Thursday, September 24 2009
It’s only when you internalize Steve Buscemi’s movies [they] become a part of your life in an extremely personal, emotional way.
Tuesday, April 28 2009
In a rare attempt at novelty, July jets along with only Harry Potter and the Ice Age crew sampling continuing series spoils. The rest provide unknown pleasures.
Friday, September 19 2008
Igor fences Eva into a very old-fashioned position: literally a man’s creation, she helps to "civilize" the all-male society.
Thursday, September 18 2008
A generation-defining comedy about peace and brotherhood, set in a world of backstabbers, liars, and semi-professional bowling leagues.
Thursday, September 11 2008
Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.
Monday, September 8 2008
From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.
Thursday, January 10 2008
From Good Luck Chuck to Julie Taymor's ill-advised Beatlesque '60s tribute Across the Universe, PopMatters presents the dreck of 2007.
Sunday, December 9 2007
Pierre and Katya are too strange and too duplicitous for their conversation to have any deeper level than simply skewering the vapidity of most celebrity journalism.
Friday, September 14 2007
Sunday, August 26 2007
When you strip away all its jokiness and "Rock-isms", there's actually a good film hiding in here.