Metropolis
//Features

The Best DVDs of 2010 | 5 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

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.

//Reviews

If There Was Ever a Movie That Deserved This Degree of Re-examination, It's Metropolis | 1 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

The story of Metropolis' 2010 restoration is as complicated -- full of mistaken identities and made harder by bureaucratic machinery -- as the film itself. In its Blu-Ray release, Bruce Bennett sheds light on how the newest restoration came to be.

Metropolis (2001) - PopMatters Film Review ) | 24 Jan 2002 // 9:00 AM

It's not so often that you see an anime as deliberately unsexy as Rintaro's 'Metropolis'.

//Blogs

'Gold' Shivers Rather Than Glitters | 14 Jun 2016 // 9:45 PM

'Gold' sees Hitler's Germany working out the psychology of power within a bland sci-fi narrative weighed down by leaden acting -- and an excess of feathers.

Double Take: Metropolis (1927) | 20 Apr 2015 // 7:18 AM

Double Take looks at the men, the machine, the Moloch, the maiden, the master, and Metropolis as we attempt to find the intermediary heart between the Expressionism and politics.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

// Announcements

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

READ the article