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Tuesday, February 15 2011

Santana and Various Artists: Guitar Heaven

Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time comes off as a celebrity version of American Idol.


Wednesday, December 3 2008

Joe Cocker: Cry Me A River

Joe Cocker is the only person in this entire hour-long program who seems oblivious to the fact that he's being filmed. The fact that he won a Grammy two years later seems like a miracle.


Thursday, July 10 2008

Joe Cocker: Hymn 4 My Soul

Cocker is not the “Sheffield Shouter” or the smooth singer of yesteryear. He’s somewhere in the middle.


Thursday, January 10 2008

Super Duper Bad: The Worst Films of 2007

From Good Luck Chuck to Julie Taymor's ill-advised Beatlesque '60s tribute Across the Universe, PopMatters presents the dreck of 2007.


Wednesday, November 28 2007

Joe Cocker: Classic Cocker

In a very long line of Cocker retrospectives, it's obvious that, though his heart means well, Cocker's career as a musician has been relentlessly one-note.


Thursday, October 11 2007

A new script for Hollywood war movies


Friday, September 21 2007

Across the Universe

Such structural spottiness -- great numbers punctuating humdrum character arcs -- is hardly unusual in a musical.


Thursday, September 20 2007

She’s the guide on this magical mystery tour


Wednesday, May 4 2005

Joe Cocker: Heart & Soul

Even with a little help from his friends, Joe Cocker doesn't provide much more than an honest effort with his latest recording.


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