Tags
Reviews

A Proud Manboy Faces 'The World's End'

Refusing to grow up, Gary hangs on to the belief that his last great night as a hard-drinking lad remains unfinished.

Recent
Reviews

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum is one of the most enjoyable documents of cultural paranoia and political alienation you’ll see this year.

Boyd Williamson
Reviews

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum lives and dies by its car chases and fisticuffs, and it has to be said that some of the best examples in the genre exist in this electrifying film.

Bill Gibron
Film

The Bourne Ultimatum

Bourne is the logical product of the secret CIA program that made him, the dark routes by which a desire for surveillance and security gives way to brutal dominion and extreme measures.

Film

Monkey Business (Part 4: August)

In past years, Hollywood purposely counter programmed these renowned Cineplex dog days, trying to offset the perception that cinematic scraps were all the studios had to offer. From the look of this lame list, it's apparently back to the filmic fridge for some patently warmed over offerings.

Reviews

Hot Fuzz (2007)

Hot Fuzz is all about the guys. And who needs girls when you have guns?

Daynah Burnett
Film

The PopMatters 'Short Ends & Leader' Spring Film Preview

In order to separate the worthy from the worthless, PopMatters' "Short Ends & Leader" editor is highlighting 10 new films he's looking forward to this spring.

Bill Gibron
Film

Stoned (2005)

Brian Jones appears to be diligently practicing infidelity and abusing alcohol throughout.

Dan MacIntosh
Film

My Summer of Love (2004)

Their romance seems alternately fluid and jaunty, as they explore one another and their own feelings.

Cynthia Fuchs
Reviews

Cinderella Man

Whether sad, frustrated, or even thinking about losing his temper, Jim is never less than stalwart.

Cynthia Fuchs
Reviews

In America (2003)

The semi-autobiographical tale of director Jim Sheridan considers the many complicated ways that 'America' works as idea and experience, the ways it engulfs, consumes, and produces its subjects.

Cynthia Fuchs
Film

In America (2003)

Everything in In America turns magical once Mateo appears.

Cynthia Fuchs
Film

24 Hour Party People (2001)

Tony Wilson lived for the explosive moment.

Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece
Reviews
Collapse Expand Reviews

Features
Collapse Expand Features
PM Picks
Collapse Expand Pm Picks

© 1999-2020 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters is wholly independent, women-owned and operated.