Jonathan Demme

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1.
Caged Heat (1974)
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A girl is caught in a drug bust and sent to the hoosegow. The iron-handed superintendent takes exception... (83 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
2.
Crazy Mama (1975)
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Jonathan Demme directs this joyous relentlessly kitschy celebration of 50's America: opportunity, rock'n'roll... (83 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
3.
Fighting Mad (1976)
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An Arkansas farmer stages a one-man war against corrupt land developers who want to evict him and his neighbors from their farms for real estate developments. (90 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
4.
Handle with Care (1977)
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This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio... (98 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
5.
Last Embrace (1979)
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Harry breaks down and loses his job after his wife is assassinated - could it be his turn next ? (102 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
6.
Melvin and Howard (1980)
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The story of hard-luck Melvin E. Dummar, who claimed to have received a will naming him an heir to the fortune of Howard Hughes. (95 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
7.
Swing Shift (1984)
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A woman finds romance when she takes a job at an aircraft plant to help make ends meet after her husband goes off to war. (100 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
8.
Stop Making Sense (1984 Documentary)
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An innovative concert movie for the rock group The Talking Heads. (88 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
9.
Survival Guide (1985 TV Movie)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
10.
Something Wild (1986)
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A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-convict husband shows up. (114 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
11.
Swimming to Cambodia (1987)
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Spalding Gray discusses his participation in the film The Killing Fields and the background story about the troubles of Cambodia. (85 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
12.
Famous All Over Town (1988)
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Director: Jonathan Demme
 
13.
Haiti Dreams of Democracy (1988 Documentary)
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Director: Jonathan Demme
 
14.
Married to the Mob (1988)
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An undercover FBI agent falls in love with a recently widowed mafia wife, who is trying to restart her life following her husband's murder while being pursued by a libidinous mafia kingpin seeking to claim her for himself. (104 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
15.
New Order: Substance (1989 Video)
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A collection of music videos of songs by New Order,from the 1980's, notable for its broad range of themes and styles as well as the acclaim of the directors whose contributions are featured. (37 mins.)
 
16.
Red Hot and Blue (1990 TV Movie)
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Contemporary pop performers reinterpreting several songs of Cole Porter, in music videos directed by established directors. (88 mins.)
 
17.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
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A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. (118 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
18.
Cousin Bobby (1992 Documentary)
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A documentary about Director Jonathan Demme's cousin, an Episcopalian minister in Harlem. (70 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
19.
Philadelphia (1993)
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When a man with AIDS is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit. (125 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
20.
The Complex Sessions (1994 Short Film)
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Jonathan Demme documentary of Neil Young and Crazy Horse performing 4 songs from the album "Sleeps With Angels." (30 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
21.
Murder Incorporated (1995)
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A music video for Bruce Springsteen (5 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
22.
SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (1997 TV Movie)
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The actual experiences of New York City subway riders are dramatized in a collection of 10 intriguing and very different vignettes... (80 mins.)
 
23.
Storefront Hitchcock (1998 Documentary)
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Rock-music lover and feature-film director Jonathan Demme takes on eccentric British singer-songwriter... (77 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
24.
Beloved (1998)
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Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of her deceased daughter. (172 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
25.
The Pretenders: Greatest Hits (2000 Documentary)
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(120 mins.)
 
27.
The Truth About Charlie (2002)
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A young woman in Paris is about to divorce her husband when she discovers... he's dead; and all their money is gone... (104 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
28.
The Agronomist (2003 Documentary)
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The true story of Jean Dominique, a Haitian radio journalist and human rights activist. (90 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
29.
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
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In the midst of the Gulf War, soldiers are kidnapped and brainwashed for sinister purposes. (129 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
30.
Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006 Documentary)
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A film shot over during a two-night performance by Neil Young at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. (103 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
31.
Right to Return: New Home Movies from the Lower 9th Ward (2007 Mini-Series)
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(22 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
32.
Jimmy Carter Man from Plains (2007 Documentary)
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A chronicle of the former president's tour recent for his book "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid." (125 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
33.
Rachel Getting Married (2008)
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A young woman who has been in and out of rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding. (113 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
34.
Neil Young Trunk Show (2009 Documentary)
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(82 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
35.
Tavis Smiley Reports (2010 TV Movie)
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36.
Neil Young Journeys (2011 Documentary)
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Neil Young returns to his birth Canadian province of Ontario to revisit his old haunts and to perform in Toronto's vintage Massey Hall. (87 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
Stars: Neil Young
 
37.
I'm Carolyn Parker (2011 Documentary)
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I'm Carolyn Parker unfolds as an inspiring portrait of an extraordinary woman. Carolyn Parker was the... (91 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
38.
Enzo Avitabile Music Life (2012 Documentary)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
39.
A Master Builder (2013)
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A successful, ego-maniacal architect who has spent a lifetime bullying his wife, employees and mistresses wants to make peace as his life approaches its final act. (130 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme