Tuesday, May 11 2010
Friday, April 17 2009
In this new universe where facts are mutable and ends are means, so-called ethical triumphs can only be short-term.
Wednesday, March 25 2009
Outsiders and oddballs make up Part Four's formidable filmmakers, an idiosyncratic collection of dreamers and visionaries.
Friday, October 31 2008
Friday, October 10 2008
Body of Lies grants Ferris the usual moral rightness -- even as he's committing questionable acts, he means well.
Thursday, October 9 2008
Tuesday, September 9 2008
What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.
Sunday, February 3 2008
As a genre piece, Mangold’s remake satisfies the requisite clichés (sweeping desert vistas, corseted women, ample gunplay), but not much else.
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.
Friday, November 2 2007
As much as American Gangster loves Frank's intelligence and charisma, it must also condemn his criminality.