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The PopMatters Fall Film Preview: October 2014
3 Oct 2014 // 4:15 AM

Awards season starts in earnest with several titles vying for a place among the best of's and critic's choices. We'll get a few scares, shocks, and laughs out of these films.


Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall Chew Scenery in 'The Judge'
10 Oct 2014 // 5:15 AM

A strong cast fights a losing battle against subpar material in this ramshackle drama.

'The Change-Up': Becoming Better People
5 Aug 2011 // 12:31 AM

There are certain high concepts that should be retired by Hollywood. Like body-swapping comedies.


F-Bombs and Baby Diarreha: 'The Change-Up'
5 Aug 2011 // 2:00 AM

The Change-Up wants to have its crudeness cake and force you to eat it as well. Just like a face full of pre-ingested infant mousse, however, the results are just nauseating.


For rapper/actor Ludacris, giving back is a major role
12 Nov 2007 // 5:23 AM

CHICAGO -- Chris "Ludacris" Bridges can't stop laughing. A rapper with a powerful vocal delivery, he keeps envisioning his big head on a little person's

//Mixed media

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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