Office Christmas Party
Another reminder that allowing your cast to madly improvise instead of actually providing a coherent script with a scintilla of inherent logic often leads to…
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Jessica Ritchey on the personal power of Guillermo del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth."
A review of Criterion's new box set of Guillermo del Toro films.
An extensive preview of 50 films coming out within the next four months, from "Sully" to "Toni Erdmann."
A report from the LACMA exhibit "Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters."
A great collection of new Blu-ray releases, including "Green Room," "Night and Fog," "Everybody Wants Some!!" and "OJ: Made in America."
A preview of the 20th Annual Fantasia Fest in Montreal, Canada.
The latest on Blu-ray, including collector's editions of masterpieces from Robert Altman and Michael Mann.
A preview of the 2016 version of the Chicago film lovers' event, including more than two dozen Chicago premieres.
A report on day two of Ebertfest with recaps and videos of Q&As after "Grandma," "Northfork" and "The Third Man."
An interview with Guillermo del Toro during his Ebertfest appearance to present "Crimson Peak."
A summary of the first day of Ebertfest, featuring "Crimson Peak" and Guillermo del Toro.
Sheila writes: The lineup for Ebertfest 2016 (April 13-17 in Champaign, Illinois) 2016 is a stunner, starting from its opening film, Guillermo del Toro's gorgeous "Crimson Peak." (Del Toro will be a guest at Ebertfest as well.) The list of films and guests have been (mostly) finalized. There will be some fascinating panel discussions, as well as QAs with directors and actors following the screenings. You can check out the full Ebertfest schedule here.
A preview of Ebertfest 2016 and the first Ebert Humanitarian Award
Several great movies have been released on Blu-ray and DVD lately, including "99 Homes," "Black Mass," "Crimson Peak" and a Criterion version of Charlie Chaplin's "The Kid."
Four films from the Midnight program of this year's Sundance Film Festival are reviewed.
Jessica Ritchey's poetic remembrance of the final months of her father's life, through the movies she saw.
Sheila writes: Many of you have probably already heard the exciting news that Guillermo Del Toro's stunning "Crimson Peak" has been chosen as the opening film of this year's Ebertfest (from April 13th, through Sunday, April 17th), with Del Toro attending as the honorary guest. Seeing "Crimson Peak", in all its visual splendor, on the gigantic screen at the Virginia Theater in Champaign, Illinois, will be thrilling. You can read more information here (with links to purchase Ebertfest passes). The other films that will play at Ebertfest have not been announced yet, but stay tuned!
A report on the opening night selection of Ebertfest 2016.
A review of the Criterion release of Joel & Ethan Coen's "Inside Llewyn Davis."
Members of the RogerEbert.com film community remember the late Haskell Wexler.
The writers of RogerEbert.com on some of our favorite performances of 2015.
Contributors to RogerEbert.com each list their favorite films of 2015.
The latest Unloved looks at Mexican cinema, particularly The Mansion of Madness by Juan Lopez Moctezuma.
A CIFF report on "A Perfect Day," "Cuckold" and "Spotlight."
Guillermo del Toro's key theme; Silent frame rates and DCP; Exciting news from Sheila O'Malley; New "Star Wars" music; Unsinkable Effie Brown.