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Thursday, January 10 2008

A Gallery of Good Works: The Best Films of 2007

From Julian Schnabel's artsy The Diving Bell and the Butterfly to the legendary Coen Brothers splendid adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men, PopMatters counts down the 30 best films of 2007.


Thursday, June 28 2007

Sicko (2007)

SiCKO is sensational. It's perhaps the best movie Michael Moore has ever made.

Thursday, June 21 2007

Sicko (2007)

Michael Moore's impatience with the government's ongoing ineptitude, ignorance, and iniquity here finds a mini-perfect storm.


Wednesday, July 18 2007

'Sicko' isn't only proof that U.S. needs better health care

Michael Moore's film "Sicko" shows us that there's a better way to pay for our health care than relying on the private insurance industry. In

Saturday, June 30 2007

Failing U.S. health care system is 'Sicko'

Our elected officials should go see Michael Moore's latest film, Sicko. Moore's documentary opens with a series of compelling patient profiles. There's a middle-age couple

Thursday, June 28 2007

Michael Moore says he's a filmmaker, first and foremost

Bush basher, big mouth, filmmaker. That's the usual order of descriptives attached to Michael Moore. But even though Moore gets our attention by blasting the

Sunday, June 24 2007

Michael Moore's 'Sicko' provokes serious debate

At this point, Michael Moore is used to charges that he has misrepresented a person or situation in his documentaries. He's also used to being

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