Mike Binder
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The PopMatters 'Short Ends & Leader' Spring Film Preview
1 Mar 2007 // 2:00 PM

In order to separate the worthy from the worthless, PopMatters' "Short Ends & Leader" editor is highlighting 10 new films he's looking forward to this spring.


'Black or White' Doesn't Explore Gray Areas
30 Jan 2015 // 2:51 AM

In reducing the complexity of its characters, Black or White boils down complex racial dynamics to worn-out tropes, like the "well-meaning white guy".

Reign Over Me (2007)
22 Mar 2007 // 11:29 PM

Even as it probes the difficulties of coping with loss and showcases Cheadle's remarkable capacity for compelling understatement, it also grants Sandler too much time to practice his seriosity in close-up.


Mike Binder's 'Reign Over Me' came out of 9/11
24 Mar 2007 // 10:13 PM

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. -- Like most everyone, director Mike Binder knows exactly where he was on 9/11. Unlike most of us, though, he didn't witness it on

//Mixed media

Marina and the Diamonds Wrap Up U.S. Tour at Terminal 5 (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Marina's star shines bright and her iridescent pop shines brighter. Froot is her most solid album yet. Her tour continues into the new year throughout Europe.

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