Shane Acker
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Columns

A Little Human Magic in Recent DVDs
27 Jan 2010 // 2:59 PM

Either by coincidence or because I just happened to watch these all on a cold day when I needed a little warmth, the magic of the human condition emerged as a trend in these new DVD releases.

//Reviews

9
8 Sep 2009 // 10:30 PM

9 is a grey and grim thrill ride packed full of kiddie morality lessons and creepy frightenings, as though Steven Spielberg had induced the Brothers Quay to create a summer blockbuster.

//Blogs

9 (2009): Blu-ray
26 Dec 2009 // 1:59 PM

There are very few visionaries left in Hollywood, with even fewer arriving every day - and with good reason. It's not easy pitching your quirky,

'9' Wastes Its Beauty on a Banal Story
8 Sep 2009 // 11:00 PM

There are very few visionaries left in Hollywood, with even fewer arriving every day - and with good reason. It's not easy pitching your quirky,

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"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.

READ the article