The Girl Next Door
//Columns

Tainted Pasts: Pornography in 'Meet Monica Velour' and 'The Girl Next Door' | 13 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM

Meet Monica Velour and The Girl Next Door demonstrate that mainstream representations of pornography, even in a society in which sex proliferates, are still surprisingly one-sided and inconsistent with counter-narratives offered by industry insiders themselves.

//Reviews

The Girl Next Door: Unrated Version (2004) | 29 Aug 2004 // 7:00 PM

The film begins by introducing just how hard it is to be in high school -- a good and difficult thing for adults to remember.

The Girl Next Door (2004) | 7 Apr 2004 // 7:00 PM

For all its raunchy allusions and language (and porn stars), the film is essentially conservative, as Matt succeeds in romance and business.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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