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Monday, September 12 2011

Ellis’ Superb Mastery of the Art of Pop

In "Subland Empire", Warren Ellis takes the reins of Secret Avengers and shows the hidden depths and complex mastery required to make popculture artifacts works of lasting art.


Thursday, July 28 2011

We Can Be Heroes: Talking ‘Supergods’ with Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison’s ability to make connections between seemingly humdrum events and grandiose ideas becomes infectious. Reading Supergods and immersing in his ideas gives one as much kick as a radioactive spider bite.


Friday, March 25 2011

Five Hot Chicks and the MPAA, Why Can’t This Be Europe? Zack Snyder’s ‘Sucker Punch’

PopMatters was in Beverly Hills for the Sucker Punch press junket, and sat down with among others, Director Zack Snyder, Producer Deborah Snyder, and stars Emily Browning, Abbie Cornish, Jena Malone, Vanessa Hudgens, and Jamie Chung.


Wednesday, January 5 2011

‘Life in Flight’ Flies Too Low

Here was an opportunity to delve deep into a study of the modern American family, and its subsequent breakdown upon entering the 21st century -- an opportunity missed.


Thursday, August 5 2010

‘A God Somewhere ’ Is a Challenging and Thoughtful Take on the Superman Story

So what would you do if your best friend became virtually indestructible? More to the point, what would your friend do?


Tuesday, July 21 2009

‘Watchmen’ leads a mundane list of Blu-ray titles


Wednesday, June 17 2009

The History of Comic Conventions

This edition of "Iconographies" looks at the rise in popularity of the comics convention, and the pop-cultural changes conventions have brought to comics.


Wednesday, March 25 2009

Adult-targeted animation among DVD releases this month


Monday, March 16 2009

‘Watchmen’ challenges ratings’ value


Watch-meant: The Meaning of $55 Million (Short Ends and Leader) [9.Mar.09]
Watchmen (Reviews) [6.Mar.09]
‘Watchmen’ is a Work of Visionary Wonder (Short Ends and Leader) [5.Mar.09]
Who Will Watch ‘Watchmen’? (Short Ends and Leader) [3.Mar.09]
Squid Quibbles (Short Ends and Leader) [2.Mar.09]
Who Are the Watchmen? (Short Ends and Leader) [12.Feb.09]
Zack Attack (Short Ends and Leader) [11.Feb.09]
The Hero Takes a Fall: Watchmen (1986) (Short Ends and Leader) [9.Feb.09]
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