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Monday, September 21 2009

Crank 2: High Voltage

Jason Statham returns in this completely gonzo, totally unhinged and off the rails sequel to the completely gonzo, totally unhinged and off the rails Crank


Tuesday, April 14 2009

Transporter 3

There’s a certain purity of movement and lunacy at work here, where context ceases to matter, and the action becomes ecstatic and transcendent.


Sunday, March 22 2009

Part 1: The Thin Red Line to Star Wars Episode I (January - May 1999)

The first part of PopMatters' look back at the films of 1999 is bookended by the long awaited return of two cinematic auteurs of wildly different styles, Terrence Malick and George Lucas.


Saturday, December 20 2008

Death Race (2008): Unrated DVD


Wednesday, November 26 2008

Transporter 3

As Frank discovers what's at stake and unravels who wants what, he devises first to get the job done and then, because he actually falls for his wet noodle of a passenger, to save her.


Wednesday, September 10 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: November 2008

Like the sainted sigh of relief that comes after another shriek-filled All Hallow's Eve, November usually means the start of the 'nominate me' process for the proposed prestige pictures of 2008.


Friday, August 22 2008

Death Race

Anderson dilutes Roger Corman’s satire by locating Death Race among society’s transgressors, depicting their dysfunctions with gory relish, and confining the race safely behind the walls of an isolated prison.


Wednesday, April 9 2008

Chaos

This film's attempts at clever misdirection are by the book and glaringly obvious. There is nothing remotely "chaotic" about anything that happens.


Sunday, March 16 2008

Revolver

Ritchie's understanding of the term "psychological" seems to be rooted in the idea that people, like, have conflicting thoughts, like, inside their head and stuff.


The Bank Job (Reviews) [7.Mar.08]
Transporter 2 (2005) (Reviews) [13.Sep.05]
Cellular (2004) (Reviews) [10.Sep.04]
The Italian Job (2003) (Reviews) [29.Aug.03]
The Italian Job (2003) (Reviews) [29.May.03]
The Transporter (2002) (Reviews) [10.Oct.02]
Snatch (2000) (Reviews) [26.Sep.02]
The One (2001) (Reviews) [1.Nov.01]
Turn It Up (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Snatch (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Ghosts of Mars (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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