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The PopMatters Fall Movie Preview - November 2013
1 Nov 2013 // 3:31 AM

This month we move further away from the popcorn summer towards the prestige titles as Award Season heats up. This month alone will see Matthew McConaughey and Alexander Payne vying for Oscar glory, as well as the return of The Hunger Games.

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'Thor: The Dark World' Brings the Hammer (and the Enthusiasm) Down
24 Feb 2014 // 9:10 PM

Thor worked due to its surprisingly-effective Shakespearean framework. Thor: The Dark World follows conventional Hollywood tropes and suffers for it.

'Thor: The Dark World': Make That 'The Dull World'
8 Nov 2013 // 4:20 AM

While Loki's efforts at vengeance were mightily entertaining in The Avengers, his detainment is less delightful.

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Okie Dokie Loki: 'Thor - The Dark World'
8 Nov 2013 // 3:00 AM

Without (Loki's) suave sinister panache, this would be nothing more than a series of subpar space battles. With him, the Asgard angle has a viable place in the Marvel movie empire.

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