Jeff Nichols
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The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2012
31 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

From classics to contemporary television, the typical titles and the surprising outsider choices, the year in home video was just as divisive, and delightful, as the rest of our meaningful media.

The 40 Best Films of 2011
22 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.


'Mud' Makes Matthew McConaughey Look Better than Ever
8 Aug 2013 // 10:10 PM

Flashing yet another varied version of himself, Matthew McConaughey doesn't steal the show in Mud -- he supports it.

Matthew McConaughey's Return to Excellent Work with 'Mud'
26 Apr 2013 // 12:15 AM

It's hard to imagine many other A-list stars pulling off such a regionally specific role, and it doesn't seem like an accident that Matthew McCoanughey's return to excellent work has engaged with his Southern roots.


Cannes 2012: Day 11 & 12 - 'Mud' + 'Beyond the Hills' + The Best of the Fest
29 May 2012 // 10:45 PM

Cannes finishes with up-and-comer Jeff Nichols' Mud and Romanian Cristian Mungiu's Beyond the Hills and we rank the best of Cannes 2012.

The Coming Storm: 'Take Shelter'
11 Nov 2011 // 12:00 AM

With its languid pace and promise of a last act payoff, Take Shelter becomes an exercise in extended dread.


Cronenberg, Daniels give Cannes lineup a North American spin
20 Apr 2012 // 4:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — The Cannes Film Festival is set to feature one of the richest North American slates in years, as Lee Daniels, David Cronenberg, Jeff

//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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