X-Men: Apocalypse is a confused, bloated, mess of a film.
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An appreciation of the late novelist and filmmaker Nora Ephron.
Art is not an endurance test.
A conversation between the writers at RogerEbert.com about monkeys in cinema.
A tribute to Alan Rickman on his passing.
An interview with Patricia Clarkson, star of Learning to Drive.
A report on the Mickey Mouse Club reunion at D23.
An excerpt from the August issue of Bright Wall/Dark Room on "Charade."
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Sheila O'Malley.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Godfrey Cheshire.
A critic looks back on the films that formed the way she reads cinema and life.
An interview with Morgan Neville and Robert Gordon, who directed "Best of Enemies," the opening night film at AFI Docs 2015.
Sam Elliott on typecasting; Why Paul Dano almost quit acting; R.I.P. Gill Dennis; Writing crime fiction changes your POV forever; Why people in old movies talk funny.
A reposting of Godfrey Cheshire's landmark essay in anticipation of the Critic's Forum at Ebertfest.
My mom and I both loved the Master of Suspense—in ways that seem different but were, ultimately, not unrelated in the least.
An interview with film critic Matt Fagerholm.
New era of multicultural television; Birdmen of Tinseltown; Ten required movies for 'Mad Men' cast and crew; Nimoy's photos changed my life; Nick Kroll is leaving because he can.
Roger Ebert's essay on film in the 1978 edition of the Britannica publication, "The Great Ideas Today."
A piece on the 1000-week run of "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge."
Sheila writes: Awards season heats up! "Life Itself," Steve James' documentary about Roger Ebert, which premiered at Sundance last January, has been winning awards, appearing on a lot of End-of-the-Year lists, as well as being placed on the shortlist for an Academy Award. You can read more information about all of it on Rogerebert.com. Very exciting!
A discussion with the RogerEbert.com writers on the legacy of Sophia Loren.
Jana Monji reports on iconic actress Sophia Loren being honored at the 2014 AFI Fest.
Catching up with Treat Williams and William Forsythe on the NYFF screening of and Blu-ray release of "Once Upon a Time in America."
Sheila writes: Some long takes in cinema are gratuitous and flashy, some connect themselves to the theme of the movie, but all of them are fun to pick apart and deconstruct. The technological challenges are daunting and it's fun to see film-makers rise to those challenges. I came across a video analyzing 12 long takes in cinema, and it should be a fun jumping-off point for discussion. What are your favorite long takes?
RogerEbert.com contributor Godfrey Cheshire's landmark two-part series "Death of Film/Decay of Cinema" anticipated many of the changes that would later shake the medium to its core.