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Thursday, May 16 2013

‘Star Trek Into Darkness’: Dick Cheney’s Legacy

Benedict Cumberbatch's John Harrison is at once the most compelling and least predictable figure amid a dauntingly predictable ensemble.


Thursday, May 7 2009

A Shortage of Villainy

While director Abrams' handling of Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman's propulsive screenplay is sleek and spiffy, to say the least, it ultimately hews far closer to his television work than might have been wise for a big-screen reboot.


Sunday, April 26 2009

Summer of Same: May 2009

May's titles include the fourth films in two aging franchises, more Pixar perfection, and the reboot of a TV series from 40 years ago. And they say there are no new ideas.


Monday, January 12 2009

Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.


Monday, September 8 2008

I’m Not There, and Neither Are You

The Bob Dylan film, I’m Not There, shows that the main puzzle behind pop music’s most enigmatic personality resides right here, within us all.


Thursday, January 10 2008

A Gallery of Good Works: The Best Films of 2007

From Julian Schnabel's artsy The Diving Bell and the Butterfly to the legendary Coen Brothers splendid adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men, PopMatters counts down the 30 best films of 2007.


Tuesday, January 8 2008

Performance Art: The Best Acting of 2007 - Female

From the most sweetly nuanced performance of Jennifer Jason Leigh's career to Cate Blanchett's revelatory portrayal of Bob Dylan in I'm Not There, the women of 2007 were stellar.


Thursday, December 20 2007

National Treasure: Book of Secrets

The primary draw in the National Treasures is Nic Cage, odd and spasmodic, undeniably charismatic.


Monday, November 26 2007

Director Todd Haynes rediscovers Bob Dylan


I’m Not There (Reviews) [21.Nov.07]
John from Cincinnati (Reviews) [14.Jun.07]
Déjà Vu (2006) (Reviews) [21.Nov.06]
Capote (2005) (Reviews) [4.Apr.06]
Capote (2005) (Reviews) [25.Oct.05]
I, Robot (2004) (Reviews) [13.Dec.04]
I, Robot (2004) (Reviews) [15.Jul.04]
Hollywood Homicide (2003) (Reviews) [7.Oct.03]
The Core (2003) (Reviews) [9.Sep.03]
Hollywood Homicide (2003) (Reviews) [19.Jun.03]
The Core (2003) (Reviews) [28.Mar.03]
Ararat (2002) (Reviews) [29.Nov.02]
Swept Away (2002) (Reviews) [10.Oct.02]
Thirteen Days (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Rules of Engagement (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Here on Earth (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Double Jeopardy (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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