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

RogerEbert.com

Thumb_rxxa5vwjelxq8bgrb0pocucuqfa

Lights Out

Lights Out has been made with a certain degree of style—enough to make you want to see what Sandberg might be capable of with a…

Thumb_ghl4ub6vwbyshlqcfhpoirwx2sm

Star Trek Beyond

The Star Wars-ification of Star Trek continues; better than the others, but still not good enough.

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…

Thumb_jrluxpegcv11ostmz1fqha1bkxq

Monsieur Hire

Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common. It involves a…

Other Reviews
Great Movie Archives
Primary_bingo4-edit2watermark

Comic Book Movie Comment Section Bingo

My friend John Lichman made this. It's a Bingo card collecting words and phrases you're pretty much guaranteed to encounter when reading the comments on a review of a new comic book movie. John actually researched this: nearly everything on the card is cut-and-pasted from actual comments left on recent film reviews (including different spellings of director Zack Snyder's first name). 

Excelsior!


Popular Blog Posts

Women's work: the new "Ghostbusters"

This movie is trying to kill these women, but they endure.

Blu-ray Review: "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Ultimate Edition)"

A Blu-ray review of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Ultimate Edition)," arriving July 19.

Who do you read? Good Roger, or Bad Roger?

This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...

I Ain't Afraid of No Ghosts (Unless They're Women)

A compilation of reviews defending the new "Ghostbusters" film.

Reveal Comments
comments powered by Disqus