If Beale Street Could Talk
Jenkins’ decision to let the original storyteller live and breathe throughout If Beale Street Can Talk is a wise one.
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A look ahead at the 112 films that will play the Sundance Film Festival in January 2019.
A tribute to the screenwriter William Goldman.
“A Quiet Place” is John Krasinski’s breakthrough as a triple-threat entertainer, but it’s been a long time coming.
A tribute to the late, great John Mahoney.
A tribute to Brian Doan 1973-2017, Contributing Writer at RogerEbert.com
An obituary for the late Tom Petty.
An appreciation of "The Blackcoat's Daughter"; A letter to my mother; "Happy Campers" deserves classic status; Relevance of "The House is Black"; In praise of "Old Enough."
Writer/director Amy Heckerling takes a look back at her career.
A TV review of Cameron Crowe's "Roadies."
Ben Kenigsberg predicts that "Toni Erdmann" will win the Palme d'Or.
Roger's Favorites: actors John and Joan Cusack.
An interview with Jacob Bernstein about his mother Nora Ephron, the subject of his HBO doc "Everything is Copy."
An interview with actress Imogen Poots about her performance in the new Terrence Malick movie Knight of Cups.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Peter Sobczynski.
The importance of engaging in all aspects of film analysis, even the -isms, and even in summer blockbusters.
An FFC comments on the controversy surrounding Cameron Crowe's Aloha.
Jeffrey Westhoff on "The Boy Who Knew Too Much"; Alex Ross Perry on "Aloha"; "Pitch Perfect" screenwriter Kay Cannon; White Elephant Blogathon returns; What "Aquarius" nails about the '60s.
A piece on the history of Cameron Crowe in light of this week's Aloha.
A preview of dozens of films being released this Summer.
An excerpt from the March 2015 issue of "Bright Wall/Dark Room" on "This is Spinal Tap".
An interview with writer/director Theodore Melfi on "St. Vincent."
An excerpt from "Tom Cruise: Anatomy of An Actor."
Advice for Journalists and writers of color; the virtues and pitfalls of tossing brickbats online; 'Eyes Wide Shut' at 15; 'Pickpocket' on Blu-ray.
Apologizing for the Manic Pixie Dream Girl; what to do about clickbait web sites that pretend to peddle "satire"; why it's important to give credit; "24: Live Another Day" ends its run.
Writer Peter Sobczynski responds to our Movie Love Questionnaire.