A Gallery of Good Works: The Best Films of 2007 | 10 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM

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.

The PopMatters 'Short Ends & Leader' Spring Film Preview | 1 Mar 2007 // 3:00 PM

In order to separate the worthy from the worthless, PopMatters' "Short Ends & Leader" editor is highlighting 10 new films he's looking forward to this spring.


Sunshine (2007) | 19 Jul 2007 // 9:57 PM

The notion of loss pervades Sunshine, even as calculations of self are increasingly complex.

Sunshine (1999) | 31 Dec 1994 // 7:03 PM


British director gets around to making his own sci-fi adventure | 29 Jul 2007 // 7:05 PM

Soon after having made his second film, the exuberant drug-addiction drama "Trainspotting," Danny Boyle got a lucrative offer from 20th Century Fox to direct the

'Sunshine' star Michelle Yeoh hits the heights | 25 Jul 2007 // 11:47 PM

The world's most famous female action heroine is deathly afraid of heights. Yet there was Michelle Yeoh, lashed into a nose-diving stunt plane to simulate

//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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