Burroughs: The Movie: Criterion Collection

February 5, 2016

At the time the documentary Burroughs: The Movie was released in 1983, author William S. Burroughs was a counterculture legend but existed largely under the popular culture radar. Director Howard Brookner had spent five years working on it with the writer’s... 

No Direction Home Bob Dylan

February 4, 2006

So much has been written about Bob Dylan. His career has been well-documented, including some truly excellent documentaries, most notably Don’t Look Back (1967) by D.A. Pennebaker. So what is there left to say? Apparently, Martin Scorsese thought otherwise...