Articles tagged charles durning

17 Apr 2009 // 2:00 AM

The Golden Boys

This tale of three codgery sea captains looking for a wife is not all that romantic, or especially comic.

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6 Nov 2008 // 9:00 PM

The Final Countdown

Time travel genre fans will enjoy this. And on the new digital format, it’s never looked better.

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The Final Countdown (1980): Blu-ray

It holds a sacred place in the science fiction fan’s heart. It’s also the source of much engorged geek consternation. Science aside, the

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29 Oct 2008 // 1:42 AM

Good Dick

Good Dick is a familiar romance, in which seemingly mismatched misfits find solace and a kind of perfect harmony in each other.

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Gone and Not Forgotten: The PopMatters DVD Wish List

A lot of good movies are still missing from DVD. Here is a list of 25 that PopMatters feels have been unceremoniously left to simply fade away.

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7 Jul 2005 // 12:00 AM

Starting Over (1979)

Starting Over captures the sting of loving someone despite knowing he is going to break your heart.

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18 Aug 2003 // 12:00 AM

Big Trouble (1986)

Flimsy and frustrating, Big Trouble suggests that Cassavetes finally gave up on reality.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

First Monday

In 'First Monday', even more than in 'The West Wing', religious belief functions as a dramatic (and heavy-handed) shortcut.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

It's a Depression-era musical laid on top of a chain gang escape film, inspired at once by Homer's 'The Odyssey' and Preston Sturges' screwball comedies. But outrageous as it might seem, this ultra-high-concept project suffers from a lack of inspiration.

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'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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