Jim Jarmusch
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Reviews // 13 Articles

Coolness and Connoisseurship in Jim Jarmusch’s 'Only Lovers Left Alive'
12 Jan 2015 // 8:20 PM

Jim Jarmusch's Only Lovers Left Alive reimagines the vampire myth in the context of intellectual philistinism.

The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.


'Only Lovers Left Alive' Is an Ode to the Eternally Undead City of Detroit
24 Apr 2014 // 4:45 AM

These vampires anticipate and understand death, and yet they mean to avoid it. Just so, Detroit -- decaying, yet vivid and eternal -- is their most perfect self-reflection.

'New York Film Festival 2013': A Dizzying Panorama
30 Oct 2013 // 3:00 AM

The Wind Rises was the first film that I saw at the Festival and a lovely note on which to close, creating the sense of wonder and excitement you want from movies.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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