Solo: A Star Wars Story
An engaging but unnecessary bit of backstory for one of blockbuster cinema's most beloved characters.
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After being declared "persona non grata" by the festival in 2011, Lars von Trier returned to Cannes this year with "The House That Jack Built."
Todd Haynes' latest is a near-silent film with passages of great beauty but a concept that never quite gels.
An obituary for the late Tom Petty.
A celebration of the late Sam Shepard's Oscar-nominated performance as Chuck Yeager in "The Right Stuff."
The great playwright and screen actor leaves behind a legacy of introspective, fascinating work, much of it having to do with America's self-image.
A tribute to the one and only Leonard Cohen.
A list of films and special events to check out when attending this year's Chicago International Film Festival.
A fest dispatch on new documentaries from Steve James and Errol Morris.
An interview with Fisher Stevens, the director of Before the Flood, from TIFF.
A celebration of actresses Jane Birkin and Charlotte Gainsbourg in anticipation of an upcoming series at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in NYC.
A review of the Criterion release of Joel & Ethan Coen's "Inside Llewyn Davis."
A piece on Wim Wenders' "The American Friend," released on Blu-ray by Criterion tomorrow.
"Yeah, well, sometimes nothin' can be a real cool hand."
An interview with co-writer/director Adam McKay of "The Big Short."
The latest on Blu-ray and streaming services, including "Best of Enemies," "Shaun the Sheep Movie," "Mississippi Grind" and "Don't Look Back" on Criterion.
A NYFF report on "Carol," "The Assassin" and "Right Now, Wrong Then."
An interview with director Oren Moverman of "Time Out of Mind".
A reprint of an article by Greg Carpenter about the Confederate Flag.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Peter Sobczynski.
An obituary for film icon Jerry Weintraub.
Ta-Nehisi Coates writes letter to his son; Robert Frank: the man who saw America; Pizzolatto vs. Fukunaga; Scorsese on "The Third Man"; Dietrich Brüggemann on "Heil."
A report on the Stanley Nelson tribute, "Prophet's Prey" and "Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation" at AFI Docs 2015.
Our monthly short films series takes a look at The Lion's Mouth Opens by Lucy Walker, premiering tonight on HBO.
A tribute to Jean-Luc Godard in light of the retrospective "Godard: The First Wave," playing at the Siskel Film Center in Chicago.
Lists from our critics and contributors on the best of 2014.