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18,645 Ratings

Blue Velvet

Directed by David Lynch
United States, 1986
Mystery, Drama, Cult


Set in the sleepy town of Lumberton, Blue Velvet is a brooding, sensuous mystery about the intertwining lives of four very different individuals. It all starts with the discovery of a severed ear on a sunny day…

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Blue Velvet Directed by David Lynch

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1987 | Nominee: Best Director

Independent Spirit Awards

1987 | Winner: Best Female Lead

1987 | 6 nominations including: Best Female Lead

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