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The PopMatters Summer Movie Preview - May 2015
6 May 2015 // 4:40 AM
The popcorn movie season starts in earnest with efforts from the Avengers, Mad Max, the ladies of Pitch Perfect 2, and Brad Bird's Tomorrowland, among many others.
With His Latest Film, Cameron Crowe says 'Aloha' to His Past and to Success
29 May 2015 // 5:00 AM
This is like watching the parts of a movie wait for a reason to exist. We don't care if the players find passion or just sit around, eating poi.
'We Bought a Zoo' Is Not Among Cameron Crowe's Best
21 Dec 2011 // 10:10 PM
While many PG films use the death of a parent as a story catalyst, by focusing on Benjamin's constant pain, We Bought a Zoo is infused with a malaise that will be hard for younger viewers to absorb.
Toronto International Film Festival 2011: 'Pearl Jam Twenty'
14 Sep 2011 // 8:00 AM
Documentaries made by non-documentarians can be exhilarating since, new to the form, the filmmakers tend to break old rules and push into interesting territory. But they can also wind up looking something like Pearl Jam Twenty.