The Pay Off: The Best Film of 2006 | 10 Jan 2007 // 2:00 PM
For many of the movies on PopMatters' 2006 list of the year's best films, it is clear that a heavy personal and professional stake was riding on the final product.
The Prestige (2006) | 15 Mar 2007 // 3:58 PM
Fans of this wonderful film are left to puzzle not just over its thematic and narrative layers, but its respectable but perfunctory treatment here.
The Prestige (2006) | 19 Oct 2006 // 9:54 PM
This trick -- The Transported Man -- is at the center of the film's thematic concerns with replication, movement, and deception.