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.
'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.