About

Fledgling singer-songwriter Winslow Leach finds himself double-crossed by the nefarious music producer Swan, who steals both his music and the girl Winslow wants to sing it, Phoenix, for the grand opening of his rock palace, the Paradise. After Swan has Winslow sent to prison for trespassing, Winslow endures a freak accident that leaves him disfigured, after which he seeks revenge on both Swan and...

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Directed by

Brian De Palma

Written by

Brian De Palma (Writer)

Runtime

92 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Winslow Leach is a young man who wants to create heavenly music - even if he has to descend to the depths of hell to do it.

Cast

Keywords

musical cult film faustian pact phantom rock opera sing sing

Photos

Lists

#339 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

#960 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation