Friday, April 17 2009
This tale of three codgery sea captains looking for a wife is not all that romantic, or especially comic.
Thursday, November 6 2008
Time travel genre fans will enjoy this. And on the new digital format, it’s never looked better.
Saturday, November 1 2008
Wednesday, October 29 2008
Good Dick is a familiar romance, in which seemingly mismatched misfits find solace and a kind of perfect harmony in each other.
Wednesday, January 23 2008
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.
Thursday, July 7 2005
Starting Over captures the sting of loving someone despite knowing he is going to break your heart.
Monday, August 18 2003
Flimsy and frustrating, Big Trouble suggests that Cassavetes finally gave up on reality.
Sunday, January 1 1995
In 'First Monday', even more than in 'The West Wing', religious belief functions as a dramatic (and heavy-handed) shortcut.
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.