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

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
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
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
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
No Score Yet 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
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
100% 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
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2013