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Monday, February 3 2014

What Is Not Erased: Kafka and Lynch and Their Gift of Death

Eraserhead is very much of the same ilk as The Metamorphosis, and could be described to be a dark(er) twin of that novella.


Thursday, March 29 2012

David Lynch's Dark Doubles: A Shadow Journey Into the Heart of the Filmmaker

In Lynchian noirs dream and waking states bleed into one another until fantasy and reality are indistinguishable, until the very distinction between the two is rendered meaningless. The result is an effectively enthralling cinematic universe.


Sunday, January 8 2012

The Best DVDs of 2011

With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.


Thursday, August 18 2011

The 100 Essential Directors Part 6: Ernst Lubitsch to Vincente Minnelli

Today runs the gamut. Hollywood to indie art house, female perspective to male, screwball comedy to chamber drama. The odyssey from Ernst Lubitsch to Vincente Minnelli will provide illumination on how film's first special effects were used, how two brothers presciently preceded reality TV in the Hamptons, and why some directors prefer to work about once a decade on average...


Wednesday, March 25 2009

Part 4: All About My Mother to Sleepy Hollow (October - November 1999)

Outsiders and oddballs make up Part Four's formidable filmmakers, an idiosyncratic collection of dreamers and visionaries.


Reviews

Sunday, September 28 2014

You May Not Get It, But David Lynch Knows What He's Doing in 'Eraserhead'

It takes 89 minutes to watch David Lynch's Eraserhead, but it could take 89 years to figure out what the hell it was that you just saw.


Tuesday, July 23 2013

David Lynch: The Big Dream

The Big Dream, is an exciting, unnerving, and at times, unsettling experience for the listener, which should satisfy any fan of David Lynch's films, or innovative blues music more generally


Tuesday, November 29 2011

The Twisted American Classic, 'Blue Velvet' Gets a Deluxe HD Treatment

David Lynch’s work has never been known for its visual beauty, in fact he indulges in the grotesque, the morbid and some of the most repulsive traits concealed in humans.


Wednesday, November 9 2011

David Lynch: Crazy Clown Time

The world is a scary place these days but Crazy Clown Time is not. David Lynch excels at darkly surreal visual expression as a musical consultant, but his position as a solo musical artist is still in question.


Sunday, January 7 2007

Inland Empire (2006)

Nikki's story takes her deep inside herself or deep inside the movie industry.No matter how you're inclined to read the film's final dancers, the scene offers a Lynchian Rorschach test. What you see tells you something about you.


Blogs

Tuesday, November 4 2014

The 10 Best Non-Horror Horror Films for a Halloween Hangover

There are only 364 days left until next Halloween, so get prepared to face the real horrors of the world with these ten titles.


Tuesday, June 25 2013

David Lynch - "Star Dream Girl" (stream)

Acclaimed director/musician/meditation enthusiast releases space-age-blues teaser from upcoming album.


Monday, June 10 2013

David Lynch - "I’m Waiting Here" feat. Lykke Li (video)

David Lynch's new LP, 'The Big Dream', releases July 15th.


Tuesday, November 8 2011

The 10 Reasons Why 'Blue Velvet' Is a David Lynch Masterpiece

There are several reasons why David Lynch's third film is a masterpiece. Here are merely 10 of them.


Thursday, January 20 2011

An Open Letter to David Lynch

I guess what I’m asking is "why don’t you make another movie?" Is it a matter of money? Is it really that hard for someone as undeniably gifted as you to find financing for your latest flights of fancy?


Dune (1984): Blu-ray (Short Ends and Leader) [17.Apr.10]
An Open Letter to David Lynch (Short Ends and Leader) [29.Mar.10]

News

Wednesday, April 30 2008

David Lynch tours to tout the benefits of Transcendental Meditation in schools

David Lynch doesn't want to be the spokesman for anything. The Oscar-nominated director still prefers to let his movies - such as "Eraserhead," "The Elephant


Wednesday, January 24 2007

Bingo! Bango! Bliss?? An interview with David Lynch

SEATTLE -- It's natural to think of David Lynch accompanied by a low, menacing hum in real life. Not an aura of bliss. But I'm


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