THE DEAD DON’T DIE – Review by Brandy McDonnell

Between the nifty way the zombies collapse into piles of ash when beheaded and the committed performances by Tilda Swinton, playing a Scottish mortician and samurai warrior, and Tom Waits, as a cantankerous hermit determined to stay out of the carnage, “The Dead Don’t Die” offers just barely enough deadpan humor and quirky characters to keep it interesting until the credits roll.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, October 24 – October 28: Gimme Danger

There is a danger in meeting your idols, not only meeting them but making films about them. The pairing of indie Auteur Jim Jarmusch and Iggy Pop ought to have been a sonic blast. Opening Oct. 28, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Gimme Danger. Read on…

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, April 7-11: ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE

Opening April 11, Only Lovers Left Alive is the AWFJ Movie of the Week. AWFJ Movie of the Week panelists found Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive to be deeply romantic, stylishly delicious, gloriously photographed, sublime and a bitingly perfect fresh take on a worn our genre. All that, and vampires. This is one for the ages!

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