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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FFC Seongyong Cho on watching 2006's dystopian thriller "Children of Men" ten years later.
A review of Terrence Malick's "The New World," now on Criterion Blu-ray and DVD.
A look back at Michael Mann's "Ali."
Roger's Favorites: directors Guillermo del Toro, Alfonso Cuarón and Alejandro González Iñárritu.
The greatest Man Cave movie of the last 10 years, made to be viewed from a black leather sofa.
Stakes high in "Chi-Raq"; Problem with "Danish Girl"; K.K. Barrett teams with Kid Koala; Malick remains elusive; Emma Thompson on Alan Rickman.
A list of the 2016 Academy Award nominees.
An appreciation of the late, great cinematographer, documentarian and activist Haskell Wexler, plus a transcript of his 2013 conversation about his work on Terrence Malick's "Days of Heaven."
A news story on the 2015 CFCA nominees.
An overview of the films that will be theatrically released in the 2015 fall season.
A recap of the winners at the 87th Academy Awards ceremony.
A review of Terrence Malick's "Knight of Cups" from the Berlin Film Festival.
Interviews with the 2015 Ebert Fellows conducted by Indiewire's Sam Adams.
A personal recap of the 2015 Critics Choice Movie Awards.
The official nominees along with some fun facts about this year's crop.
"Mahogany," Diana Ross and me; Nathan Rabin on John Green; Hidden plight of child grooms; 10 tips on turning your short film into a feature; Variety critics list best festival films of 2014.
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" prominently features digital effects in a manner that blurs the line between traditional production categories and may force distinctions to be made in the near future.
A continuously updated list of the winners of the 86th Annual Academy Awards, announced on March 2, 2014.
The calculation of odds is finished. The campaigning is done. Erik Childress predicts the winners of the Oscars.
What were the surprises, snubs and twists of today's Oscar nominations?