Naples ‘44
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Naples ‘44

Naples ‘44 ends up feeling like an audiobook with a slideshow attached, unable to expand…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Neil Young Trunk Show
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Oeuvre: Demme: Neil Young Trunk Show

BPM (Beats per Minute)
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BPM (Beats per Minute)

A touching chronicle of a trying period, as well as a pointed statement on how…

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The Square
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The Square

The Square devolves into yet another parable about the primacy of our animal instincts, falling…

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The Challenge
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The Challenge

The film’s implicit ideas about movement and cultural transference are interesting, but ultimately secondary to…

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Rediscover: Disco Dancer
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Rediscover: Disco Dancer

Hollywood is often considered, especially within our own cloistered cinematic borders, as the fount from…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Cousin Bobby
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Oeuvre: Demme: Cousin Bobby

Coming off his first bona fide hit with Silence of the Lambs, Demme’s choice to…

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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: The Dino King
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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: The Dino King

Cheap fodder like this instead succeeds only at lulling kids into a somnolent, dead-eyed haze.

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Logan Lucky
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Logan Lucky

The film ultimately makes good on its name, embracing an inclusive, warm-hearted tale that allows…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Handle with Care
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Oeuvre: Demme: Handle with Care

Jonathan Demme was perhaps the only person capable of turning an ill-conceived cash-in project on…

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