❉ How do you define what makes a film truly ‘cult’? Nick Clement scratches the surface.
❉ “A work like McCabe and Mrs. Miller feels nearly impossible to contemplate being made today”.
❉ Nick Clement presents his assessments of cinematic gems and cult oddities.
❉ We pay tribute to Jonathan Demme.
❉ This week: Robert Altman’s cynical, ultra-revisionist Western oddity.
❉ Writer David Llewellyn looks back on George Roy Hill’s darkly humorous adapation of Kurt Vonnegut’s masterpiece.
❉ A vintage Melody Maker interview, as Cohen emerged from a “washed up, confused, directionless time”.
❉ We revive the spirit of BBC2’s ‘Moviedrome’. This week: Robert Altman drags Raymond Chandler into the 1970s with ‘The Long Goodbye’.