Articles tagged kathryn bigelow

3 May 2011 // 4:51 AM

Hollywood has new options with Osama bin Laden’s death

LOS ANGELES — About three years ago, screenwriter Mark Boal was keen on a book called “Kill Bin Laden.” The memoir, purportedly written by a member

READ more

9 Jul 2009 // 9:03 AM

A maverick female director explores men who dare death

PHILADELPHIA — Slim as lightning, Kathryn Bigelow makes movies charged with adrenaline and electricity, action thrillers like “Blue Steel” and “Point Break.” The 6-footer with the

READ more
Early praise for ‘Hurt Locker’: Narrative on war in Iraq may be Oscar-worthy

CHICAGO — Opening Friday, the gripping war film “The Hurt Locker” is the first narrative feature to make full, unnerving dramatic sense of the war in

READ more

18 Jul 2002 // 1:00 AM

K-19 (2002)

For all its efforts to offer other views, 'K-19' is an all too average U.S. war movie.

READ more
//Mixed media
//Blogs

Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

// Announcements

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

READ the article