Call for Music Writers... Rock, Indie, Urban, Electronic, Americana, Metal, World and More

Richard Kelly

Features

Wednesday, January 16 2008

Accepting the Blame: The Top Guilty Pleasures of 2007

PopMatters proffers its collection of 2007's most notable defective faves. And it's okay to laugh. After all, we'd probably do the same to you and your uncomfortable fixations as well.


Reviews

Sunday, February 28 2010

The Box

You can strip away all of the Kelly flourishes -- Steward's creepy “employees” and the sci-fi elements they bring to the movie -- and still wind up with a relatable human drama about upward mobility.


Sunday, November 8 2009

The Box

The Box feigns straightforwardness for half an hour or so, but Richard Kelly only uses the set-up as the firm handle from which he can fly off.


Tuesday, November 13 2007

Southland Tales

The very incoherence of Southland Tales is something like an argument, its many pieces and pronouncements a deconstructive challenge to world order.


Wednesday, February 16 2005

Donnie Darko: Director's Cut (2001)

The problem embodied by Donnie is at once mundane and painfully special, the dilemma of fate vs. free will, laced though with unanswered questions of identity and responsibility.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Donnie Darko (2001)

PULL.


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.