Wednesday, February 11 2009
Sunday, January 11 2009
The Year in TV was a lot like the US economy: struggling until summer and then tanking under the hope of a 2009 comeback. Still, our staff found 30 solid reasons to be cheerful come entertainment investment time.
Monday, September 8 2008
On its face, casting Shirley Manson in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles appears a masterstroke.
Friday, February 22 2008
Saturday, January 12 2008
The effort to bring Sarah's Chronicles both back and forward to our post-9/11 moment is both awkward and smart.
Sunday, August 12 2007
300's penchant for drama and exaggeration is proof that a far-reaching vision and hyperbole can come together to tell a much better story than one based purely on historical facts.
Wednesday, June 13 2007
The earnestness of 300 assaults reality so effectively that it ends up destroying myth.
Thursday, March 22 2007
Friday, March 9 2007
Spartans! Simple and resonant, this call to identity comes up frequently in 300, the film based on Frank Miller's graphic novel.
Thursday, March 1 2007
In order to separate the worthy from the worthless, PopMatters' "Short Ends & Leader" editor is highlighting 10 new films he's looking forward to this spring.