crispin Glover and a sweet cameo by beatnik author William S. Burroughs in the most charmingly outrageous family movie ever made. The Boy

Σκηνοθεσία / Director
Michael Almereyda

Σενάριο / Screenwriter
Michael Almereyda

Φωτογραφία / DoP
Renato Berta

Μουσική / Music
Hans Zimmer

Μοντάζ / Editor
Roberto Silvi

Ηθοποιοί / Principal Cast
Harry Dean Stanton, Suzy Amis Crispin Glover, Dylan McDermott
Jenny Wright, Lindsay Christman

ΗΠΑ / USA
1989
Εγχρωμο / Color
BluRay
93'
Αγγλικά / English


    Publication date: 2014-09-10 12:30:00

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