The film breathes exhilarating life into its tired premise, thanks to some dazzling action choreography, stylish visuals and–most importantly–a vintage anti-hero performance from Keanu Reeves.
Chaz Ebert shares some of her favorite moments from the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
All of our video segments from Cannes 2014.
On her way home, Chaz Ebert takes time to recap the winners of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
A video report on RogerEbert.com's favorite films of Cannes 2014, including new works by Mike Leigh and the Dardennes brothers.
The latest Cannes 2014 video covers the biggest awards, interviews several of this year's attendees, and highlights the Dardennes' "Two Days, One Night" and Ryan Gosling's "Lost River."
Chaz Ebert's latest video reports on the Cannes premieres of "Foxcatcher," "The Homesman," "Mr. Turner," and "The Wonders," while offering an extended report on the emotional screening of "Life Itself."
Our first video segment from the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
Life Itself, an interview with Steve James & Chaz Ebert, and "The Roger Ebert Critics Panel" all take place this week in France.
A list of all of our 2014 coverage of the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival.
A video preview of Cannes 2014.