Scene Dissections: The Silence of the Lambs – The Buffalo Bill Dance Scene

The Silence of the Lambs is Jonathan Demme’s 1991 horror/thriller film, based on Thomas Harris’ 1988 novel of the same name. It’s about an ambitious, promising young FBI trainee, Clarice Starling (Jodie Foster), who has been recruited by Jack Crawford … Continue reading Scene Dissections: The Silence of the Lambs – The Buffalo Bill Dance Scene

Scene Dissections: Halloween: Stranger in the Yard

Michael Myers isn’t Michael Myers. He’s The Shape. This was John Carpenter’s vision for Halloween (1978), the film inspired numerous slashers after it. Halloween didn’t invent the genre; it wasn’t technically the first slasher. Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Psycho came before are considered proto-slashers, existing … Continue reading Scene Dissections: Halloween: Stranger in the Yard