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The PopMatters Summer Film Preview: August 2014
31 Jul 2014 // 1:23 AM
There's a lot to look forward to in August, including another amazing Marvel movie, a return of everyone's favorite "heroes on the half-shell", and a welcome return of a certain Sin City.
Tainted Pasts: Pornography in 'Meet Monica Velour' and 'The Girl Next Door'
13 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM
Meet Monica Velour and The Girl Next Door demonstrate that mainstream representations of pornography, even in a society in which sex proliferates, are still surprisingly one-sided and inconsistent with counter-narratives offered by industry insiders themselves.
'Something Borrowed' Is Definitely Nothing New
5 May 2011 // 10:25 PM
Rather than repeatedly contrasting Rachel's semi-moral dilemma with Darcy's semi-amusing narcissism, Something Borrowed might have concentrated on making the rest of their world more believable.
The Girl Next Door: Unrated Version (2004)
29 Aug 2004 // 7:00 PM
The film begins by introducing just how hard it is to be in high school -- a good and difficult thing for adults to remember.