Wednesday, April 29 2009
With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.
Sunday, March 22 2009
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.
Tuesday, November 13 2007
The opening scenes of Guy Moshe's Holly lay out the child prostitute's grim no-future.
Monday, November 12 2007
Friday, October 26 2007
The film marks its "period" incessantly, with every clichéd backing track you can think of.
Tuesday, September 12 2006
The first episode included a good deal of Where Is This Relationship Going, a little of Isn't My Floppy Fringe Just Fantastic, and a couple of hostage situations.
Tuesday, July 18 2006
Adapting Stephen King's short stories, Nightmares & Dreamscapes preserves their spirit as well as their eerie plots.
Thursday, August 5 2004
A movie where Carly Simon serves as guiding light can't be all bad.
Thursday, December 11 2003
The Cooler is interested in the nature of luck, be it a product of destiny or psychology.
Tuesday, June 3 2003
On the morning of 28 February 1997, the LAPD had no idea what they were in for.