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Blue Velvet Film Review


Director

"Blue Velvet" is one of the most powerful movies that had made in Cinema history ever. The movie was released in 1986 which was written and directed by "David Lynch" the maestro. David Lynch is a alternative filmmaker that brought a new era of storytelling to the World Cinema. Blue Velvet movie has nominated for many awards and have won many including National Society of Film Critics Award in 1986.


Plot

Jeffrey, while walking through a field near his house, he finds a severed human ear which brings him curiosity to search. So he joins forces with a detective's daughter to solve the mystery. The storyline of the screenplay has developed to it's maximum standard and it hooks the audience ver y easily. And it keeps the audience engage with movie. Jeffery Beaumont is a College student who returns to his hometown to look after father's hardware store while he is in hospital. Walking through a grassy field near the home, Jeffrey finds a severed human ear. It leads him to find out what happening in the town.

David Lynch has taken cinema to a next level that none has even imagined. Lynch's movies are more familiar to us and they brings some untold points in cinema to the audience and engages with them very easily. That is a master trick of David Lynch's in movie making. He is an influential filmmaker in the world who created new ways if thinking in Storytelling. And his well known movies are "Twin Peaks, Twin Peaks : Fire walk with me, Mulholland Drive, Inland Empire, Robot Chicken, Eraser Head, The Adventures of Alan R., Flying Lotus Feet, What Did Jack Do, The Black Ghiandola, Lucky, Girlfriend's Day, I have a radio" and many other films.


Cinematography, Lighting and Editing 

The Cinematographer of the movie is "Frederick Elmes" who has won 1 Primetime Emmy Awards and another 10 wins and 6 nominations. His well known movies are "The Dead Don't Die, The Night Of, Paterson, Hunters, The Jesus Roll, The Family, The Looming Tower, Hair, Wilson, Olive Kitteridge, Horns, Beach House : Wild" and many other films.

The Gaffer of the movie is "Michael Katz" who is well known for making "Star Trek VI : The Undiscovered Country, Brothers, The Game, Darktown Strutters, The Four Deuces, Lepke, Knuckle Men, How Do You Do, The Student Teachers, Messiah Of Evil, Honey I Blew up The Kid, How to Be a Player" and many other films. 

The Editor of the movie is "Duwayne Dunham" who has won 1 Primetime Emmy Awards and nominated for 2 awards. His well known movies are "Twin Peaks, Tar Wars Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars VI - Return of the Jedi, Star Wars : The Clone Wars, That First Glide, Now You See It" many other films.


Acting and Casting

Acting is one of the main things in Cinema that can attracts the audience and keep engaged with the movie. It is not a easy step to do in films. Acting or performing a role now has defined through many years. And it keeps defining. And have you ever think who chooses the perfect actor for a role. Yes that job is done by a Casting Director. 

The casting directors of the movie is "Pat Golden, Pamela Guest, Johanna Ray" who are Award winning Casting Directors. Their well known movies are "Platoon, New Jack City, Kalifornia, Afterlife, East meets West, American Playhouse, House Party 2, Rickover : The Birth of Nuclear Power, Gimme Shelter, Married, Nuts, Patty Hearst, Guest Appearance, Charity, Twin Peaks, Inglorious Basterds, Mullholland Drive, Snowpiercer, Ellie Parker, Caffeine" and many other movies.