Wednesday, January 23 2008
A lot of good movies are still missing from DVD. Here is a list of 25 that PopMatters feels have been unceremoniously left to simply fade away.
Monday, January 21 2008
This is classic Nip/Tuck, a moment of complication, perhaps even "truth," amongst the regular soap operatics. It's one of the rewards for sitting through much of the rest of the show.
Monday, July 23 2007
Where the science ends and the fantasy begins is made too clear in The Last Mimzy.
Friday, March 23 2007
Unlike her obvious precursor, E.T., Mimzy isn't wrinkly or strange or even very mobile, nothing that might frighten the All-American youngsters who discover her.
Tuesday, September 12 2006
Through the various clients' histories and desires, nip/tuck inquires into current arrangements of social power.
Tuesday, September 27 2005
The inevitability of death is suggested by the lurking Carver, always a threat to Sean and Christian.
Wednesday, January 26 2005
Crippled by their past and unable to function in the present, these characters represent what David Hare calls 'the part-emotional landscape that is England.'"
Tuesday, July 22 2003
This combination of crude humor and gross-out imagery is designed to scandalize.