Friday, January 29 2010
The well-rounded night of laughter and amazing music raised at least $20,000 for the Red Cross, which is very respectable for the three and a half hour showcase.
Wednesday, January 14 2009
There aren’t many DVDs that can offer such a variety of established comics doing what they do best.
Sunday, August 3 2008
Essentially a collection of wild anecdotes from real-life television writer Jerry Stahl, this is designed to impress rather than express.
Wednesday, March 5 2008
Predating Tarantino and Rodriguez’s Grindhouse by seven years, this small film makes excellent use of poor production values, bad acting, and outlandish plots to create authentic-looking schlock.
Thursday, January 10 2008
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, November 26 2007
Ratatouille is wholesome entertainment that everyone's going to be happy with because it pulls off the feat of managing to be hilarious and engaging while offending pretty much nobody.
Tuesday, October 9 2007
It would never work... no one challenged the reigning broadcast junta and survived. No surprise then that the upstarts snuck in and changed the face of TV forever.
Monday, July 2 2007
Friday, June 29 2007
Like the gourmet food it so exquisitely renders, one fears that the sensational Ratatouille will end up being a decidedly acquired commercial taste.
The exuberant voice performances in Ratatouille immerse the audience in its world, one enhanced by richly-colored, sophisticated animation and a lively score.