Video-Analysis: The First Ten Minutes of THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (Jonathan Demme, 1991)

During the first key 10-15 minutes of any movie, the audience takes a fundamental decision: they make their minds about taking the film’s side or just disengaging. 10-15 minutes is the amount of time that filmmakers, in general, have to…

All DUNES before DUNE (TV and Movies, from Jodorowky’s to Villeneuve’s)

Like the books they are based on, the film adaptations of Frank Herbert’s Dune are an ever-expanding story in themselves. At the very beginning, they were a few mild shots at adapting Dune, which involved names like David Lean (because…