Cynthia Fuchs
PopMatters Film and TV Editor

Cynthia Fuchs is director of Film & Media Studies and Associate Professor of English, Film & Video Studies, African and African American Studies, Sport & American Culture, and Women and Gender Studies at George Mason University.

Features // 151 Articles
Reviews // 4149 Articles
Blogs // 256 Articles
//Features

The 10 Best of ESPN's 30 for 30 | 2 Jan 2015 // 3:07 AM

On the occasion of 30 for 30's fifth anniversary, ESPN Films has released a 100-Film Gift Set. And on that occasion, a list of the 10 best 30 for 30 films.. so far.

The Best Documentaries of 2014 | 31 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

As the best of 2014's documentaries find new ways to tell stories, they are also the year's best films.

//Reviews

There's No Cure for Fakeness in 'A Cure for Wellness' | 20 Feb 2017 // 3:30 AM

Fox's unfortunate campaign for this film -- even the idea of it -- is exponentially more interesting than the film it meant to promote.

One of Them Is Not One of Us in M. Night Shyamalan's 'Split' | 22 Jan 2017 // 8:45 PM

The movie's version of Dissociative Identity Disorder is not science, but metaphor, and horror movie metaphor at that.

//Blogs

On Truth and Dark Turns in 'Tickled' | 21 Feb 2017 // 3:00 AM

The tickling wormhole seems to be getting deeper...

'I Am Not Your Negro', in Wide Release Today, Is Endlessly Relevant and Particularly Urgent | 3 Feb 2017 // 3:30 AM

As this documentary presents James Baldwin's resistance, we might now take heart in it and also borrow from it.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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