Charles Laughton
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The Best DVDs of 2010
5 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

As the medium continues to struggle with significance in the steady "streaming" of the 21st Century, here are PopMatters' picks for the best the format(s) have to offer.

Part 1: Pure Classicism
17 Jun 2007 // 6:00 PM

In its infancy, the cinematic artform went through some formidable technological and stylistic changes. The ten DVDs discussed here highlight the very definition of the Golden Age of filmmaking.

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'The Night of the Hunter' Is a Sophisticated, Artistic Depiction of Good vs. Evil
13 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

The Night of the Hunter's iconicity is largely due to its genre-defying dialectical properties that bring together the edgy with the earnest, a blending of styles ahead of its time.

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The 10 Best One-and-Done Directors
15 Apr 2015 // 5:00 AM

Not every filmmaker gets a chance to make their career as a director. Here are ten individuals who tried, and then never sat behind the lens again.

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