1990s, 4/4, David Lynch, Drama

Lost Highway

#2 in my definitive ranking of David Lynch's films. This movie has convinced me that David Lynch does not make difficult movies. He makes movies that require the audience's attention and investment, but the central idea isn't some obtuse thesis on an obscure philosophical idea. There's always an intensely human core to his films, and… Continue reading Lost Highway

1990s, 2.5/4, David Lynch, Review, Romance

Wild at Heart

#10 in my definitive ranking of David Lynch's films. This is probably the most extreme example of the combination of wildly variant tones that David Lynch revels in. Adapted from the novel by Barry Gifford, Wild at Heart is a combination of Badlands, The Wizard of Oz, and Blue Velvet thrown into a blender and… Continue reading Wild at Heart