American Fable is ambitious, maybe too much so sometimes, but there's an intense pleasure in the boldness of the film's style.
Today, we are introducing a new feature: My Favorite Roger. This will be a recurring feature on the site. It's a chance for contributors, directors, actors and others to pick one piece of Roger's writing and tell us why it's their favorite.
Today, we're starting with a bang, with responses from our Editor-in-Chief Matt Zoller Seitz, and from RogerEbert.com contributors Anath White, Tom Shales, Scott Jordan Harris, Lisa Nesselson and Kevin B. Lee. We'll be adding new selections on a regular basis.
And we want to hear about YOUR Favorite Roger, so tell us about it in the comments section below.
At the ripe age of 89, Oscar can still be a notoriously picky fellow when it comes to what constitutes a contender fo...