The fact that he doesn’t try to redeem these flawed, fascinating figures—or even try to make you like them in the slightest way—feels like an…
Ebertfest 2010 T-shirts are now on sale. They display Ebert's sketch shown above, on a Hanes shirt of Heather Grey, and come in sizes small to XXXL. All profits go directly to support Ebertfest. At present sales are available only in the United States. This year's festival will be held April 21-25 at the landmark Virginia theater in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, and is a presentation of the University of Illinois College of Media.
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A comparison of Frank Costello in The Departed and Whitey Bulger in Black Mass reveals weaknesses in the latter.
A NYFF report on new films from Chantal Akerman and Michel Gondry.
Our monthly series digs into the career of Wes Craven and comes out with his 3D 2010 film, "My Soul to Take".