Following a battle with esophageal cancer and heart disease, famed director Jonathan Demme has died at the age of 73. Known for his unique style and a varied career that has featured concert films (the brilliant Stop Making Sense, showcasing Talking Heads at the height of their musical powers), iconic thrillers (Silence of the Lambs), and topic-driven dramas (Philadelphia) in his decade-spanning career. With a filmography marked by such diversity, his pictures have appealed to art house patrons and mainstream audiences alike. Remember Demme below by letting us know which of his films was your favorite. And tell us why in the comments!