Synecdoche, New York
If we don't "go to the movies" in any form, our minds wither and sicken.
* This filmography is not intended to be a comprehensive list of this artist’s work. Instead it reflects the films this person has been involved with that have been reviewed on this site.
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.
Greta Gerwig is the fifth woman to be nominated for the Oscar for Best Director.
A review of HBO's "Here and Now," starring Tim Robbins and Holly Hunter.
An article about the 2018 Academy Award nominees.
Chaz Ebert lists her favorite films of 2017.
You know, for kids!
The 2017 nominees for the Chicago Film Critics Association.
An article about this year's nominees for the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
An article about female actors and directors in contention for Oscars this year.
A column on the lack of diversity in this year's potential Oscar nominees.
A look at the contenders for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress this year and how many of them play a historically-beloved role for Oscar, the mother.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray and DVD and streaming, including "The Big Sick," "Certain Women," "Wonder Woman," and Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's "The Vietnam War."
A review of the new season of "Top of the Lake" from Jane Campion, starring Elisabeth Moss.
Disney Legends were celebrated and animation films were previewed at this past D23 Expo.
An interview with co-writers Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani about the rom-com based on their love story, "The Big Sick."
25 films we can't wait to check out during the summer movie season.
For the 41st installment in his video essay series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines David Cronenberg's "Crash."
A review of the first Sundance 2017 breakout, the fantastic The Big Sick.
A preview of what's playing at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, including some recommendations from what we've seen so far.
Premieres, Midnights, Special Events and more have been announced for next month's Sundance Film Festival.
One of our critics looks at what "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" says about life in 2016.
A remembrance of critic Scott Schuldt, who blogged under the name Ed Copeland.
Valerie Weiss on "A Light Beneath Their Feet"; Death of the video store; Stephen Cone on "Home for the Holidays"; Chatting with Kartemquin's Gordon Quinn; "Mustang" director Deniz Gamze Ergüven.
How we process movies in 2015; Top Ten Pixar Movies; Christopher McQuarrie on Minnelli and more; Dangers of auteur TV; Dorothy Arzner retrospective at UCLA.