Penguins of Madagascar
The pacing is so zany, the jokes are so rapid-fire and the sight gags are so inspired that it’s impossible not to get caught up…
Matt Fagerholm is the Assistant Editor at Ebert
Publishing and a member of the Chicago Film Critics Association. He
spent four years writing film reviews and interviews for
HollywoodChicago.com and has contributed to a variety of publications
including Time Out Chicago, The A.V. Club and Magill's Cinema Annual. He
is also the founder of Indie Outlook, a blog and podcast featuring
exclusive interviews with some of the most exciting voices in modern
How "Maleficent" subverts Christian symbolism; A crash course in diva; Anne de Mare and Kirsten Kelly on "The Homestretch"; "Sports Night" was Aaron Sorkin at his best; Peter Erskine on "Whiplash."
Remembering Mike Nichols; Kathryn Bigelow's experimental short; The rational wonders of Christopher Nolan; Interviewing Billy Wilder; RIP Leigh Chapman.
A radio review of "Life Itself" from Mark Kermode of The Guardian.
Hollywood's "female stuff" problem; Mike Leigh got John Ruskin all wrong; Update on Lindy Chamberlain; Miyazaki working on manga; Nolan defends "Interstellar" sound.
"Raiders" remake nearly complete; Mind-trick to improve movies; Lincoln, Malick and "The Better Angels"; "Follow That Bird" is indelibly tragic; Age-subtracting men are multiplying.
Retire the Disney Death; Seven problems with "Interstellar"; Cubicles on the rise; John Oliver is outdoing "The Daily Show"; Ernie Hudson is haunted by "Ghostbusters."
My stepfather, the peeping tom; The Overnighters is a rare bird; Nightcrawler and capitalism; Grace McPhillips on The Other One; Restoring Ramona.
"Nightcrawler" and the new face of entitlement; "Suffering for their art" films; Fight against TV's "smooth motion" setting; Suicide and silence; Oliver Stone to make Snowden film.
Stop freaking out about Lena Dunham; The cheapening of independent film; In defense of Renee Zellweger; Undervalued strengths of "White Bird in a Blizzard"; How big media shot itself in the foot.
Filmmakers behind "Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holi"; Deepwater Horizon and "The Great Invisible"; Of women and their emotions; Frances McDormand on NPR; Neil Marshall on "Alien."