Articles tagged eric mabius

10 Dec 2009 // 4:00 AM

Ugly Betty Is Dead to Me

I've stuck by it through thick and thin, but Ugly Betty is over for me. Poor acting, ridiculous plots, and sanctimonious moralising have put an end to it.

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High Redefinition: The 30 Best TV Shows of 2007

In memoriam of a TV season cut down before its prime time, PopMatters staff celebrates the Top 30 TV Shows of 2007. Some are old favorites. Others have barely made their impression felt. But at a time when all broadcast fortunes are up in the air, they definitely deserve the recognition.

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The beauty of Ugly Betty is that it examines everyday situations under a highly-magnified microscope.

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5 Oct 2006 // 1:43 AM

Ugly Betty

In Ugly Betty, "beauty" appears to be the primary barrier in the way of women's equality, to the point of ignoring other structural discriminations.

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4 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

Eyes

Tim Daly stars as Harlan Judd, a guy who's good in the room -- any room, actually -- because he's never without a smartass quip.

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Resident Evil: Deluxe Edition (2002)

Resident Evil opens at a moment that might be best described as mid-psychosis, that is, the titular evil is overtaking the 'residence'.

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1 Aug 2002 // 1:00 AM

Resident Evil (2002)

Look again, and it opens up into a morass of narrative fractures.

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14 Mar 2002 // 3:00 PM

Resident Evil (2002)

Alice's amnesia is Resident Evil's best trick.

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Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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