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"Come Again, Little Girl": 32 Films That Begin With Someone Leaving a Mental Institution (1904-2012)
17 Mar 2016 // 8:30 PM
These 32 films make the case for the recently-escaped-or-released-mental-patient narrative as its own subgenre, replete with a language of recurring themes, plot devices, and character archetypes.
Broken Embraces dir Pedro Almodovar (trailer)
10 Jul 2009 // 1:46 AM
Almodovar is one of the most consistently exciting auteurs in the world, and in celebration of his newest film Broken Embraces, PopMatters is readying a
Almodovar: The master storyteller returns to theaters with the tragic, comic 'Volver'
23 Nov 2006 // 7:37 PM
NEW YORK - "Volver," Pedro Almodovar's 16th film, was rumored to mark the Spanish director's long-awaited return to comedy, or at least the dark, unsettling