2000s, 3/4, David Lynch, Drama, Mystery, Review

Inland Empire

#9 in my definitive ranking of David Lynch's films. This is the ultimate David Lynch movie. Born of a series of experimental short films he made with consumer grade digital cameras, this is a series of images looking for a story. Thankfully Lynch did find a story to hang it all off of, but at… Continue reading Inland Empire

1990s, 4/4, David Lynch, Drama, Review

The Straight Story

#1 in my definitive ranking of David Lynch's films. This is the black sheep of David Lynch's filmography. Even Dune doesn't stick out as much as this because that still feels distinctly Lynchian in all of its deeply flawed glory. There's a single sequence that feels like the work of the man who made Eraserhead… Continue reading The Straight Story