Oeuvre: Demme: Beloved
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Oeuvre: Demme: Beloved

Oeuvre: Demme: Philadelphia
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Oeuvre: Demme: Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a reminder of both Demme’s strength as a filmmaker and the quality of…

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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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Oeuvre: Demme: The Silence of the Lambs
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Oeuvre: Demme: The Silence of the Lambs

It’s not the cinematic hole in one its reputation suggests, but The Silence of The…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Married to the Mob
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Oeuvre: Demme: Married to the Mob

Married to the Mob is the second in Demme’s trilogy of underestimated women.

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Oeuvre: Demme: Swimming to Cambodia
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Oeuvre: Demme: Swimming to Cambodia

Jonathan Demme and Spalding Gray are both gone, but this film remains their testament to…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Something Wild
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Oeuvre: Demme: Something Wild

Part screwball comedy and part thriller, the unpredictable turns of Something Wild indeed chart its…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Stop Making Sense
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Oeuvre: Demme: Stop Making Sense

Stop Making Sense has been written about more since Jonathan Demme’s death in April than…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Swing Shift
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Oeuvre: Demme: Swing Shift

Swing Shift was infamously hacked to pieces at the behest of both Warner Bros and…

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Oeuvre: Demme: Melvin and Howard
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Oeuvre: Demme: Melvin and Howard

Originally attached to Mike Nichols, Melvin and Howard handed over the reins from one American…

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