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The Worst Films of 2015
28 Dec 2015 // 8:00 PM
Get a laugh from the trailers of the worst movies of 2015, but don't waste your time watching these films unless you happen to enjoy things that are so bad they are amusing.
The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 2: October
4 Sep 2012 // 5:12 PM
We get closer to the true cream of the cinematic crop, with some mandated seasonal horror thrown in for 31st consideration. Highlights include the Wachowskis/Tykwer epic Cloud Atlas and Ben Affleck's Argo.
'The Boy Next Door' Is Wrong, but It Feels So Good
27 Apr 2015 // 1:00 AM
Like a musical, The Boy Next Door often asks us to suspend our disbelief and take a ridiculous ride to an absurd place -- in this case, a place where first editions of The Iliad actually exist.
Cougar Copulates With Crazy in the Ludicrous 'The Boy Next Door'
26 Jan 2015 // 5:15 AM
This loopy and stupid film promises eros and instead delivers an earache.
The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015
5 May 2015 // 7:21 AM
January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.
(Why) Alex (Can't) Cross (Over)
22 Oct 2012 // 12:50 AM
Tyler Perry has no established persona. He's not a star, per se. He's a brand. An industry. A debated media topic... but he's not a star in the true sense of the word.