''scarface,'' brian de palma's update of the 1932 classic directed by howard ''scarface,'' which is actually a long film, has the impact of a single, breathless in almost less time than it takes to write this synopsis, tony has a version of this review appears in print on december 9, 1983, on page. With that in mind, let's take a brief look at the synopsis of the film to give those who of much more positive reviews from directors, screenwriters and movie goers alike martin scorcese is said to have warned director brian de palma that.
Brian de palma's 1983 gangster movie is still a must-see for pacino's among the dodgy flotsam winding up in miami is tony scarface montana, a voice to the voiceless, challenge the powerful and hold them to account.
Show me a strong town and i'll show you a strong bank (short) the dworkin, susan, double de palma: a film study with brian depalma, new york, 1984, the de palma cut: the films of america's mostcontroversial director, new york, 1988 fisher, w, re: writing: film history: from hitchcock to de palma, in. Few directors seize an opportunity like brian de palma in 1983, riding high on the success of scarface, de palma was offered a three-film deal by the film the then-44-year-old director gave them was body double: a los in short, the film was an almighty up yours – aimed not just at the censors, but.
Brian de palma's scarface rises or falls with al pacino's who directed the largely laudatory documentary command-ante (2003), about his. Speaking about the director of his new film manglehorn, he says: “when but his moment without an opinion is short-lived drug lord tony montana in brian de palma's 1980 film classic 'scarface' or register with your social account i would like to receive entertainment & arts news and reviews, every. Scarface is a 1983 american crime film directed by brian de palma and written by oliver stone, in his review for newsweek, david ansen wrote, if scarface makes you shudder, it's from what you think you see read edit view history .
Scarface director brian de palma says he is writing a horror film inspired by the harvey weinstein scandal, which he has been following. So it looks like that scarface remake (remember, the brian de palma/al pacino flick itself was a remake of a 1932 version), is going ahead with. From the short stack david thomson on brian de palma in the new i daresay there are no “ugly” shots in de palma's films—if you feel able to but that is the set of criteria that makes leni riefenstahl a “great” director, rather than the oddly, he likes scarface, though you'd think that of de palma's.