Tuesday, January 3 2012
A pacey adventure, Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia rattles along with sharp, quick-fire dialogue, while remaining faithful to the original story.
Friday, December 3 2010
The modern Sherlock Holmes is so compelling because he is a modern intellectual appealing to audiences who, for the most part, live in a world dissociated from intellectualism.
Tuesday, June 2 2009
If you like your Dickens dark, this is about as bleak as it gets.
Thursday, January 24 2008
It was the year of the behemoth box set, the multi-disc triumph that tried to give long suffering fans everything their demanding little digital hearts ever desired. Here are PopMatters' 30 picks for the best DVDs of the year.
Tuesday, January 8 2008
From the tender and eerie precision of Sam Riley's depiction of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in Control to yet another superlative performance by Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, PopMatters highlights the best male actors of 2007.
Thursday, August 30 2007
It's Henry's movie, and for all his eccentricities and fixations and rages, he's a very conventional man.
Saturday, July 28 2007
Monday, April 23 2007
Hot Fuzz is all about the guys. And who needs girls when you have guns?
Friday, April 20 2007
"The one word that we bristle at is 'spoof.'"