At its best, Blaze feels like a cinematic translation of not just Blaze Foley’s life but his music, anchored by two incredibly likable, lived-in performances.
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An interview with Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie, the star of "Leave No Trace."
An interview with co-writer/director Debra Granik on her new film, "Leave No Trace."
Ben Foster talks about his work in the new critically-acclaimed Debra Granik film, "Leave No Trace."
A preview of the 6th annual Chicago Critics Film Festival, which runs May 4-10.
A report on three more movies from SXSW, including the latest from Andrew Bujalski.
A report on three films from SXSW and an historic day.
A look at how the theme of fathers and daughters was reflected in four films from Sundance this year.
A review of the newest film from Debra Granik.
A look at 20 of the most promising films of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
110 independent films have been announced to premiere at next January's Sundance Film Festival.
Premieres at this weekend's Telluride Film Festival include the latest from Alexander Payne, Errol Morris, Greta Gerwig, Angelina Jolie, Guillermo del Toro and more.
The staff reveals their individual picks for the best films of 2016.
The nominees for the 2016 Chicago Film Critics Association's annual awards have been announced.
Chaz Ebert spotlights Part II of her list featuring must-see movies of 2016.
A look at the themes of David Mackenzie and Andrea Arnold's highly acclaimed films, two European examinations of America today.
For the love of Gilda; Where Mister Rogers' spirit endures; Shipwreck expert surveys "Little Mermaid"; Pine and Bridges on "Hell or High Water"; Praising "Shades of Blue."
A preview of dozens of films coming out this summer.
A brief consideration of Michael and Mark Polish's Northfork, which will play Ebertfest 2016.
A column on the state of the Oscar race after Venice, Telluride and Toronto, with an emphasis on the abundance of actors and actresses playing real people.
A review of Stephen Frears' "The Program" with Ben Foster.
A preview of the 40th Toronto International Film Festival
Highlights of the live-action portion of 2015's D23, featuring "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "Captain America: Civil War," and more!
Marie writes: Behold an ivy covered house in Düsseldorf, Germany and the power of plants to transform stone, brick and mortar into a hotel for millions of spiders. To view an amazing collection of such images and showcasing a variety of buildings from around the world, visit The Most Colorful Houses Engulfed in Vegetation at io9.com.
Marie writes: Every once in while, I'll see something on the internet that makes me happy I wasn't there in person. Behold the foolish and the brave: standing on one of the islands that appear during the dry season, kayacker's Steve Fisher, Dale Jardine and Sam Drevo, were able to peer over the edge after paddling up to the lip of Victoria Falls; the largest waterfall in the world and which flows between Zambia and Zimbabwe, in Africa. It's 350 feet down and behind them, crocodiles and hippos can reportedly be found in the calmer waters near where they were stood - but then, no guts, no glory, eh? To read more and see additional photos, visit "Daredevil Kayakers paddle up to the precipice of the Victoria Falls" at the DailyMail.
While Cannes's red-carpet crowd toasts the Coen brothers' tuneful "Inside Llewyn Davis," the parallel programs have also turned a spotlight on America.