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Blow Out (1981) - Plot Summary Poster

(1981)

Plot Summary

  • This stylish Brian DePalma thriller plays off the theme of the unsuspecting witness who discovers a crime and is thereby put in grave danger, but with a novel twist. Jack is a sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it. Curiosity gets the better of him when the media become involved, and he begins to unravel the pieces of a nefarious conspiracy. As he struggles to survive against his shadowy enemies and expose the truth, he doesn't know whom he can trust.

    - Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
  • A movie sound recordist accidentally records the evidence that proves that a car accident was actually murder and consequently finds himself in danger.

    - Written by Anonymous

Synopsis

"Blow Out" opens with the first-person viewpoint of a psycho killer prowling a female dormitory. After spying through the windows at young ladies in various stages of undress and sexual activity...

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