Jonas Mekas

Jonas Mekas
Jonas Mekas's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Village Voice
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Publications: Village Voice

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
100% Shadows (1959) [Shadows is] so far ahead of all Hollywood and independent films that once you've seen [it] you can no longer look at the official cinema: you know that American cinema can be more sensitive and intelligent. - Village Voice EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2017
98% A Hard Day's Night (1964) At best, it is fun. But "fun" is not an aesthetic experience: fun remains on the surface. I have nothing against the surface. But it belongs where it is and shouldn't be taken for anything else. - Village Voice EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
80% Sun Ra - The Cry of Jazz (1959) It took new and young and inexperienced (in cinema) people to get us, after two long decades, out of the vapid, commercial, pale, official documentary. - Village Voice EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
97% The Misfits (1961) Marilyn Monroe, the Saint of Nevada Desert. When everything has been said about The Misfits, how bad the film is and all that, she still remains there, a new screen character, MM, the saint. And she haunts you, you'll not forget her. - Village Voice EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2013