Same Kind of Different as Me
It can be hard to disagree with the heart and events of this true tale, except for when the movie reveals itself to be mighty…
Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the Directors' Guild of America. He won the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Screenwriters' Guild, and honorary degrees from the American Film Institute and the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Chaz is the Publisher of RogerEbert.com and a regular contributor to the site, writing about film, festivals, politics, and life itself.
Matt Zoller Seitz is the Editor-in-Chief of RogerEbert.com, TV critic for New York Magazine, the creator of many video essays about film history and style, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in criticism, and the author of The Wes Anderson Collection. His writing on film and TV has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, New York Press, The Star-Ledger and Dallas Observer. (Banner illustration by Max Dalton)
A profile on RogerEbert.com writer Glenn Kenny.
A profile on RogerEbert.com writer Peter Sobczynski.
A profile on RogerEbert.com writer Simon Abrams.
A profile on RogerEbert.com writer Odie Henderson.
A profile on RogerEbert.com writer Sheila O'Malley.
A profile of RogerEbert.com writer and video essayist Scout Tafoya.
A video chronicling the Ebert Fellows' visit to the Chicago International Film Festival.
An article about Hillary Clinton's historic nomination as the first female presidential candidate and the most qualified
A report on Robert Feder's recent article about Roger Ebert's political writing.
Using my birthday to raise money for charity (Giordano Dance Chicago) and celebrate being alive. And sharing the Roger birthday video to boot.