The PopMatters Summer Film Preview - June 2014 | 3 Jun 2014 // 8:14 PM

It's June. School's out, the kids are antsy, and Hollywood is serving up the spectacle. We'll get more Transformers, more Tom Cruise, more animated adventure, and a bit too much found footage.


40 Nights at the Movies (in the Comfort of Your Home): The Franchise | 26 Nov 2015 // 4:59 AM

Back by popular demand! Recommendations from "40 Nights at the Movies" will keep you, your dog and your elephant glued to the couch for months.


'Coherence', Confined Spaces and Multiple Selves | 27 Jun 2014 // 2:00 AM

Coherence generates fear and mistrust with very little in the way of effects, gore or outright scares.

//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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