Tuesday, July 8 2014
I Spy is filled with revolutionary diversity, exotic filming locations, and a textbook example of on screen chemistry.
Monday, July 7 2014
With his picture postcard imagery and similarly shorthanded scripting, Michael Bay's movies may be nothing more than a colorful crib mobile.
Wednesday, July 2 2014
A furious mix of hip-hop beats, Arabic primal screams and punk-rock guitars, Taha brilliantly battles against the ideologies of both Western and Arab traditions.
There is nothing hidden about the world of these stories, and Yu Hua’s writing is defined by its plainspoken voice and depiction of quotidian lives.
Monday, June 30 2014
PopMatters is pleased to premiere I Sleep Alone the new album by Psalmships.
Friday, June 27 2014
I can feel this week's album's energy from two planets away. I got my drink, I got my music, I will share it, but today I'm yelling. Yelling about a 2012 hip-hop breakthrough and the subject of this week's Counterbalance, that is.
Director Denis Villeneuve's most successful film to date is a baffling mood piece, a puzzle designed with no solution.
Sometimes it seems like Rob Brydon is everywhere in the comedy world. And that's a good thing.
In this re-imagining of Laura Bridgman's life, we enter a vivid world, albeit one deprived of sight, sound, smell, and taste.
Thursday, June 26 2014
For the first time since 1998, Australia's most recognizable music festival will not be on the schedule. In what appears to be an ever-expanding live music calendar, competition for headliners, audiences, and cash is only becoming fiercer and fiercer.