Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

DVDs
Can You Survive if You're Not a Monster in 'Hannibal: The Complete Second Season'?
The landmark horror series steps away from crime procedurals and deeper into its inimitable sense of style in a triumphant sophomore year. [19.Sep.14]
'Sarah and Duck: Doubles (Vol. 2)' Is a Whimsical Throwback to the '70s
Sarah and Duck finds the fantastic in the mundane in this fine reminder of the joys of the British kids' TV of yesteryear. [19.Sep.14]
In 'The Galapagos Affair', Paradise Remains Stubbornly Absent
In this gripping true-crime story, an absurdist stew of petty tensions and quasi-Nietzschean dynamics rip apart the tiny colony of Europeans who settled one of the Galapagos islands in the '30s. [18.Sep.14]
Mysterious Forces and Femme Fatales: 'Out of the Past'
In Torneur's classic film, the femme fatale knows she's an object in a world of violent men she has no reason to respect. [18.Sep.14]
'Queen Margot' Is a History That Only Goes Downhill
Patrice Chéreau's multiple César winning film receives a lavish 20th anniversary edition from Cohen. [17.Sep.14]
DVD Reviews
The landmark horror series steps away from crime procedurals and deeper into its inimitable sense of style in a triumphant sophomore year. [19.Sep.14]
Sarah and Duck finds the fantastic in the mundane in this fine reminder of the joys of the British kids' TV of yesteryear. [18.Sep.14]
In this gripping true-crime story, an absurdist stew of petty tensions and quasi-Nietzschean dynamics rip apart the tiny colony of Europeans who settled one of the Galapagos islands in the '30s. [18.Sep.14]
In Torneur's classic film, the femme fatale knows she's an object in a world of violent men she has no reason to respect. [17.Sep.14]
Patrice Chéreau's multiple César winning film receives a lavish 20th anniversary edition from Cohen. [16.Sep.14]
Breathless is an entertaining glimpse into a time period both dominated by men and also on the cusp of great change. [17.Sep.14]
Circle the Wagen begins with the end in mind, and suffers as a result. [15.Sep.14]
Silly sexual politics prevent this film from being a bona fide classic. [15.Sep.14]
This reboot is a pretty pedestrian affair, managing to pull out all the tropes you've come to expect from monster movies without offering anything new. [14.Sep.14]
Anti-romances of those who shouldn't be together. [11.Sep.14]
Now on PopMatters
Announcements
PM Picks

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.