Southland Tales

Accepting the Blame: The Top Guilty Pleasures of 2007 | 16 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters proffers its collection of 2007's most notable defective faves. And it's okay to laugh. After all, we'd probably do the same to you and your uncomfortable fixations as well.


Southland Tales | 13 Nov 2007 // 3:00 PM

The very incoherence of Southland Tales is something like an argument, its many pieces and pronouncements a deconstructive challenge to world order.


PopTalk: What Makes Something "So Bad It's Good?" | 18 May 2015 // 4:00 AM

From The Room to Southland Tales, "so-bad-it's-good" cinema has become a cult industry. Why do people waste time on ostensibly "bad" films?

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's 10 Best Film Roles | 8 Apr 2015 // 4:00 AM

He may seem like nothing more than muscles and machismo, but this former WWE superstar is on path to be an equally popular player in feature films.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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