SOMETHING WILD Criterion Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

Jonathan Demme was one of the brightest spots of filmmaking in the 1980’s. Like early Spielberg, his sensibilities for Americana were funky but authentic. He liked weird people, but not in an ironic or grotesque way. He loves people, and …

John Sayles Adapting GIRLS LIKE US; Katie Jacobs to Direct

     January 21, 2011

Two-time Oscar-nominee John Sayles (Lone Star) and House executive producer/director Katie Jacobs are teaming up to bring Sheila Weller’s 2008 novel Girls Like Us to the big screen.  The pair, with Sayles slated to pen and Jacobs set to helm/produce, …