Monday, April 18 2011
Strange as it seems, Rabbit Hole derives a lot of its strength from its uplift.
Wednesday, January 10 2007
You won't have to look far along your television dial to discover the Top TV picks from PopMatters staff. From 20 upward, each entry represents the boob tube at its best.
Monday, December 4 2006
3 Needles' point is well taken, even if its melodrama is underwhelming.
Thursday, September 28 2006
Grey's Anatomy is a well cast and beautifully shot soap opera, with characters we can love and hate and a soundtrack of frequently marvelous music.
Thursday, August 3 2006
Tapping into recent public outrages over writers who lie, The Night Listener's indictments are drearily unsubtle.
Sunday, April 16 2006
David Slade's film is discomforting, pressing at collective nerves exposed by any number of recent 'investigative reports' on child predators.
Wednesday, October 19 2005
Confession and communication aren't the norm at Seattle Grace. Instead, the hospital crew all harbor secrets.
Thursday, April 7 2005
Amid the road-tripping and the boy bonding, it is Maya who resonates at last.
Monday, April 4 2005
On the DVD, the actors gamely compete with self- mocking descriptions of themselves and each other.
Melodramatic? Sure, but in a rousing, manipulating, on-with-the-show kind of way.