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The Best Films of 2016
15 Dec 2016 // 9:00 PM
PopMatters presents a list of the best films that surfaced in 2016 and impressed us with their cinematic visions of where we’ve been.
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.
'Loving', An Urgent Work of Compelling Quietude
2 Dec 2016 // 7:00 AM
Loving is particularly resonant at a time when many in America may feel as if their own inherent rights are on shaky ground.
Surveillance Troubles in 'Midnight Special'
18 Mar 2016 // 9:30 AM
In just a few precisely composed scenes, you see at the start of Midnight Special that however disjointed plot points might seem, they are connected in an intricate web of ideas and images.
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