Brian De Palma

Sisters

Sisters

Margot Kidder is Danielle, a beautiful model separated from her Siamese twin, Dominique. When a hotshot reporter (Jennifer Salt) suspects Dominique of a brutal murder, she becomes dangerously ensnared in the sisters’ insidious sibling bond. A scary and stylish dissection of female crisis, Brian De Palma’s first foray into horror voyeurism is a stunning amalgam of split-screen effects, bloody birthday cakes, and a chilling score by frequent Alfred Hitchcock collaborator Bernard Herrmann.

Film Info

  • Brian De Palma
  • United States
  • 1973
  • 92 minutes
  • Color
  • 1.85:1
  • English
  • Spine #89

Special Features

DIRECTOR-APPROVED SPECIAL EDITION:

  • New 4K digital restoration, approved by director Brian De Palma, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • New interview with actor Jennifer Salt
  • Interviews from 2004 with De Palma, actors Bill Finley and Charles Durning, editor Paul Hirsch, and producer Edward R. Pressman
  • Audio from a 1973 discussion with De Palma at the American Film Institute
  • Appearance from 1970 by actor Margot Kidder on The Dick Cavett Show
  • Photo gallery and radio spots
  • PLUS: An essay by critic Carrie Rickey, excerpts from a 1973 interview with De Palma on the making of the film, and a 1973 article by the director on working with composer Bernard Herrmann

New cover by Jay Shaw

Purchase Options

Coming soon, available Oct 23, 2018

Special Features

DIRECTOR-APPROVED SPECIAL EDITION:

  • New 4K digital restoration, approved by director Brian De Palma, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • New interview with actor Jennifer Salt
  • Interviews from 2004 with De Palma, actors Bill Finley and Charles Durning, editor Paul Hirsch, and producer Edward R. Pressman
  • Audio from a 1973 discussion with De Palma at the American Film Institute
  • Appearance from 1970 by actor Margot Kidder on The Dick Cavett Show
  • Photo gallery and radio spots
  • PLUS: An essay by critic Carrie Rickey, excerpts from a 1973 interview with De Palma on the making of the film, and a 1973 article by the director on working with composer Bernard Herrmann

New cover by Jay Shaw

Sisters
Cast
Margot Kidder
Danielle Breton
Jennifer Salt
Grace Collier
Charles Durning
Joseph Larch
Bill Finley
Emil Breton
Lisle Wilson
Phillip Woode
Barnard Hughes
Mr. McLennen
Mary Davenport
Mrs. Peyson Collier
Dolph Sweet
Detective Kelly
Olympia Dukakis
Louise Wilanski
Catherine Gaffigan
Arlene
Credits
Director
Brian De Palma
Produced by
Edward R. Pressman
Screenplay by
Brian De Palma
Screenplay by
Louisa Rose
From an original story by
Brian De Palma
Music by
Bernard Herrmann
Editor
Paul Hirsch
Director of photography
Gregory Sandor
Production designer
Gary Weist
Recordist
Russell Arthur
Sound editor
John Fox
Music editor
Robert Hathaway
Assistant editor
Susan Braddon
Mixer
Dick Vorisek
Documentary
Jay Cocks
Titles designed by
Richard Hess
Title sequence filmed by
Lennart Nilsson

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