A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
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A look ahead at the 2019 summer movie season, starring ten of our most anticipated films.
One of the best documentaries about acting you'll ever see.
John McNaughton talks about the making of his underrated 1993 film, Mad Dog and Glory, on the occasion of a special edition Blu-ray release from Kino Lorber.
An interview with director Christian Petzold about his new film, Transit.
Predictions for the craziest Oscars in years.
A review of two films that played at CIFF on William Friedkin and Buster Keaton.
An article about the July 14th gala honoring Chicago International Film Festival founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
A dispatch from the 2018 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, featuring coverage of closing night, a conversation with Barry Levinson, and reviews of "Putin's Witnesses," "Museum," "Climax" and "Cold War."
What our TV critic would nominate for Emmys for the 2017-18 season.
An article about the retirement of Cinema/Chicago founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
The latest on Blu-ray and streaming services, including Logan Lucky, The Villainess, Jabberwocky, and more!
An interview with comedian Gilbert Gottfried, the subject of Neil Berkeley's "Gilbert," playing at Hot Docs 2017.
A report on the final day of Ebertfest 2017.
Walter Chaw revisits Oliver Stone's 1981 horror film "The Hand" and explores the director's fascination with nightmares and the uncanny.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray and streaming services, including The Infiltrator, Cafe Society, Blood Father, and a Criterion edition of Boyhood.
A tribute to the late Arthur Hiller, director of classics that include "The Americanization of Emily," "Love Story," "The In-Laws."
A report from the SDCC presentation of Oliver Stone's "Snowden."
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray, including "Eye in the Sky," "Only Yesterday," "The Mermaid" and more!
Veteran director Brian De Palma talks about about his career in movies, suspense, sexism, television and comic books.
Meryl Streep's tragic romance; Algorithm killed Relativity Media; David Milch stays in the game; Appreciation of "Nine Lives"; Veronica Cartwright on "Alien."
Roger's Favorites: actor Denzel Washington.
An obituary for the Oscar-winning actress, Patty Duke.
A news brief on the upcoming Ebert Interruptus at the Conference on World Affairs.
An excerpt from the February 2016 issue of Bright Wall/Dark Room about Keanu Reeves.
An article about the 2015 Alliance of Women Film Journalists' EDA Award Winners.