Digital Dynamite: The 30 Best DVDs of 2007 | 24 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM
It was the year of the behemoth box set, the multi-disc triumph that tried to give long suffering fans everything their demanding little digital hearts ever desired. Here are PopMatters' 30 picks for the best DVDs of the year.
Future Shock: The Death of Serious Science Fiction | 28 May 2007 // 5:00 PM
The serious Science Fiction film genre is dead or at least on cinematic life support. As the new millennial marches forward, and an omnipresent production paradigm that substitutes spectacle for smarts, futurist filmmaking is definitely gasping for breath.
The Demise of Horror Culture? | 12 May 2008 // 5:00 PM
While the horror classics of 1968 may have indeed revitalized the genre, few today are aware of these movies' impact on the canon...if they acknowledge them at all.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968/2001) | 1 Nov 2001 // 8:00 AM
In this light, '2001' and the revolutionary epoch of its making seem a mere Technicolor blip in an otherwise olive drab post-World War II empire.
10 Oscar Winners (and the Films They Should Have Won For) | 26 Feb 2015 // 4:59 AM
Sometimes, the Academy Awards a consolation prize of sorts for getting it wrong in a previous year. Here are 10 examples of this phenomenon.