Dressed to kill
- DVD MYSTERY/SUSPENSE (CEN, EAS, POW)
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson, Nancy Allen, Keith Gordon, Dennis Franz, David Margulies.
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.
Special features: New, restored 4K digital transfer of director Brian De Palma's preferred unrated version, supervised by the director ; new conversation between De Palma and filmmaker Noah Baumbach ; new interviews with actor Nancy Allen, producer George Litto, composer Pino Donaggio, shower-scene body double Victoria Lynn Johnson, and poster photographic art director Stephen Sayadian ; The making of "Dressed to Kill," a 2001 documentary ; new profile of cinematographer Ralf Bode, featuring filmmaker Michael Apted ; interview with actor-director Keith Gordon from 2001 ; pieces from 2001 about the different versions of the film and the cuts made to avoid an X rating ; gallery of storyboards by De Palma ; trailer.
At once tongue in cheek and scary as hell, Dressed to Kill revolves around the grisly murder of a woman in Manhattan and how her psychiatrist, her brainiac teenage son, and the prostitute who witnessed the crime try to piece together what happened while the killer remains at large.