Tuesday, April 16 2013
An avant-garde jazz supergroup sets up a peaceful trap, waiting for an unsuspecting listener to flip the switch.
Sunday, June 3 2012
Hannah of Girls is not your grandmother’s fictional heroine, but she's a worthy, modern-day descendant.
Wednesday, December 2 2009
A scene shows Ryder blissfully tying up the manuscript and putting a rose under the string. That's rather like what Armstrong and the screenwriters did to the film: tied it up neatly with a pretty flower.
Tuesday, March 4 2008
Spiralling twin-sax freakouts, tightly coordinated jazz-as-thrash-metal noise blasts, and almost-smooth melody references.