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Saturday, January 24 2009

Yellow Fangs (1990)


Thursday, January 15 2009

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.


Friday, May 9 2008

Speed Racer

Inspired by the mostly beloved late '60s Japanese cartoon, Speed Racer is loud, large, and proudly crass.


Sunday, April 27 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: May 2008

In the first act of this four-part production, Tinsel Town decides to do some unbelievable front loading. Will there be room for independent offerings, or former HBO carnal comedy divas? Who knows? Without a doubt, it's an interesting way to start the season.


Thursday, January 10 2008

A Gallery of Good Works: The Best Films of 2007

From Julian Schnabel's artsy The Diving Bell and the Butterfly to the legendary Coen Brothers splendid adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men, PopMatters counts down the 30 best films of 2007.


Saturday, August 18 2007

Rush Hour 3

Chris Tucker is smart as Hell. Don’t believe it? Well, can you name another actor earning $25 million for doing the same thing he’s done for the last nine years -- the EXACT same thing, mind you.


Monday, August 13 2007

Rush Hour series was ‘meant to be,’ says Chris Tucker


Friday, August 10 2007

Rush Hour 3

Disjointed and hyperbolic, the film's many chases and showdowns pit Carter and Lee against an array of forces -- again.


Thursday, July 26 2007

‘Sunshine’ star Michelle Yeoh hits the heights


Sunshine (2007) (Reviews) [20.Jul.07]
Monkey Business (Part 4: August) (Features) [3.May.07]
The Twilight Samurai (2002) (Reviews) [19.Mar.07]
The Promise (Wu ji) (2005) (Reviews) [5.May.06]
The White Countess (2006) (Reviews) [20.Jan.06]
The Last Samurai (2003) (Reviews) [4.Dec.03]
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