Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Michael Ritchie

Reviews

Wednesday, December 12 2012

Aficianados of Off-the-Wall Movies will Find Entertainment Value In 'The Island'

This 1980 weird-fest stars a bemused-looking Michael Caine and a supporting cast of oddballs.


Wednesday, December 2 2009

Downhill Racer

A visually stunning sports movie that tweaks the formula just enough to make a personal, thoughtful film without refuting genre expectation.


Thursday, September 25 2008

The Fletch Collection

My 13-year-old self that rooted along with Fletch for Gail Stanwyck to lend him her towel after his car allegedly hit a water buffalo was unable to fully appreciate the elements of noir, at the time.


Thursday, June 30 2005

Prime Cut (1972)

Prime Cut is like a giant absurdist painting.


Wednesday, April 17 2002

The Survivors (2002)

It's not as though 'The Survivors' takes its survivalists seriously.


Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.