The characters are not people, but rough drafts of simplistic character-traits, and the actors (game as they all are) cannot create something out of nothing.
A preview of the 2015 EU Film Festival at the Siskel Film Center in Chicago.
"Birdman," "Whiplash," "The Theory of Everything," and "Big Hero 6" hit Blu-ray just in time to capitalize on their Oscar wins, along with a complete list of how and when to see all of the 2015 Oscar nominees.
Glenn Kenny comments on awards season, Sean Penn, Neil Patrick Harris, and the actual Oscars.
A recap of the winners at the 87th Academy Awards ceremony.
A report from the 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Scout Tafoya and Olivia Collette make the case for Alexandre Desplat's score for "The Grand Budapest Hotel" to win the Oscar on Sunday with a fantastic video essay.
Oscar predictions and a commentary on the general state of disappointed malaise that seems to overtake Oscar bloggers this time of year.
The RogerEbert.com staff pick for the Best Picture of 2015.
The RogerEbert.com pick for the Best Director of 2014.
The RogerEbert.com staff pick for Best Actor of 2014.