Jonathan Demme

Filmography

Recent Reviews

Stop Making Sense

David Byrne's giant 80's yuppie suit made it hip to be square.


Who am I This Time?

Loved this film.


Stop Making Sense

In Stop Making Sense Jonathan Demme brilliantly captured the polyrythmic, Afro-centric sound Talking Heads had developed by their fifth album, Speaking In Tongues. It was the last tour they ever...


Stop Making Sense

What can really be said about this? The Talking Heads are way better than anyone remembers, and they are a great subject to a documentary film. If Demme picked another...


Who am I This Time?

Casting for Christopher Walken and Susan Sarandon roles should have been thirty years younger. Too old for the roles. The hand held camera effect is 15 years ahead of its...