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Old 04-26-2017, 02:35 PM   #1
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Default RIP Jonathan Demme

Most everyone knows him for directing Silence of the Lambs.

He also directed Philadelphia (Tom Hanks/Denzel Washington).

But I loved him for his smaller, quirkier movies:







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Demme could convey so much with close-ups.




Ray was as good a bad guy as Hannibal Lecter. In one scene: Power. Menace. Trapped rat:

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