John Simon

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2012

    Bob Dylan and the Band's collaborative history detailed in Down in the Flood

    Down in the Flood, a new documentary chronicling the early collaborative years of Bob Dylan and the Band, debuts on September 25. Making a documentary on these musicians is not a new idea -- we've already seen Martin Scorsese's No Direction Home and The Last Waltz, to name just two -- but given the ... More >>

  • Movies

    April 24, 2002

    Return of the Monolith

    '2001' brings its enormous mysteries into the third millennium

  • Movies

    November 7, 2001

    Teorema Of Relativity

    By Default, Pasolini's 1968 Salvo Signals the Key Battle in the Walker's 'Revolution'

  • Books

    January 17, 2001

    Army of One

    With Movie Wars, film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum positions himself as the last line of defense against Hollywood tyranny