Europa Report
//Features

The PopMatters Summer Movie Preview - August 2013 | 31 Jul 2013 // 12:20 AM

As we enter the dog days of summer, we get the summer movie season dregs as well. Still, there's some stuff to look forward to, including the latest from Neill Blomkamp, a biopic on Linda Lovelace, more Disney cross promotional marketing, and the latest from the almost always brilliant Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost.

//Reviews

Losing Ground in Space with 'Europa Report' | 5 Aug 2013 // 12:30 AM

The found footage film is less immersive than it is distinctly designed, continually reminding viewers of the ways movies are made, how they shape your experience.

//Blogs

'Europa Report' Is Very Authentic... and a Bit Aggravating | 2 Aug 2013 // 2:00 AM

Europa Report lacks a hook, a real investment to keep us glued to the occasionally jumbled narrative.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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