Little Miss Sunshine

The Pay Off: The Best Film of 2006 | 10 Jan 2007 // 3:00 PM

For many of the movies on PopMatters' 2006 list of the year's best films, it is clear that a heavy personal and professional stake was riding on the final product.


Little Miss Sunshine (2006) | 7 Jan 2007 // 3:00 PM

Little Miss Sunshine is that rare comedic film that earns its laughs through textured characterizations and authentic, humanizing contradictions.

Little Miss Sunshine (2006) | 25 Jul 2006 // 7:00 PM

Even as Sheryl and Grandpa try to soothe little Olive, her father's "refuse to lose" credo creates a mountain of expectation.


‘Little Miss Sunshine’ duo give off ‘Sparks’ | 6 Aug 2012 // 5:35 AM

MINNEAPOLIS — You’ve seen the story a thousand times. Glum guy meets kooky, free-spirited gal and she brings all the color and joy his life

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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