The plot opts for cop-out sentimentality and begins to melt into goo.
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The latest on Netflix and Blu-ray, including three fantastic Criterion releases.
John Carpenter's 80s SF film may have outdated technology and outdated hair, but it hasn't aged a day.
A review of the Hulu eight-part event series adaptation of Stephen King's bestselling book.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Peter Sobczynski.
An interview with the creator of NBC's "Hannibal" and "Pushing Daisies".
A personal reconsideration of Clive Barker's "Nightbreed" in light of its Blu-ray Director's Cut.
A gallery of photos, videos and links illustrating Chaz's journey relating to Roger's legacy in the two years since his death.
A review of Terrence Malick's "Knight of Cups" from the Berlin Film Festival.
A recap of the new releases on Netflix, On Demand, and Blu-ray/DVD, including "Snowpiercer," "Maleficent," "Nightbreed," "F For Fake" and "La Dolce Vita."
A photo gallery offering snapshots from The Ebert Dinner at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
A piece on the best releases new to streaming services and Blu-ray in the last two weeks, including "Noah," "Scanners," and "Life After Beth."
A report on the weekend presentation of "White House Butler Down," J. Hoberman's simultaneous screening of "The Butler" and "White House Down."
All of our video segments from Cannes 2014.
A counterpoint opinion on David Cronenberg's "Map to the Stars."
Barbara Scharres Reports on the World Premiere of David Cronenberg's Map to the Stars.
A Steak 'n Shake opens 50 paces from the hotel where Roger Ebert used to stay during the film festival.
A tribute to Swiss surrealist H.R. Giger, designer of the titular creature of the "Alien" series.
A video preview of Cannes 2014.
Barbara Scharres previews the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
Cannes releases their lineup; Fargo, the TV show; Landmark anime; Under the Skin and Only Lovers Left Alive; Documentary subjects who don't want to be documentary subjects.
Denis Villeneuve, the director of "Enemy", "Prisoners", and "Incendies", speaks about the influences on his new film, from "2001: A Space Odyssey" to "The Planet of the Apes".
A video from Nelson Carvajal muses on film's depiction of television as the nightmare medium.
Writer Peter Sobczynski responds to our Movie Love Questionnaire.
Movie blogger calls 911 over cell phone use at Toronto Film Festival; what Harun Farocki taught; why TV is, if not wholly better than movies these days, then at least more compelling; stop it with the Oscar predictions, already, it's only September; no more open letters to Miley Cyrus, please, ladies; Batman rescues kitten from burning building; video for MGMT's third album.
"Dawn of the Dead", Japanese-style; the effects of the depression in Greece; what happens when blogs go silent; revisiting Cronenberg's "The Dead Zone"; Fassbinder/Foley.