Blue Sky


(out of 5)

 deservedly won an Academy Award for her terrific performance as the near-nymphomaniacal wife of a career army man () who must fight to save her husband when he is involved in a coverup involving nuclear arms testing. It’s got a lot of great dramatic impact, thanks mostly to Lange’s work, but the screenplay feels more like a television movie of the week than a feature film. This was Tony Richardson’s last film as director before his untimely death, and because of Orion studio’s going bankrupt two years earlier was left on the shelf until its eventual 1994 release.


USA, 1994

Directed by Tony Richardson

Story by , Screenplay by Rama Laurie Stagner, ,

Cinematography by

Produced by

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

Academy Awards 1994

Golden Globe Awards 1994



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