Articles tagged george lopez

3 Mar 2009 // 8:00 PM

Henry Poole Is Here

Not religious enough for Sunday school, but enough bent to be shelved in the Christian Inspiration section.

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6 Oct 2008 // 10:31 PM

“America’s Mexican,” as George Lopez referred to himself in his 2007 HBO comedy special, knows he’s made it big. It has nothing to do

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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.

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15 Aug 2008 // 4:23 AM

‘Henry Poole’s’ Luke Wilson lives life his way

“I’m always makin’ movies that I figure’ll play better in the Midwest, in less cynical places than LA and New York,” says actor

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15 Aug 2008 // 2:00 AM

Henry Poole is Here

Your faith and your patience won't fare well for sitting through the slow-moving, lackluster Henry Poole is Here.

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1 Aug 2008 // 1:55 AM

Swing Vote

Swing Vote's satire is consistently unsurprising, even if it's warranted.

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The Return of the Popcorn Circus: August 2008

Talk about a crowded schedule. There are more offerings scheduled this month than in the previous two combined.

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The Return of the Popcorn Circus: July 2008

And it just doesn't stop. If part two in this three-ring play was packed with well hyped product, July just keeps the receipt treats coming.

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Accepting the Blame: The Top Guilty Pleasures of 2007

PopMatters proffers its collection of 2007's most notable defective faves. And it's okay to laugh. After all, we'd probably do the same to you and your uncomfortable fixations as well.

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31 Aug 2007 // 3:42 AM

Balls of Fury

What really gives the cinematic pallet a high-quality cleansing is a ripe old fashioned dose of certifiable stupid.

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Real Women Have Curves (2002)

Mature and self-confident, Ana rejects traditional notions of a woman's worth.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Bread and Roses (2000)

Using a Mexican immigrant to talk about class in America, director Ken Loach explores the ways that race and ethnicity are intricately bound to questions of empowerment and wealth.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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