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Essential Film Performances - 2012 Edition Part Four
20 Jun 2012 // 5:10 PM
PopMatters follows up our hugely popular 100 Essential Female and Male Performances feature and 2010 update with 50 additions to the essentials list. Part four features Michael Fassbender, Jane Fonda and more...
Time Encapsulating: The Best DVDs of 2006
10 Jan 2007 // 1:58 PM
From solid single issues to amazingly complete film and television compilations, the works highlighted here argue for DVD's continued importance.
'Superman' and 'Superman II': What Is, and What Might Have Been
27 Jul 2015 // 8:30 PM
Superman and Superman II are two of the best films of their kind, but budget and time overruns necessitated a number of changes from the original vision.
Violent, Witty and Upbeat: 'Lethal Weapon Collection'
21 Jun 2012 // 5:05 PM
The success of the Lethal Weapon series resides in the amusing and ingenious portray of the cultural clash between the two main characters.
The Omen (1976)
13 Jul 2006 // 9:00 PM
For many, The Omen represents the final film in Hollywood's unofficial 'Devil Trilogy', a look at the rising cultural interest in Satanism that began with Rosemary's Baby (1968), and blossomed with the genre classic The Exorcist (1973).
Ten Cases of Sacked Directors
9 Dec 2014 // 5:36 AM
With Paramount announcing Roberto Orci's replacement as director of the upcoming Star Trek 3, we look back at ten other times when studios and suits played musical chairs with their filmmakers.
'Tis the Season to Be Murray: 'Scrooged' (Blu-ray)
6 Nov 2011 // 10:21 PM
Once, it was regarded as something of a failure. Now, it’s a mandatory part of any shoestring Saturnalia.