World soundtrack awards
The Parallax view
Archived: The Parallax view (1974)

director: Alan J. Pakula

composer: Michael Small
With: Warren Beatty (Joseph Frady), Paula Prentiss (Lee Carter), William Daniels (Austin Tucker), Walter McGinn (Jack Younger), Hume Cronyn (Bill Rintels), Kelly Thordsen (Sheriff L.D. Wicker), Chuck Waters (Thomas Richard Linder), Bill Joyce (Senator Charles Carroll), Bettie Johnson (Mrs. Charles Carroll), a.o.

duration: 102 minutes
American Paranoia , Thriller, Crime

Film Fest Gent - The Parallax view

Joe Frady is a determined reporter who often needs to defend his work from colleagues. After the assassination of a prominent U.S. senator, Frady begins to notice that reporters present during the assassination are dying mysteriously.


director: Alan J. Pakula
composer: Michael Small
producer: Alan J. Pakula
screenplay: David Giler & Lorenzo Semple Jr., based on the novel by Loren Singer
Editor: John W. Wheeler
Cinematography: Gordon Willis
sound: Tom Overton

production company: Doubleday Productions

More info

subtitles: Dutch/Fr subt.
Country: United States of America
year: 1974


ALAN J. PAKULA (1928-1998): The Sterile Cuckoo (1969), Klute (1971), Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing (1973), The Parallax View (1974), All the President's Men (1976), Comes a Horseman (1978), Starting Over (1979), Rollover (1981), Sophie's Choice (1982), Dream Lover (1986), Orphans (1987), See You in the Morning (1989), Presumed Innocent (1990), Consenting Adults (1992), The Pelican Brief (1993), The Devil's Own (1997)

Technical Specs

format: 35 mm
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