A consistently intelligent (or at least bright), coherently constructed comedy that is on occasion a rather pointed critique of the American education system in the…
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An extensive preview of 50 films coming out within the next four months, from "Sully" to "Toni Erdmann."
A packed version of our Blu-ray guide with thoughts on "Knight of Cups," "Midnight Special," "10 Cloverfield Lane," "45 Years" and many more!
Part two of Jana Monji's essay about the portrayal of Asian characters in cinema.
A report from a panel at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival about diversity in the light of the 2015 Oscar ceremony.
A celebration of the Alliance of Women Film Journalists on their tenth anniversary.
A preview of Ebertfest 2016 and the first Ebert Humanitarian Award
A piece on extending the conversation about diversity at the Oscars to include all minorities.
A recap of the 88th Annual Academy Awards.
Reactions to to some of the 2016 Academy Award nominees.
A list of the 2016 Academy Award nominees.
"A Very Murray Christmas" is kind of wonderful.
An interview with legendary animator Ralph Bakshi.
A piece on the response to the sexism in "Straight Outta Compton."
An interview with Paul Weitz, writer/director of Grandma.
A look at recent releases on Netflix and Blu-ray, including "Life Itself," "Annie," "Into the Woods," "The Lady From Shanghai," and more.
A review of "The N Word" from a Columbia Links student.
A review of "The N Word" from a Chicago Links student.
A letter to Angelina Jolie about the casting of her upcoming take on "Cleopatra."
A piece on cinema of 2014 that addressed racial issues in the year after such progress with films like "12 Years a Slave."
Lists from our critics and contributors on the best of 2014.
Filmmakers behind "Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holi"; Deepwater Horizon and "The Great Invisible"; Of women and their emotions; Frances McDormand on NPR; Neil Marshall on "Alien."
Chaz Ebert reports on James Marsh's "The Theory of Everything" and Chris Rock's "Top Five."
Why isn't "Real Husbands of Hollywood" getting the media attention its ratings merit?
Rarely does a TV show arrive with lower expectations than the annual Emmy Awards telecast. It's a given that the thing will suck. Even so, this year's -- the 64th -- managed to come up short and disappoint. And it wasn't one of those "so bad it's good" campy things you can enjoy making fun of, either. It was more like one of those "so bad it's lousy" things that leave you incredulous and drained of the will to live.