The Virgin Suicides
//Features

Part 2: The Virgin Suicides to The Blair Witch Project (May - August 1999) | 23 Mar 2009 // 4:00 PM

In Part Two of our look at the most memorable films of 1999, we experience music, foul-mouthed mayhem, and a late, great auteur's final cinematic statement.

//Columns

The Lisbon Bunch | 13 Jun 2007 // 5:00 PM

Purposefully ending one's life is often seen as a last act of personal desperation. But in Jefferey Eugenides' poignant, bewitching novel, it may actually be a form of salvation.

//Reviews

The Virgin Suicides (1999) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

It's hardly a new idea, to read into adolescent girls' suicide something poetic, passionate, and deeply meaningful. Neither is it a secret that countless girls have admired Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton, Joni Mitchell and Tracy Chapman, seeing in their wounded and inviolate art reflections of themselves, their own pain and enchantment.

The Virgin Suicides (1999) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

And yet, for its many pleasures, I find myself conflicted in thinking about The Virgin Suicides.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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