Matt writes: To all of our Ebert Club members, I join my fellow writers at RogerEbert.com in wishing you a safe and rejuvenating 2021! We're kicking off this new year by taking a look back at many of the great performances that lit up 2020 and will likely prove to be major contenders during this most uncertain of awards seasons.
Matt writes: The film world is reeling over the death of Chadwick Boseman, one of the most extraordinary talents of his generation, who succumbed to colon cancer at age 43. He had been privately battling the disease for years, all the while making history with his portrayal of the titular hero in Marvel's mega-hit "Black Panther" and the two-part "Avengers" finale that broke all box office records.
A piece on how the history of Amerasian children born after the Vietnamese War is reflected in Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods.
An annotated table of contents including content both new and republished featured on RogerEbert.com in allegiance with the Black Lives Matter movement.
"Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler took part in a packed discussion with Elvis Mitchell at Cannes on Thursday.
An article about the wide-ranging efforts to arrange free screenings for students and young people to see the groundbreaking "Black Panther."