Jonathan Demme Power Rankings

Updated after watching Ricki and the Flash.

NOTE: I have not yet seen Caged Heat, Last Embrace, A Master Builder, Crazy Mama, Fighting Mad, or most of Demme's musical documentaries (e.g., Storefront Hitchcock, Neil Young: Heart of Gold).

  • Stop Making Sense

    1

  • Melvin and Howard

    2

  • The Silence of the Lambs

    3

  • Something Wild

    4

  • Rachel Getting Married

    5

  • Who Am I This Time?

    6

  • Citizens Band

    7

  • Swimming to Cambodia

    8

  • Philadelphia

    9

  • Ricki and the Flash

    10

  • The Manchurian Candidate

    11

  • Married to the Mob

    12

  • The Agronomist

    13

  • Swing Shift

    14

  • Beloved

    15

  • The Truth About Charlie

    16