Friday Jul 25
Silence Of The Lambs Director Understands Why Film Was Considered Transphobic
Well, Jame Gumb isn't gay. And this is my directorial failing in making The Silence of the Lambs -that I didn't find ways to emphasize the fact that Gumb wasn't gay, but more importantly, that his whole thing is that Lecter's profile on Gumb was that he was someone who was terribly abused as a child, and as a result of the abuse he suffered as a ... (more)
Friday Jul 25
The Daily Beast
Jonathan Demme On Gaza and TransphobiaBy Marlow Stern
The Oscar winning filmmaker behind the celebrated films Stop Making Sense , Married to the Mob , The Silence of the Lambs , and more discussed his first feature in six years, A Master Builder , and much more.
HBO's Update on a 1973 Sci-Fi Film Casts Oscar Winner, 'True Blood' Alum
HBO has been putting together a solid cast for its high-profile redo of a 1973 sci-fi feature film.
Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Join HBO's WESTWORLD Adaptation
In Michael Crichton's original 1973 movie, WESTWORLD was "set in the near future at a high-tech, highly realistic amusement part called Delos that features androids that are nearly identical to human beings."
Christian Science Monitor
Jodie Foster receives an Emmy nomination for directing an 'Orange Is the New Black' episode
Jodie Foster recently received an Emmy nomination for directing an episode of the Netflix series 'Orange Is the New Black.'
Film Friday: Jonathan Demme's 'Philadelphia' with Tom Hanks & Denzel Washington
By 1993, the world didn't need Hollywood to make a movie about AIDS to make it a reality in the U.S. and around the world.
The Austin Chronicle
Silence! The Musical
Taking a cue from Master Pancake Theater, which in turn was inspired by Mystery Science Theater 3000 , Doctuh Mistuh's Silence! The Musical extricates laughs from a hitherto distinctly unfunny, serious film.
TCG Books Releases Henrik Ibsen's a Master Builder, Translated and Adapted by Wallace Shawn
Theatre Communications Group has announced the publication of A Master Builder by Henrik Ibsen , translated and adapted by Wallace Shawn .
97% Stop Making Sense
Stop Making Sense was the first feature-length documentary effort of filmmaker Jonathan Demme.
Silence Of The Lambs star sued in family dispute
The Silence of the Lambs star Ted Levine is facing a legal battle with his relatives over the family business.