Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
Despite flashes of inspiration, this sequel to the unexpectedly compelling Maleficent can't seem to get out of its own way.
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A preview of Friday's Ebert Symposium panels on Diversity in Journalism and National Hispanic Heritage Month.
An article about the second annual Ebert Symposium, "Creating an Inclusive Cinema and Media Ecosystem," scheduled for Friday, September 27th at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.
An in-depth preview on the classic noir films that will be playing at Chicago's Music Box Theater from Sept. 6-12.
The Limey is the point when Soderbergh confidently admitted his comfort zone is the genre film.
Dashing or menacing, depending on the role, Rutger Hauer was a one-of-a-kind screen presence.
An op-ed on the Cannes controversy surrounding Alain Delon.
An article compiling the memories of local Ebertfest Film Festival audience members, from those newly attending to those who have attended for twenty years.
The newest on Blu-ray and DVD, including Bohemian Rhapsody, A Star is Born, and Overlord.
The RE staff on some of their favorite performances of 2018.
An article about the first ever Roger Ebert Symposium entitled "Empathy for the Universe" set for Monday, October 1st, in Urbana.
The 10th anniversary of the Chicago edition of the traveling Noir City festival runs from August 17 to 23 at the Music Box Theatre.
A trifecta of senior citizens could make Oscar history on Sunday night.
An in-depth look at an ambitious retrospective at NYC's Film Society of Lincoln Center that celebrates one of cinema's greatest years.
Filmmaker Ira Sachs ("Forty Shades of Blue," "Little Men") talks about the impact of his first feature, “The Delta,” on his life and career, and the lessons he drew from its production.
A look back at the eighth annual TCM Classic Film Festival, which included screenings of nitrate prints, a conversation with Michael Douglas and much more.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD including two Criterion Altman releases, Imperium, Anthropoid, Bad Moms, and more!
An interview with actress Gena Rowlands on the occasion of a John Cassavetes/Rowlands retrospective at NYC's Metrograph.
A peculiar film, poised somewhere between satire and dream logic.
A preview of Noir City 7, starting this weekend in Chicago.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray and streaming services, including "The Killers," "While We're Young," "Home," "Maggie," "Danny Collins," and more!
To celebrate Roger's birthday, we picked some of our favorite reviews of films he loved.
A recap and guide to the most interesting Blu-rays of 2014.
An obituary for actor Eli Wallach.
Recent titles released on Blu-ray.
"Die Hard", which was released 25 years ago today, might be the most widely-imitated action film of all time. Who would have thought that a glorified deal memo would turn out to be a classic?