The Paperboy

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 2: October | 4 Sep 2012 // 5:12 PM

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.


'The Paperboy' Is Titillating and Tedious | 5 Oct 2012 // 12:05 AM

The many displays of debauchery have to do with low class, in several senses.

Cannes 2012: 'The Paperboy' + 'Like Someone in Love' | 30 May 2012 // 11:45 PM

The Paperboy and Like Someone in Love complicate viewers' experiences, detailing the lives of characters who look at first like they're only clichés.


Another One Bites the Dust: Nicole Kidman Snubbed Again | 9 Jan 2013 // 10:15 PM

Can you believe how many times Nicole Kidman has been snubbed by Oscar? Neither can we!

Nicole Kidman Storms the Best Supporting Actress Race | 6 Jan 2013 // 11:00 PM

Austin Dale comes to terms with the brilliance of the Oscar-winner's buzzed-about turn in Lee Daniels' The Paperboy as Kidman looks more and more likely to score an Oscar nod this week for Supporting Actress...

//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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