The most surprising thing about "The Martian" is how relaxed and funny it is.
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A report on “Hasse Ekman: The Other Swede in the Room” at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC.
An obituary for Wes Craven.
An appreciation of Ingrid Bergman on her centenary, with interviews with Pia Lindstrom, Ingrid Rossellini and Isabella Rossellini.
Further evidence that Max von Sydow starred in more than just "Game of Thrones" and "Star Wars, Episode VII: The Force Awakens."
A guide to the work of the legendary Max von Sydow, star of more than "Star Wars, Episode VII: The Force Awakens."
A piece on two Westerns released on Blu-ray this week by Kino Lorber: "Duel at Diablo" and "Monte Walsh."
Rare interview and review excerpts with Roger Ebert are brought to animated life by Blank on Blank and others.
A review of Paolo Sorrentino's latest from Cannes.
Diving into the wild sensory experience that is Goodbye to Language, which opened Ebertfest last night.
A piece on the latest and greatest Netflix, On Demand, and Blu-ray releases including "The Immigrant", "Interstellar", "A Most Violent Year", and more!
An examination of the influence of Antonioni's "L'avventura" on "Clouds of Sils Maria" and "About Elly", both opening this week.
"Dear White People" director Justin Simien, editor Phillip J. Bartell, composer Kathryn Bostic and cinematographer Topher Osborn at the Film Independent Directors Close-Up series.
Roger Ebert's essay on film in the 1978 edition of the Britannica publication, "The Great Ideas Today."
Donald Liebenson chats with actor/comedian/writer Patton Oswalt about his new book "Silver Screen Fiend: Learning About Life From an Addiction to Film."
Bill Cosby: fame, narcissism and sexual violence; Chris Kyle's unverifiable legacy; Godard's rarest film; The last true hermit; Why "Unbroken" tells the wrong tale of triumph.
An interview with Jessica Chastain, star of "Miss Julie," opening tonight at the Chicago International Film Festival.
An interview with the legendary Liv Ullmann, at this year's TIFF with "Miss Julie."
The legacy of "Empire Records"; BuzzFeed's secret weapon; A thousand years of the Persian book; Female characters in film; The Persona of 3 Women on Mulholland Dr.
An appreciation of the life and work of the legendary producer Menahem Golan.
An interview with Woody Allen about his new film, "Magic in the Moonlight."
News on a major sale on Roger Ebert's memoir, "Life Itself," along with an excerpt from the book.
The opening pages of "Life Itself" by Roger Ebert.
The Turkish director, a longtime Cannes favorite, won the festival's top prize.
An interview with Wes Anderson; Wesley Morris on the state of gay culture; True Detective and women; Gawker founder Nick Denton tells all; Film preservation 2.0.