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Tuesday, May 19 2009

Wicked Plants by Amy Stewart

Stewart deftly blends botany, politics, and history into a very appealing format while warning of 'botanical atrocities'.


Sunday, March 23 2008

The Escape Artist

The desire to escape that lives in each of us, and the consequences of acting on that desire, is what makes us care for Chris McCandless (Into the Wild), and what makes his short life such a compelling story.


Tuesday, March 4 2008

Into the Wild

A "follow your dreams" narrative in a package that belies the cliché that it expounds upon.


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.


Monday, October 15 2007

Eddie Vedder: Into the Wild

The story of Wild is one of alienation and distancing and and the self-discovery that can be found only in wandering and escape and solitude, themes you may remember from Every Other Thing Pearl Jam Has Ever Done.


Friday, September 28 2007

Emile Hirsch talks about his ‘Wild’ adventure film


Thursday, September 27 2007

Sean Penn voyages ‘Into the Wild’


Friday, September 21 2007

Into the Wild

Into the Wild reveals the sense of loss that drove Chris McCandless. It also shows that it isn't only his.


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