Men, Women & Children
A potentially interesting premise is handled so badly that what might have been a provocative drama quickly and irrevocably devolves into the technological equivalent of…
Peter Sobczynski is a contributor to eFilmcritic.com and Magill's Cinema Annual and can be heard weekly on the nationally syndicated "Mancow's Morning Madhouse" radio show.
His work has also been seen in such places as the Daily Herald, playboy.com and NYFA.org and he has contributed to the upcoming book "World Film Locations: Chicago."
He saw his first movie ("Dumbo") at the age of three and hasn't stopped talking about them since. His favorite film is "Buckaroo Banzai," his favorite director is Brian De Palma and his favorite actors are Dick Miller and Nastassja Kinski.
An obituary for actor Bob Hoskins, star of The Long Good Friday, Mona Lisa, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, and many more.
A complete guide to the 16th Annual Roger Ebert's Film Festival.
Peter Sobczynski chooses his favorite piece of Roger's writing.
Peter Sobczynski sings the praises of Roman Polanski's "Tess", now out on Blu-ray.
A remembrance of Harold Ramis.
Peter Sobczynski makes the case for Alfonso Cuaron to win the Oscar for Best Director.
An epic essay on an epic comedy of the 1960s, now given deluxe treatment on Blu-ray and DVD by Criterion.
Writer, producer and human rights lawyer Paula Kweskin discusses the documentary "Honor Diaries," now available on DIRECTV's Audience Channel.
Paul Walker, who died yesterday in a car crash at 40, was an action film star known for his Everyman charm and his ability to provide a dependable center for the craziness around him.
Director Brian Percival and actors Geoffrey Rush and Sophie Nélisse discuss "The Book Thief."