Blue Velvet

Blue Velvet
  • 1986
  • US
  • 120 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: David Lynch
  • Cast: Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern, Hope Lange, George Dickerson, Dean Stockwell

In small-town Middle America, would-be boy detective MacLachlan finds a severed ear on some waste ground. When the police shoo him away he decides to do some investigating of his own. A singular fusion of the cosy and the terrifying which blends kitsch and nightmare, B-movie detection and brutal sex to deconstruct our complacent vision of normal society. This is filmmaking of remarkable imagination and skill.

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The Queen of Hoxton, London EC2A (0.0 miles)

1–5 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3JX
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Roof East, London E15 (0.0 miles)

Level 8, Stratford Multistorey Car Park, Great Eastern Way, London, E15 1XE
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