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Tuesday, September 4 2012

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 2: October

We get closer to the true cream of the cinematic crop, with some mandated seasonal horror thrown in for 31st consideration. Highlights include the Wachowskis/Tykwer epic Cloud Atlas and Ben Affleck's Argo.


Reviews

Tuesday, January 22 2013

'Taken 2' Dutifully Follows the Most Standard of Sequel Formulas

At no point does Taken 2 work any harder or get any smarter than it needs to be.


Friday, October 5 2012

The Ideal War on Terror Dad: 'Taken 2'

The desire for revenge is at once a cursory plot point and a cursory theme, as Murad and Bryan have occasion to discuss the reasons for and likely outcomes of such desire.


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