Articles tagged stop-loss

6 Aug 2008 // 9:59 PM


Realism doesn't make a better movie, just a more sensitive one.

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28 Mar 2008 // 4:04 AM


In Brandon's confrontations with his own delusions, Stop-Loss focuses on unhealthy rituals of manhood and male community recalling Peirce's Boys Don't Cry.

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24 Mar 2008 // 3:44 AM

Jim Dever is a Hollywood tough guy who is not a Hollywood tough guy. The former Pendleton-based Marine, who now runs a company called 1 Force

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‘Boys Don’t Cry’ director changes course with Iraq War drama ‘Stop-Loss’

There wasn’t much on director Kimberly Peirce’s resume to suggest she would be the ideal filmmaker to take a shot at making an

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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