Call for Feature Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Articles tagged colin farrell

Friday, May 24 2013

Although Visually Splendid, “Epic’s” Story Is As Generic As Its Title

Epic's screenplay keeps piling on mystical narrative contrivances rather than taking the time to develop the characters who most need it


Wednesday, January 14 2009

Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008

With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.


Pride and Glory

By the time Eladio (Rick Gonzalez) makes his single-scene appearance in Pride and Glory, the fate of his adversary has been exhaustively telegraphed.


Tuesday, September 9 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: October 2008

What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.


Thursday, February 14 2008

Colin Farrell is not your ordinary hit man


Friday, February 8 2008

In Bruges

For all the showy action and spurty blood, it's the evolving intimacy between Ken and Ray that is most compelling in In Bruges.


Cassandra’s Dream (Reviews) [18.Jan.08]
Miami Vice (2006) (Reviews) [28.Jul.06]
Ask the Dust (2006) (Reviews) [31.Mar.06]
The New World (2005) (Reviews) [23.Dec.05]
Alexander (2004) (Reviews) [24.Nov.04]
Intermission (2003) (Reviews) [18.Oct.04]
S.W.A.T. (2003) (Reviews) [13.Jan.04]
Veronica Guerin (2003) (Reviews) [16.Oct.03]
S.W.A.T. (2003) (Reviews) [7.Aug.03]
Daredevil (2003) (Reviews) [28.Jul.03]
Phone Booth (2002) (Reviews) [14.Jul.03]
Phone Booth (2002) (Reviews) [3.Apr.03]
Daredevil (2003) (Reviews) [20.Feb.03]
Daredevil (2003) (Reviews) [13.Feb.03]
The Recruit (2003) (Reviews) [30.Jan.03]
Minority Report (2002) (Reviews) [20.Jun.02]
Tigerland (2000/2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.