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The Best Films of 2010
11 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.
The Best Independent / International Films of 2010
2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.
Political, Pointed, and Peculiar: Armando Iannucci, Comedy Genius
6 May 2013 // 6:30 PM
Armando Iannucci's The Thick of It and Veep have solidified his legacy as a political satirist, but we mustn't forget the impact his other works have had on culture and comedy.
BBC Radio: Tune in for a Grin
30 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM
The BBC has recognised that its mission statement "to inform, educate and entertain" must, simply must, include radio comedy.