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Jonathan Demme & Talking Heads - Burning Down the House

Until this past Sunday, the last time I’d seen Stop Making Sense in a theater was in 1999 during a 15th anniversary re-release at Film Forum. 555 more words


Rachel Getting Married (2008)

It has been almost a month since the passing of director Jonathan Demme, and the only two movies I have seen of his prior to… 374 more words

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The Silence Of The Lambs (1991)

While the climax to Jonathan Demme’s classic 1991 film “The Silence of the Lambs” is set in Ohio, the home of Buffalo Bill can actually be found in the rural town of Perryopolis, Pennsylvania.  37 more words

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The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. 18 more words


Ep.7 The Silence of the Lambs (1991)


In this episode we mark the passing of legendary filmmaker Jonathan Demme. I’ll just come out and say it, this movie is a lot smarter than we are. 34 more words


Jonathan Demme (1944-2017)

Reading obituaries of director Jonathan Demme, who has died from cancer aged 73, it struck me how many memorable scenes his films spawned.

Born in Baldwin, Long Island, his early career was mentored by B-movie pioneer Roger Corman. 235 more words