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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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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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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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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Rediscover: The Kid Brother
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Rediscover: The Kid Brother

Many of Harold Lloyd’s films build-up to a jaw-droppingly choreographed scene.

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Revisit: Onibaba
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Revisit: Onibaba

Onibaba makes a leap into the mythical just as its allegory becomes clear, a choice…

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Rediscover: Death in Venice
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Rediscover: Death in Venice

Rediscover: Fleshpot on 42nd Street
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Rediscover: Fleshpot on 42nd Street

“Wilder than you can imagine!” “Explicit beyond belief!” Taglines for the 1973 grindhouse quickie Fleshpot…

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Rediscover: Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day
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Rediscover: Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day

A clear-eyed story of an everyday family and the ways they work together to overcome…

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Revisit: The Devil and Daniel Johnston
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Revisit: The Devil and Daniel Johnston

A convincing case for how the transcendence of Johnston’s drawings, songwriting and lo-fi performances stemmed…

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