modernity / Pop Culture

Cowboys and Aliens Might Surprise You

Of course, Jon Favreau’s gritty new flick Cowboys and Aliens┬áprobably 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