George Hickenlooper
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Digital Dynamite: The 30 Best DVDs of 2007
24 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

It was the year of the behemoth box set, the multi-disc triumph that tried to give long suffering fans everything their demanding little digital hearts ever desired. Here are PopMatters' 30 picks for the best DVDs of the year.


'Casino Jack': B-Movie Billionaires
17 Apr 2011 // 3:59 PM

By remaining true to the spirit of Jack Abramoff, Casino Jack embodies the B-movie failure that takes itself too seriously.

'Casino Jack': Hollywood With Ugly Faces
16 Dec 2010 // 9:17 PM

Kevin Spacey's Jack Abramoff is a conflicted wheeler-dealer who loves the pop and flash of lobbying, but deludes himself into thinking it's all for a greater cause.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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