Hot Stuff: The 2012 PopMatters Summer Movie Preview (August) | 3 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

Bourne and a bunch of ancient action movie icons wrap up the annual popcorn movie march, not with a whimper, but (hopefully) with a box office bang.


'Lawless': A Family with a Moonshine Bloodline | 25 Nov 2012 // 5:15 PM

This story is, in many ways, a classic American tale: a Mom-and-Pop operation fights enterprising Big City interlopers. By honing in on one such family business, we get a Western-gangster film hybrid that is tough, tender and telling -- and set to one helluva soundtrack.

'Lawless': Guy Pearce Without Eyebrows | 29 Aug 2012 // 1:15 AM

Charlie Rakes veers from not-very-repressed homosexual to omni-predator.


'Lawless' Gets Lost Among the Precise Period Detail | 30 Aug 2012 // 11:40 PM

Sure, the period looks perfect. Too bad the rest of Lawless is so flawed.

Cannes 2012: Day 4 - 'Lawless' + 'Antiviral' + 'La noche de enfrente' | 21 May 2012 // 4:00 AM

Cannes continues with John Hillcoat's Depression-era Lawless, first time director Brandon Cronenberg's Antiviral, and a special screening of legendary Chilean director Raoul Ruiz's La noche de enfrente.


Nick Cave’s violent streak continues in his ‘Lawless’ screenplay | 29 Aug 2012 // 1:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Bursting with violence and laced with period atmosphere, the Depression-era tale “Lawless” opening Wednesday centers on three adult brothers known as the Bondurants

Cannes 2012: Tom Hardy’s sliding into stardom with ‘Lawless’ | 24 May 2012 // 1:35 AM

CANNES, France — Consider Heath Ledger’s Joker. If you conduct a Twitter hash tag search using the phrase #reallytoughacttofollow, by rights Ledger’s performance in “

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Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour

// Notes from the Road

"McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

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