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Monday, July 14 2014

Revisiting ‘Garden State’ 10 Years Later

Despite the film’s hipster soundtrack and depiction of twenty-something malaise, it ultimately embraces the human spirit and all of the sentimentality that goes with it.


Monday, May 16 2011

Is ‘The Other Woman’ Competing in the Cliché Olympics?

Although The Other Woman has the potential to be socially relevant given today’s blended families, it doesn’t present anything new.


Tuesday, May 3 2011

Taking a ripping adventure with Thor


Tuesday, February 8 2011

Super Spots or Big Blunders

A lot of production, distribution, and marketing companies spent a lot of time and a lot of money to air ads for movies that are six months away. Which ones will make them a lot of money instead of costing exactly that?


Sunday, October 25 2009

Bored New World: How the Zach Braff Prototype Is Slowly Killing American Music

Natalie Portman popped headphones onto Zach Braff's head and said, "This song will change your life." The resulting sound was not only that of carefully composed dullness, but of a million wealthy white kids investing in dull acoustic music to soundtrack their own romantic melodrama.


Sunday, March 22 2009

Part 1: The Thin Red Line to Star Wars Episode I (January - May 1999)

The first part of PopMatters' look back at the films of 1999 is bookended by the long awaited return of two cinematic auteurs of wildly different styles, Terrence Malick and George Lucas.


Wednesday, August 27 2008

My Blueberry Nights

Wong's films are structured around images of characters in repose, of interactions weighted with desire, and of individual memory and fantasy.


Sunday, June 29 2008

My Blueberry Nights (2007)


My Blueberry Nights

In Blueberry Nights, attractions are premised on separate losses, cultivations of similar heartaches, and delights in desserts.


The Other Boleyn Girl (Reviews) [29.Feb.08]
Mr. Magoriums Wonder Emporium (Reviews) [18.Nov.07]
Free Zone (2005) (Reviews) [8.Jul.07]
V for Vendetta (2006) (Reviews) [2.Aug.06]
Free Zone (2005) (Reviews) [9.May.06]
V for Vendetta (2006) (Reviews) [16.Mar.06]
Closer (2004) (Reviews) [7.Apr.05]
Garden State (2004) (Reviews) [28.Dec.04]
Closer (2004) (Reviews) [3.Dec.04]
Garden State (2003) (Reviews) [22.Jul.04]
Cold Mountain (2003) (Reviews) [23.Dec.03]
Where the Heart Is (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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