The LEGO Movie
//Reviews

In 'The Lego Movie' We All Happily Exceed the Recommended Age Limit | 18 Jun 2014 // 1:00 AM

There’s a dualist philosophy here between following instructions and letting creativity reign.

'The Lego Movie': Playtime is Awesome | 10 Feb 2014 // 2:00 AM

The subtext of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s cheeky, retro-subversive The Lego Movie isn’t buried too far beneath its plastic brick surface.

//Blogs

PopTalk: The 2015 Academy Award Nominations | 20 Feb 2015 // 9:00 AM

PopTalk is a new podcast on PopMatters that casts its gaze on exciting developments in culture and the arts. In this first installment, we examine the 2015 Oscar nominees, and the broken rules of the institution that is the Academy.

The 2015 SEALS - Short Ends and Leader's Annual Film Awards | 18 Feb 2015 // 3:54 AM

As the awards season prepares to wind down, Short Ends and Leader sizes up those not in Academy competition with our annual preferential picks.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Romantic Nightmare in Alfred Döblin's 'Bright Magic'

// Re:Print

"The stories in this collection are circular, puzzling; they often end as cruelly as they do quietly, the characters and their journeys extinguished with poisonous calm.

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