Matthew Vaughn
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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.


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.


'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.


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.


'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

Considering Twitter: An Interview with App Artist Nora Reed

// Moving Pixels

"Twitter is a place where bots prevail. And where they don't rule, people, acting like bots, rule. This uneasy person-bot rapprochement offers a fertile space for artistic exploration.

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