Thursday, January 10 2008
From Julian Schnabel's artsy The Diving Bell and the Butterfly to the legendary Coen Brothers splendid adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men, PopMatters counts down the 30 best films of 2007.
Tuesday, January 8 2008
From the most sweetly nuanced performance of Jennifer Jason Leigh's career to Cate Blanchett's revelatory portrayal of Bob Dylan in I'm Not There, the women of 2007 were stellar.
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.
Friday, October 12 2007
"All the way through trying to get the movie made, George was at the top of the list," he says, speaking of the guy in the title role, Clooney, who eventually came in as a producer, too.
Thursday, October 11 2007
Friday, October 5 2007
The film's strength lies in its poetic inclinations, its meditation on the ways that money, politics, and fear shape moral choices.