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Dead Man (1995)  link to Dead Man on IMDb  

Number: 639

poster Dead Man

IMDb Rating:
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7.7/10 (75988 votes)

Country: USA, 121 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Fantasy, Western

Director(s): Jim Jarmusch

Dead Man is the story of a young man's journey, both physically and spiritually, into very unfamiliar terrain. William Blake travels to the extreme western frontiers of America sometime in the 2nd half of the 19th century. Lost and badly wounded, he encounters a very odd, outcast Native American, named "Nobody", who believes Blake is actually the dead English poet of the same name. The story, with Nobody's help, leads William Blake through situations that are in turn comical and violent. Contrary to his nature, circumstances transform Blake into a hunted outlaw, a killer, and a man whose physical existence is slowly slipping away. Thrown into a world that is cruel and chaotic, his eyes are opened to the fragility that defines the realm of the living. It is as though he passes through the surface of a mirror, and emerges into a previously-unknown world that exists on the other side.


photo Johnny Depp Johnny Depp William Blake
photo Gary Farmer Gary Farmer Nobody
photo Crispin Glover Crispin Glover Train Fireman
photo Lance Henriksen Lance Henriksen Cole Wilson
photo Michael Wincott Michael Wincott Conway Twill

Medium: Unknown,

Comments: on disc with texas rangers side a

Location: c5p22

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1