This World, Then The Fireworks

  • 1997
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime, Thriller

Adapted from a little-known novella by apocalyptic pulp-visionary Jim Thompson, written in the '50s but published posthumously, this exercise in period noir is a spider's nest of luridness driven by incest, nymphomania and murderous insanity, and all but suffocated by its meticulous production design. Warped by a childhood whose turning point was more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Barr Potter
Co-Producer (2 Credits)
Albert T. Dickerson
Frank K. Isaac
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Tom Priestley
Editor (1 Credit)
Emma E. Hickox
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Pete Rugolo
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Maia Javan
Costumes (1 Credit)
Dan Moore
Casting (1 Credit)
Mary Vernieu
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Mike Schorr
Make Up (1 Credit)
Brad Boles