The Best Independent / International Films of 2010 | 2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.
2010 Summer Movie Preview - May | 2 May 2010 // 5:00 PM
May blasts the summer season off with two mega-movies, Iron Man 2 and Robin Hood, while offering up yet more Shrek and Sex and the City.
'Micmacs' Could Make Harold Lloyd and Buster Keaton Squirm with Jealousy | 8 Feb 2011 // 4:00 PM
In the highly stylized and inimitably executed scenes that owe as much to the Three Stooges and Rube Goldberg as to comedic luminaries like Keaton and Chaplin, Micmacs resembles nothing so much as watching a sporting event of the highest caliber, a quarterback on the hottest of streaks, hitting every pass, every note, and making it all look way too easy.
Micmacs: More Great Visuals From Jean-Pierre Jeunet (trailer) | 22 Apr 2010 // 6:30 AM
The latest film from the Amélie director shows a good deal of promise with his signature visuals and a plot to destroy weapons manufacturers.