Part Two: October 2010 | 30 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

By the look of the calendar -- and this list of titles - it looks like Hollywood is out to investigate the horrors of vampires, demon children, alien invasion, and the most evil entity of all -- Facebook!


'Conviction' Doesn’t Overturn a Sister’s Faith | 10 Feb 2011 // 2:58 PM

Devotion, sacrifice, perseverance, justice, love, and hope are the themes that permeate this adaptation of a true story based on the fierce and lengthy battle Betty Anne Waters faced to free her older brother from a life sentence.

'Conviction' Is a Major Case of Overkill | 14 Oct 2010 // 10:10 PM

Overkilling becomes something of a pattern in Tony Goldwyn's crime and law drama, Conviction.


The Truth Is Stranger, and More Compelling, Than 'Conviction' | 28 Oct 2010 // 11:30 PM

An interesting experiment in tone and narrative that, while getting the job done, definitely fails to fulfill the promise of the premise.


Years of perseverance paid off for 'Conviction' filmmaker | 19 Oct 2010 // 1:00 AM

MINNEAPOLIS — It took Betty Anne Waters nearly two decades working as a single mother to put herself through law school so she could prove her

//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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