Like Ficarra and Requa’s 2011 comedy Crazy Stupid Love, Focus begins promisingly and bops along enjoyably for a while, only to run out of steam…
Chi-chi Nwanoku will attend a screening of Barrie Gavin's documentary, "Chi-chi: Tales from the Bass Line," in Chicago in February 9th.
A look at the character-defining aspect of the chase in Michael Mann's "Heat," "Manhunter," and "Public Enemies," on the eve of the release of "Blackhat."
The January 2015 excerpt from Bright Wall/Dark Room on Mike Nichols' "Wit".
A tribute to Jean-Luc Godard in light of the retrospective "Godard: The First Wave," playing at the Siskel Film Center in Chicago.
Our monthly short film series continues with Penny Lane's "The Voyagers."
The talent of Edward Herrman, appreciate by studying one moment from his small role in "Reds."
An obituary for Luise Rainer.
A look at female-directed horror films of 2014, including "The Babadook," "The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears" and "Sleepwalker."