World War Z

The PopMatters Summer Movie Preview June 2013 | 4 Jun 2013 // 6:16 PM

A classic comic book champion challenges three different takes on the End of the World, while some oddball independents struggle for recognition in this second serving of Summer season spectacle.


Want to Live? Better Keep Moving: 'World War Z' | 21 Jun 2013 // 2:30 AM

Gerry is an implausible figure, low-key and soulful, vulnerable and repeatedly penetrable, but also unkillable. He sees what others don't, he acts when he must, and he knows what the plot needs him to know.


'World War' Wrong | 24 Jun 2013 // 1:00 AM

By getting rid of what author Max Brooks begat, 'World War Z' -- the movie -- made a major mistake. It literally removed the zombie threat from a film about zombies.

'World War Z' Forgets the Most Important Horror Element... Zombies! | 21 Jun 2013 // 12:00 AM

This was supposed to be the zombie movie to end all zombie movies. Foster and company only got the last half of that sentence right.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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