The Thin Red Line
//Features

Part 1: The Thin Red Line to Star Wars Episode I (January - May 1999) | 22 Mar 2009 // 4:00 PM

The first part of PopMatters' look back at the films of 1999 is bookended by the long awaited return of two cinematic auteurs of wildly different styles, Terrence Malick and George Lucas.

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Pacific Hell Amid Days of Heaven: Terrence Malick's 'The Thin Red Line' | 1 Oct 2010 // 2:30 AM

PopMatters' Paul Maher speaks with cast and crew about what went into Terrence Malick's million-and-a-half feet of film (250 hours) that would become The Thin Red Line (re-released on DVD by Criterion, 28 September).

//Mixed media
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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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