Jake Kasdan
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//Features

The PopMatters Summer Movie Preview: July 2014
1 Jul 2014 // 8:14 PM

We take another trip to a certain simian world, we have another experience with an annual government authorized night of lawlessness, and we get our second sighting of a mythic Greek muscleman.

Summer Movie Preview: June 2011
2 May 2011 // 4:00 PM

The return of everyone's favorite mutants, the arrival of an intergalactic peacekeeper, and some guy with a bunch of birds marks June's idea of sunny Summer fun.

//Reviews

Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel Act Out for 'Sex Tape'
18 Jul 2014 // 3:30 AM

Sex Tape demonstrates that it's very hard to do a funny movie about the difficulty of maintaining a successful marriage.

'Bad Teacher', Good Job
18 Oct 2011 // 3:58 PM

The filmmakers don't frame Elizabeth as stupid so much as possessing a particular taste for booze, junk food, expensive shoes, and bitchery; Diaz plays her as a popular girl gone to seed.

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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