Best Worst Movie

The Best DVDs of 2010 | 5 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

As the medium continues to struggle with significance in the steady "streaming" of the 21st Century, here are PopMatters' picks for the best the format(s) have to offer.

The Best Independent / International Films of 2010 | 2 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.


The 'Best Worst Movie' Raises the Debatable Question: What Makes a Bad Movie 'Bad'? | 28 Nov 2010 // 2:59 PM

The remarkable story draws sharp emotional truths from the cast and crew’s lives that transcend the original movie.


Best Worst Movie 2?: What's the Next Communal Cult Classic? | 23 Jan 2011 // 11:00 PM

Five Examples of Cinematic Crap Just Waiting for their Own Flopsweat Phenomenon.

The Top 10 Films of 2010 That You Never Heard Of | 27 Dec 2010 // 2:55 PM

Ten films from beyond the norm, each one making 2010 that much more memorable. Here's hoping this list inspires you to seek out the weird and the wild, beginning with a cartoon that is as far from kiddie fodder as possible...

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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