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The 100 Essential Directors Part 3: George Cukor - John Ford
7 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM
Spiritual possession, screwball comedy, German kinks, and the quintessential American Western genre are among the disparate characters we shine a light on today as PopMatters counts down the 100 Essential Film Directors. Today we look at George Cukor through John Ford. Who falls in the middle might surprise you...
The Best Independent / International Films of 2010
2 Jan 2011 // 3:00 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.
'Bastards' Makes Despair Bleed from the Walls
4 May 2014 // 8:15 PM
Claire Denis' jagged filmmaking is matched by the nihilistic darkness of her latest assault on the senses.
'New York Film Festival 2013': A Dizzying Panorama
30 Oct 2013 // 3:00 AM
The Wind Rises was the first film that I saw at the Festival and a lovely note on which to close, creating the sense of wonder and excitement you want from movies.