Wednesday, January 5 2011
As the medium continues to struggle with significance in the steady "streaming" of the 21st Century, here are PopMatters' picks for the best the format(s) have to offer.
Thursday, June 10 2010
Sumptuously filmed, gorgeously executed, and groundbreaking in technique and motivation, Life must be one of the great film accomplishments of the decade.
Saturday, March 20 2010
Life presents the "rules of the wild" in ways you'll recognize. Animals are both very unlike and very like humans.
Tuesday, October 28 2008
Without Lewis, Life is a solid if mostly unremarkable program, somewhere between willfully quirky and gruesome for gruesome’s sake.
Sunday, September 28 2008
Charlie (Damian Lewis) teeters incessantly on the line between cocky and ridiculous, quirky and respectable -- as if he understands the differences.
Tuesday, September 25 2007
Life's details of color and composition do the work usually handled by too much expository dialogue, granting access to Dani and Charlie's thinking.
Monday, March 22 2010
Have you recently bought a high definition television set and are not sure what all the fuss is about? Well stop worrying, the fuss has
Friday, March 19 2010
"Life," like its predecessor "Planet Earth," is the reason flat screens, Blu-ray and high-definition TV were invented. No doubt the 11-part series, with its astonishingly
Thursday, March 18 2010
REASON TO WATCH: The BBC Natural History Unit strikes again! Oprah Winfrey narrates. WHAT IT'S ABOUT: Four years in the making, 11 hours in the viewing,