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Sunday, November 22 2009

Hitting 'The Road' with Director John Hillcoat

Director John Hillcoat talks to PopMatters about the hazards of being intimidated by legends, the funny side of cannibalism and Viggo Mortensen's sweet tooth as his adaptation of the seminal apocalyptic novel The Road hits theaters.


Tuesday, September 8 2009

Part Two: October 2009

The banquet continues to get bigger during this equally elephantine cinematic salad course. Everything, from another unnecessary helping of serial killer Jigsaw to a pair of takes on two famous literary classics turn up this month. So do the standard spook shows, Romcoms, stunt spectaculars, and other familiar (if often tasty) samples of celluloid cuisine.


Wednesday, September 10 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: November 2008

Like the sainted sigh of relief that comes after another shriek-filled All Hallow's Eve, November usually means the start of the 'nominate me' process for the proposed prestige pictures of 2008.


Reviews

Tuesday, November 24 2009

The Road

As father and son make their way across what's left of the land, they embody myth and the harshest of realities at once, the apparent end of possibility, hope, and imagination.


Blogs

Tuesday, November 24 2009

Travel this 'Road' at Your Own Risk

So this is how the world ends…not with a whimper (though there is some of that)…not with a bang (though a rather monstrous


Monday, November 23 2009

All Pain, No Gain: 'Precious' vs. 'The Road'

Warning: Massive Spoilers Ahead


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