Revisit: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
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Revisit: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Hedwig is the rare instance of a film adaptation that works better than an earlier…

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Oeuvre: Varda: Varda by Agnès
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Oeuvre: Varda: Varda by Agnès

We are left to consider how this small, pleasant woman, nearly turned into a meme…

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Rediscover: Wanda
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Rediscover: Wanda

Once a hard to find curio, Wanda is now easily available for cinephiles hoping to…

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Oeuvre: Varda: Faces Places
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Oeuvre: Varda: Faces Places

Varda seemed especially happy to serve as both filmmaker and subject in these later years,…

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Oeuvre: Varda: The Beaches of Agnés
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Oeuvre: Varda: The Beaches of Agnés

The Beaches of Agnés is meta in that it affords Varda the opportunity to reflect…

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Revisit: Good Morning, Vietnam
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Revisit: Good Morning, Vietnam

Williams was an actor who brought necessary lightness to any dramatic role he took on,…

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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Mortdecai
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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Mortdecai

Any connoisseur of bad movies knows there are two types of major creative failures.

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Oeuvre: Varda: Cinévardaphoto
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Oeuvre: Varda: Cinévardaphoto

Varda’s films from this period develop an astute aesthetic interrogation beneath an air of breezy…

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Holy Hell! Man on the Moon Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Man on the Moon Turns 20

Throughout Man on the Moon, Kaufman doesn’t come across as a visionary. He comes across…

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Rediscover: The Lords of Salem
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Rediscover: The Lords of Salem

The extent to which The Lords of Salem positions its climactic catastrophe as both self-annihilation…

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