modernity / Pop Culture

Cowboys and Aliens Might Surprise You

Of course, Jon Favreau’s gritty new flick Cowboys and Aliens probably won’t be winning Best Picture. But it also won’t be disappointing. The movie opens with a series of brutal shots, violent and sharp, almost jarring. Sparks fly between characters sketched within the outlines of the Wild-West characters we’ve known since the pop-culture of our childhood–especially … Continue reading