A soggy, slushy mess.
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)
An analysis of the films of Monica Vitti and why they still move us today.
Three critics reflect on their love for "Ice Castles."
A piece on the prescience and impact of George Orwell's "1984" and the film version, which returns to theaters next week.
An interview with critic Ann Hornaday about her book, "Talking Pictures."
Jessica Ritchey answers the Movie Love Questionnaire.
This week is about lifting up those voices that seek to nurture and educate and unite us.
An interview with Adam Nayman about his new book on director Ben Wheatley
An article about my recent trip to Cuba and a reprint of Monica Castillo's article about returning to Cuba.
An article about two upcoming tv shows that screened at the Chicago International Television Festival.
A classic thriller that moves with a sense of purpose.