Garden State

Garden State (2004) | 27 Dec 2004 // 6:00 PM

Natalie Portman brings to this sad, strange, vibrant girl her own remarkable, brilliant energy.

Garden State (2003) | 21 Jul 2004 // 7:00 PM

'As far back as I can remember,' Large sighs, 'I've been medicated.'"


PopTalk: The 2015 Academy Award Nominations | 20 Feb 2015 // 9:00 AM

PopTalk is a new podcast on PopMatters that casts its gaze on exciting developments in culture and the arts. In this first installment, we examine the 2015 Oscar nominees, and the broken rules of the institution that is the Academy.

Revisiting 'Garden State' 10 Years Later | 14 Jul 2014 // 2:07 AM

Despite the film’s hipster soundtrack and depiction of twenty-something malaise, it ultimately embraces the human spirit and all of the sentimentality that goes with it.

//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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