In Memoriam 1942 – 2013 “Roger Ebert loved movies.”

RogerEbert.com

Thumb_americanfable-poster_web

American Fable

American Fable is ambitious, maybe too much so sometimes, but there's an intense pleasure in the boldness of the film's style.

Thumb_get_out

Get Out

We need more directors willing to take risks with films like Get Out.

Other Reviews
Review Archives
Thumb_xbepftvyieurxopaxyzgtgtkwgw

Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

Other Reviews
Great Movie Archives
Other Articles
Sundance Archives

Contributors

Glenn Kenny

Glenn Kenny

Glenn Kenny is the editor of A Galaxy Not So Far Away: Writers and Artists On 25 Years of ‘Star Wars’ (Holt, 2002) and the author of Robert De Niro: Anatomy of An Actor (Phaidon/Cahiers du Cinema, 2014). His writings on the arts have appeared in a wide variety of publications, which include the New York Times, the Los Angeles TimesRolling Stone, the Village VoiceEntertainment WeeklyHumanities, and others. From the mid-1990s to the magazine’s 2007 folding, he was a senior editor and the chief film critic for Premiere. There he commissioned and edited pieces by David Foster Wallace, Tony Kushner, Martin Amis, William Prochnau, and other well-regarded writers. He also wrote early features on such soon-to-be-prominent motion picture figures as Paul Thomas Anderson and Billy Bob Thornton. He currently contributes film reviews and essays to RogerEbert.com and to Vanity Fair Online, Decider, the Criterion Collection website, and other outlets. He has made numerous television and radio appearances and appears as an actor in Steven Soderbergh’s 2009 film The Girlfriend Experience, and Preston Miller’s 2010 God’s Land. He was born in Fort Lee, New Jersey and has been a resident of Brooklyn since 1990; he lives in that borough with his wife.

Recent Reviews

Primary_fist-fight-2017
Fist Fight
Primary_my-name-is-emily-2017-2
My Name Is Emily
Primary_from-nowhere-2017
From Nowhere
Primary_war-on-everyone-2017
War on Everyone

Reviews Filter Show Filters | Reset Filters

1914
2017
0
4.0
Widget_large_ohl437dz1tgqmlkfpe6rsqjgmxb
Nocturnal Animals

(2016)

Widget_life_on_the_line
Life on the Line

(2016)

Widget_uss_indianapolis_men_of_courage_ver2
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

(2016)

Widget_love_witch
The Love Witch

(2016)

Widget_peter_and_the_farm
Peter and the Farm

(2016)

Widget_gimme_danger_ver3
Gimme Danger

(2016)

Widget_itwjou8l2b3psyw1kymg7qz25mq
American Pastoral

(2016)

Widget_fireatsea
Fire at Sea

(2016)

Widget_we_are_x
We Are X

(2016)

Widget_accountant_ver2
The Accountant

(2016)

Widget_quand_on_a_17_ans
Being 17

(2016)

Widget_great_gilly_hopkins
The Great Gilly Hopkins

(2016)

Widget_london_town_ver2
London Town

(2016)

Widget_danny_says
Danny Says

(2016)

Widget_chronic
Chronic

(2016)

Widget_miss_stevens_ver2
Miss Stevens

(2016)

Widget_max_rose_ver2
Max Rose

(2016)

Widget_mechanic_resurrection_ver2
Mechanic: Resurrection

(2016)

Widget_complete_unknown
Complete Unknown

(2016)

Widget_ben_hur_ver2
Ben-Hur

(2016)

Widget_sausage_party
Sausage Party

(2016)

Widget_blood_father_ver4
Blood Father

(2016)

Widget_large_x8bdogjvtdzjuua47fjtdjedock
Anthropoid

(2016)

Widget_richard-linklater-dream-is-destiny-poster
Richard Linklater: Dream Is Destiny

(2016)