Matthew Vaughn
Features // 5 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 6 Articles
News // 2 Articles
//Features

The 40 Best Films of 2011
22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 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.

The Best Films of 2010
11 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.

//Columns

Comics Superheroes Leap Across the Great Cultural Divide
22 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

Bounding from the pages of comic books onto the screens of films and TV, our superheroes unite formerly divided interests -- comics geeks vs. everyone else.

//Reviews

'Kingsman: The Secret Service' Pushes the Spy Spoof Only So Far
13 Feb 2015 // 4:44 AM

Kingsman is a cut above the usual winter flicks, but it's also flummoxed by its inability to maintain it subversive tone.

All the Better for All the Fassbending Going on: 'X-Men: First Class'
18 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM

With so many characters shoved in, it's no surprise that only a select few have any emotional lift. That said, the ones that do -- especially the ones played by Michael Fassbender -- prove to be powerfully intriguing.

//Blogs

X-Meh: The Meaning of $56 Million
6 Jun 2011 // 8:20 AM

There is no room for compromise, no value in differing ideals. For (the fanbase), X2 is the standard... all other attempts (including this one) have failed.

2010: The Year of the Misunderstood Movie
10 Nov 2010 // 11:40 PM

If it goes down as anything, 2010 will be seen as the year of the misunderstood movie, an artistic anomaly which saw at least four fine films fall by the commercial wayside.

//News

'Stardust' creator reflects on flights of movie fancy
10 Aug 2007 // 2:08 AM

If there were ever a moment the moviegoing public might suffer from a case of pixie-dust poisoning, now's the time. With Hogwarts, hobbits and all

Michelle Pfeiffer winning acclaim for her recent work
8 Aug 2007 // 9:44 PM

Michelle Pfeiffer has been bracing herself for it all summer, that moment when a reporter would use "the c-word" to describe her re-emergence in the

//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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