God’s Pocket

The PopMatters Summer Movie Preview - May 2014 | 2 May 2014 // 2:06 AM

It's that time of the year again. Time for the days to get longer and hotter and the moviegoing experience more complicated and chaotic.


Philip Seymour Hoffman Grappled With Broken Systems in His Final Roles | 9 Nov 2014 // 8:10 PM

Both A Most Wanted Man and God's Pocket reminder us of how Hoffman always rose to the occasion of the role and drew our attention to the larger structures at play.

Philip Seymour Hoffman Gives One of His Last Performances in 'God's Pocket' | 16 May 2014 // 2:30 AM

John Slattery's directorial debut provides another example of Philip Seymour Hoffman's considerable range and conviction.

//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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