Ouija: Origin of Evil
By the time it gets to the Polish-speaking ghosts and the ghoulish Nazi doctor, you’re so invested in the characters that you’re willing to buy…
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Still grimly funny and bracingly nasty after nearly fifty years, this is a world-weary anti-authority comedy fronted by Lee Marvin's knife-blade face.
A celebration of the cult classic "The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension," in light of the film's release on Shout! Factory Blu-ray.
The latest on Blu-ray, including collector's editions of masterpieces from Robert Altman and Michael Mann.
FFC Seongyong Cho on Paul Weitz's "Grandma."
Alissa Wilkinson picks one of her favorite reviews by Roger Ebert.
Albert Brooks on "Defending Your Life"; Profile of Frank Sinatra Jr.; Comic Con on the couch; Sean J.S. Jourdan on "Teddy Boy"; Sterling Hayden's towering screen presence.
A PA recalls working with PTA on "There Will Be Blood"; Sarasota Film Festival unveils line-up; Paul Reubens on Phil Hartman; The devil down south; Academy apologizes for Asian jokes.
A report on three highlights from the 2016 New Directors/New Films festival.
An interview with film critic Owen Gleiberman about his new book Movie Freak: My Life Watching Movies.
A report on the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards.
An op-ed on how the decision to move the Lifetime Achievement Oscar off the telecast hurts us all.
A piece on Wim Wenders' "The American Friend," released on Blu-ray by Criterion tomorrow.
An interview with an early collaborator of the late cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond.
An obituary for the late Oscar-winning cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond.
The writers of RogerEbert.com on some of our favorite performances of 2015.
An interview with "James White" director Josh Mond and star Christopher Abbott.
Moira Walley-Beckett’s dreary STARZ series borrows many of its melodramatic clichés from Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan.”
A CIFF dispatch on two films starring Tim Roth.
A piece on two Westerns released on Blu-ray this week by Kino Lorber: "Duel at Diablo" and "Monte Walsh."
An ode to the dying art form of the drive-in movie theater.
A reposting of Greg Carpenter's article at Sequart.org.
25 indie directors to know; RIP Kirk Kerkorian; Designs of "Dick Tracy"; Tim Burton pays tribute to Christopher Lee; Preview of BAMcinemaFest.
An interview with Wallace Shawn and André Gregory.
Roger Ebert's 2003 book, "The Great Movies," is on sale as an e-book for $1.99 through May 24th.
"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.