Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

 
Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Sunday, Aug 9, 2009
by PopMatters Staff
by Sean O'Hagan
The Observer (9 August 2009)

“He made his name in the 90s with the breathtaking Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction. But as Quentin Tarantino’s chaotic Second World War epic opens, Sean O’Hagan finds the director’s genius in danger of going Awol.”


On PopMatters

Latest in Film

The Clerk, RIP
— Scott Timberg (Salon, 18 December 2011)
Frank Miller and the Rise of Cryptofascist Hollywood
— Rick Moody (The Guardian, 24 November 2011)
The 50 Most Special Effects of All Time
— David Fear, Joshua Rothkopf and Keith Uhlich (Time Out, 29 July 2011)
Before Walt Disney: 5 Pioneers of Early Animation
— Maria Popova (The Atlantic, 5 July 2011)
Can Watching ‘Jackass’ Turn You Into One?
— Tom Jacobs (Miller-McCune, 7 June 2011)
Slate's Hollywood Career-O-Matic
— Christopher Beam and Jeremy Singer-Vine (Slate, 6 June 2011)
Filmmaker J. J. Abrams Is a Crowd Teaser
— Frank Bruni (The New York Times Magazine, 26 May 2011)
30 Books That Could Be The Next Harry Potter
— George Wales (Total Film, 25 May 2011)
Related Articles
2 Apr 2015
As Furious 7 rapidly approaches, it's time to look back on the 10 films that created our concept of the car chase and its place in the modern action effort.
20 Jan 2015
Over the next 12 months, we will be bombarded with all manner of proposed cinematic spectacle. Here are the 20 films we are most looking forward to.
11 Feb 2014
12 Years a Slave is every bit as intense as one might imagine, though not completely depressing, whereas Django Unchained aestheticizes its extreme violence.
28 Jan 2014
The situation with Quentin Tarantino and the script for his unproduced project The Hateful Eight shows just how precarious playing Messageboard Nation can be.
Comments
Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2015 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.