A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
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An interview with the director Piercing and an examination of its influences.
A review of the second season of USA's The Sinner.
A review of two new competition titles this year from Reed Morano and Sebastian Silva.
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.
A preview of the horror film festival Cinepocalypse, starting this week at the Music Box in Chicago.
A review of the new USA mystery series that you're about to get addicted to.
Writer/director Trey Edward Shults talks about making his unconventional tragedy horror, "It Comes at Night."
A review of HBO's new sitcom "Crashing."
On four films from TIFF, including ones starring Olivia Cooke and Riz Ahmed.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray, including "Eye in the Sky," "Only Yesterday," "The Mermaid" and more!
Crossword plagiarism scandal; Marcia Clark on FX's O.J. series; Licensing ambient stadium music; Jenny Beaven on her Oscar outfit; Hollywood's enduring whitewashing.
An interview with former foreign correspondent Kim Barker, the inspiration for Tina Fey's character in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
Several great movies have been released on Blu-ray and DVD lately, including "99 Homes," "Black Mass," "Crimson Peak" and a Criterion version of Charlie Chaplin's "The Kid."
Highlights of our 2015 interviews, including Brie Larson, Bryan Cranston, Jason Segel, Lexi Alexander, Sarah Silverman, Spike Lee, Tom McCarthy, Ramin Bahrani, Paul Feig, Charlie Kaufman and much more.
A list of the winners from last night's Chicago Film Critics Association year-end awards.
A news story on the 2015 CFCA nominees.
An interview with "James White" director Josh Mond and star Christopher Abbott.
A preview of the 2015 Chicago International Film Festival.
An overview of the films that will be theatrically released in the 2015 fall season.
The best of Sundance 2015.
Performance highlights of Sundance 2015.
A review of "James White" from Sundance 2015.
An interview with Christopher Abbott, star of "James White."
Marie writes: According to the calendar, summer is now officially over (GASP!) and with its demise comes the first day of school. Not all embrace the occasion, however. Some wrap themselves proudly in capes of defiance and make a break for it - rightly believing that summer isn't over until the last Himalayan Blackberry has been picked and turned into freezer jam!