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.
John McNaughton talks about the making of his underrated 1993 film, Mad Dog and Glory, on the occasion of a special edition Blu-ray release from Kino Lorber.
As we as a culture attempt to course correct and shun abusers and manipulators in favor of vulnerable people and survivors, Tan and Shirkers have provided me with a personally liberating framework.
A look back at one of the messiest awards seasons in Oscar history.
A review of three documentaries that had their world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival.
An interview with director Penelope Spheeris on her films "Suburbia" and "The Little Rascals," each receiving new Blu-ray releases.
A preview of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.
A look ahead at the 112 films that will play the Sundance Film Festival in January 2019.
An interview with Terry Gilliam, director of "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote."
A review of the excellent GLOW, on Netflix.
A special edition of Thumbnails featuring highlights from our coverage of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
Our sixth video dispatch from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival features this year's prize-winners, including "Shoplifters" and "BlacKkKlansman."
Hirokazu Kore-eda's "Shoplifters" took the Palme d'Or and Asia Argento reiterated her allegations against Harvey Weinstein at the awards ceremony.
Where does a woman’s artistic integrity and autonomy begin and end when it comes to nudity on-screen?
“The Handmaid’s Tale” is more powerful, and more meaningful, as a study in suffering and victimization than as a tale of #Resistance.
A Look back at the origins of Ebertfest twenty years ago and a look forward to Ebertfest 2018.
A discussion with a legendary burlesque queen about Stormy Daniels and the #MeToo movement.
Rosanna Arquette’s 2002 documentary “Searching for Debra Winger” is so much more salient now in light of the recent reckoning, if a little more difficult to watch.
A look back at the 1988 Best Picture-nominated comedy, "Working Girl."
A recap of the 90th Academy Awards.
A recap of last night's highlights and winners at the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Greta Gerwig is the fifth woman to be nominated for the Oscar for Best Director.
Difficult is a gendered term fueled by the Hollywood machine and maintained by the belief that actresses aren’t responsible for the achievement of their films.
A report on how #MeToo and #TimesUp were reflected at Sundance this year.
An article about the L.A. Film Critics Association Awards (LAFCA) ceremony scheduled for Saturday, January 13th.
An article about the 2017 Alliance of Women Film Journalists' EDA Award Winners.