The multiple twists, double-crosses and leaps in logic are more likely to prompt giggles than gasps, despite the impressive production values and the earnest efforts…
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A tribute to the late comedy mastermind, Garry Marshall.
An excerpt from the July 2016 issue of Bright Wall/Dark Room about Steven Spielberg and "Empire of the Sun."
Matt writes: Hello, Ebert Club subscribers! I'm Matt Fagerholm, Assistant Editor at RogerEbert.com, and I'll be taking over the Ebert Club newsletter. My inimitable predecessor, Sheila O'Malley, has gotten me up to speed on what you'll be expecting from this membership, and I'm very excited to provide you with a sneak peek at some of the most enticing titles in both current and classic cinema.
A celebration of Disney's "The Rocketeer" on the occasion of its 25th anniversary.
An interview with the star and director of the new version of "The Jungle Book."
An interview with actors Tyler Hoechlin, Will Brittain and Blake Jenner, stars of "Everybody Wants Some!!"
Why "The Revenant" was hard for me; Joanna Coates and Daniel Metz on "Amorous"; Scorsese's "The Age of Innocence"; Horror films are scarier than in the past; Teaching VR filmmaking.
The mythology of "Star Wars," before and after the Force was awoken.
A review of USA's new series "Colony."
A trip to South Africa allows a critic to view the new Star Wars film from a different angle.
FFC Gerardo Valero considers the flaws within "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens."
Members of the RogerEbert.com film community remember the late Haskell Wexler.
How comedy soared in 2015; "Star Wars" among Top 10 Films of 2015; Mark Ulano on "The Hateful Eight"; Carrie Fisher remains riotously off-message; Roger Deakins on "Sicario."
A collection of Roger's reviews of the six films in the "Star Wars" franchise.
The film that Fox packaged with "Star Wars" to get theaters to play a little space opera no one had heard of was "The Other Side of Midnight." Jessica Ritchey looks back at a surefire hit that became a trivia answer.
Sheila writes: With the release of "Spectre," the latest in the James Bond franchise, it's been impossible to avoid the accompanying chatter about 007 in all of his various incarnations. Over on Vox, Phil Edwards and Estelle Caswell got creative and put together a chart of every country James Bond visits in his espionage duties: James Bond’s career, in one map. Along with the chart, there's an accompanying video. It's great, check it out!
Sheila writes: Just in time for Halloween, check out this really fun Gump Studios mashup of the films of two masters of suspense, Hitchcock/Kubrick. The mashup is described as "Jimmy Stewart was having a rather beautiful day until he bumped into Jack and things got weird." Directed by: Adrien Dezalay, Emmanuel Delabaere, Simon Philippe.
A report on Newcity's Film 50 2015 list.
A look back at the Brian De Palma film "Dressed to Kill," celebrating its 35th anniversary with a new Criterion release.
A Venice Film Festival report on new films from Drake Doremus and Alexander Sokurov.
Highlights of the live-action portion of 2015's D23, featuring "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "Captain America: Civil War," and more!
An interview with Sam Viviano, head of movie parodies at Mad Magazine.
A critic looks back on the films that formed the way she reads cinema and life.
An interview with Joe Dante, director of the new Burying the Ex.
Shoes that put women in their place; Best and worst of Cannes 2015; O Martyr My Martyr; John Williams on "Star Wars: Episode VII"; Jane Fonda on plastic surgery.