Trashy, goofy, and surprisingly sincere, this superhero fantasy is better than you expect but not as good as it should be.
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A guide to the latest on Blu-ray, including "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2" and "Only Angels Have Wings" (the first time those two movies have ever been in a sentence together).
Roger's Favorites: directors Guillermo del Toro, Alfonso Cuarón and Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Crossword plagiarism scandal; Marcia Clark on FX's O.J. series; Licensing ambient stadium music; Jenny Beaven on her Oscar outfit; Hollywood's enduring whitewashing.
A piece on extending the conversation about diversity at the Oscars to include all minorities.
The greatest Man Cave movie of the last 10 years, made to be viewed from a black leather sofa.
A video interview with Oscar nominees Leonardo DiCaprio and Alejandro González Iñárritu.
A list of the 2016 Academy Award nominees.
Undocumented dreamers; Karl Glusman on "Love"; John Sayles on "Eight Men Out"; Massive hacking of prisoner phone calls; The horror of "Room."
A column on the state of the Oscar race after Venice, Telluride and Toronto, with an emphasis on the abundance of actors and actresses playing real people.
A preview of Ebertfest 2015.
Predictions for the eight major categories in the 87th Annual Academy Awards.
Jana Monji reports live from the Golden Globes.