The Lion King
The movie is never less interesting than when it's trying to be the original Lion King, and never more compelling than when it's carving out…
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Potentially another "Dog Day Afternoon." Too bad about the execution.
A look back at the creation of 10 Things I Hate About You, which celebrated its 20th anniversary on March 31.
An assessment of the image of the black woman on the big screen since Halle Berry's Oscar win.
A piece on the experience gained from seeing bad movies.
An interview with two stars of the family comedy "Almost Christmas."
An extensive preview of 50 films coming out within the next four months, from "Sully" to "Toni Erdmann."
The first films announced for the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
A look at some of the narrative, documentary, and midnight titles set to premiere at Sundance 2016.
Chaz Ebert reports on James Marsh's "The Theory of Everything" and Chris Rock's "Top Five."
Marie writes: When I first learned of "Royal de Luxe" I let out a squeal of pure delight and immediately began building giant puppets inside my head, trying to imagine how it would look to see a whale or dragon moving down the street..."Based in Nantes, France, the street theatre company Royal de Luxe performs around the world, primarily using gigantic, elaborate marionettes to tell stories that take place over several days and wind through entire cities. Puppeteers maneuver the huge marionettes - some as tall as 12 meters (40 ft) - through streets, parks, and waterways, performing their story along the way." - the Atlantic
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This is a free edited sample of the Christmas Newsletter.
For Roger's invitation to the Club, go here.
From the Grand Poobah and Mrs. Poobah:
Seasons Greetings Everyone!
From the Poobah: Chaz and Roger Ebert wish you Peace in the New Year!