Body Double



After losing an acting role and his girlfriend, Jake Scully finally catches a break: he gets offered a gig house-sitting in the Hollywood Hills. While peering through the beautiful home's telescope one night, he spies a gorgeous blonde dancing in her window. But when he witnesses the girl's murder, it leads Scully through the netherworld of the adult entertainment industry on a search for answers -- with porn actress Holly Body as his guide.

  1. Brian De Palma

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Robert J. Avrech


Top Billed Cast

  1. Craig Wasson

    Craig Wasson

    Jake Scully

  2. Melanie Griffith

    Melanie Griffith

    Holly Body

  3. Gregg Henry

    Gregg Henry

    Sam Bouchard

  4. Deborah Shelton

    Deborah Shelton

    Gloria Revelle

  5. Guy Boyd

    Guy Boyd

    Det. Jim McLean

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Body Double
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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 26, 1984
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $8,801,940.00

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