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Wednesday, December 18 2013

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013

As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.

Sunday, January 6 2013

The Best Female Film Performances of 2012

From a precocious young girl bravely battling the elements to much older women waging war with their own demons, 2012 was a standout year for actresses, with these being some of the very, very best.

Monday, September 10 2012

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 4: December

The final players in the possible Awards Season set-up come to play, and there's plenty to look forward to, including the latest from Quentin Tarantino.


Thursday, April 11 2013

Highly Political, Highly Personal: 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Director Kathryn Bigelow asked questions to which she didn't have the answers, reminding us about the way in which arts and politics are deeply interconnected.

Wednesday, December 19 2012

Hunting Osama bin Laden in Kathryn Bigelow's 'Zero Dark Thirty'

If Maya impresses her colleagues with her skillful readings, her imperfect ability to interpret "what we don't know," she also incarnates the various traumas of such enterprise.


Wednesday, January 16 2013

'Zero Dark Thirty' and Morally Engaged Players

Jeff Reichert’s most relevant question for the games industry is one concerning consumers: “Why is it so hard to engage the reader to a more credulous relationship with the moving image?”

Wednesday, January 16 2013

Award Season Rewind: 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Between now and the Oscars, we will be revisiting the films that make the 2012 Awards Season sizzle. This time out, we look at Kathryn Bigelow's amazing follow-up to her previous Best Picture Winner, The Hurt Locker

Wednesday, January 9 2013

Austin Dale's Film Honors for 2012

Austin Dale shares his ballot and most memorable film moments from 2012.

Wednesday, December 19 2012

War in a Woman's World: 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Few portraits of masculinity have been as searing and incisive as The Hurt Locker and few movies will detail the complex nature of female obsession as Zero Dark Thirty.


Wednesday, February 20 2013

‘Zero Dark’s’ Oscar Hopes Take Sharp Turn

LOS ANGELES — After a screening of “Zero Dark Thirty” for Sony Pictures executives in September, studio co-chair Amy Pascal gathered the filmmakers in her office

Thursday, May 24 2012

Documents show Pentagon gave Hollywood special access for bin Laden movie

WASHINGTON — In the months after the successful U.S. military mission that killed Osama bin Laden, Pentagon officials met with Hollywood filmmakers and gave them

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