The Thin Red Line

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.


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

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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