Not to knock films as fantastic as his Rachel Getting Married, The Silence of the Lambs, and Something Wild, but there's something wilder -- or at least, more directly stimulating and pure -- about Jonathan Demme's live-performance docs. The 68-year-old auteur immortalized a Talking Heads show (an ... More >>
David Byrne Saturday December 13, 2008 The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theatre Better Than: Just about any show you've ever been to. Really. I've gotta apologize to David Byrne, because every time his acrobatic sidekick Lily Baldwin took the stage during last night's dynamite Fillmore G ... More >>
Presidential candidates vie (and pander and plead) for one heart and mind in Swing Vote.
DVD releases for the week of January 30, 2007
Children of Men and the value of an unedited shot
A conversation with director James Longley
Six summer exhibits keep museum sizzling
DVD releases for the week of June 13, 2006
Jonathan Demme's documentary brings a joyful revolutionary to the screen
Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?
Ray Liotta wants to know why he loses roles to...Owen Wilson?
Adam Sandler is truly disturbing -- but deliberately so this time
He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?
Out of the past, an Italian classic finally reaches America, and Miami
Ted Demme and Denis Leary are a match made in effin' heaven
A re-release reopens old wounds for the Talking Heads
Tamara Hendershot seeks out those who work their artistic magic in obscurity. The visionary art she finds is hot, but for her, buying and selling it is a labor of love.
The revolutionary voice of vodou music will not be silenced
The blue mood of an ex-Doll
You can take Koleksyon Kazak out of Haiti, but...