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669 Ratings

Play Misty for Me

Directed by Clint Eastwood
United States, 1971
Crime, Drama, Romance


A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.

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Play Misty for Me Directed by Clint Eastwood

Awards & Festivals

The New York Film Festival

2018 | Retrospective

Golden Globes (USA)

1972 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Critics reviews

In his first film as a director, Eastwood, who is 43 years old, is a calm and clear master, multiplying incisive angles, brisk stagings, powerfully composed close-ups, thrilling camera moves. But above all, Eastwood, who was of course best known for his performances in action films and westerns, turned out to be, from the very start, a filmmaker with a comprehensive, essentially political worldview.
December 15, 2014
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