Don't Look Now(Movie, 1973)

| 1h 50min | Genres: Thriller, Drama, Horror
Don't Look NowRating: 3.6/5 (with 169 votes)
Don't Look Now (Italian: A Venezia... un Dicembre rosso shocking) is a 1973 independent film directed by Nicolas Roeg. It is a thriller adapted from the short story by Daphne du Maurier. Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland portray a married couple who travel to Venice following the recent accidental death of their daughter, after the husband accepts a commission to restore a church. They encounter two sisters, one of whom claims to be clairvoyant and informs them that their daughter is trying to contact them and warn them of danger. The husband at first dismisses their claims, but starts to experience mysterious sightings himself. While Don't Look Now observes many conventions of the thriller genre, it focuses on the psychology of grief and the effect the death of a child can have on a relationship. Its depiction of grief has been identified as unusually strong for a film featuring supernatural plot elements. Don't Look Now is renowned for its innovative editing style and its use of recurring motifs and the... ()
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 50min
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Duration: 1h 50min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 50min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 50min
Also available at on: Blu-ray

About Don't Look Now

Laura and John, grieved by a terrible loss, meet in Venice, where John is in charge of the restoration of a church, two mysterious sisters, one of whom gives them a message sent from the afterlife.

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Additional Information

Production countries: United Kingdom (UK), Italy
Shot in: Venice
Plays in: Venice
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Italian (IT)
Translated into 19 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 12/25/1973 (World premiere: 12/03/1973)
Director: Nicolas Roeg
Producer: Peter Katz
Screenwriter: Allan Scott, Chris Bryant, Daphne du Maurier
Film Editor: Graeme Clifford
Director of Photography: Nicolas Roeg, Anthony B. Richmond
Composer: Pino Donaggio
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"A Venezia... un dicembre rosso shocking"
"Venecia rojo shocking"
"Avdøde advarer"

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