Ready or Not
The film is charismatic and thrilling enough to bypass its shortcomings.
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It's Roger's birthday and we're celebrating by highlighting our favorite reviews and essays by the master.
A posthumous tribute to two male directors who encouraged audience identification with women onscreen and made opportunities for female film artists.
Peter Bogdanovich, film historian and filmmaker, talks about Buster Keaton, the subject of his new documentary.
Rescuing "The Other Side of the Wind"; Why Elaine May is a National Treasure; In praise of "Bull"; A decade of Lady Gaga; Why Saying "Me Too" Isn't Enough.
A review of new films by Luca Guadagnino, Mike Leigh, Olivier Assayas, and the Coen brothers from Venice.
Perhaps Eastwood isn’t just interrogating heroism, he’s interrogating himself.
The star and director of "The Ballad of Lefty Brown" talk about their revisionist Western.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including "Train to Busan," "The Accountant," "Deepwater Horizon" and many more!
Molly Haskell speaks with Matt Zoller Seitz about "From Reverence to Rape," "Love and Other Infectious Diseases," "Steven Spielberg: A Life in Films" and more.
An interview with director Peter Bogdanovich about 1981's "They All Laughed."
Before this summer's "The BFG," Spielberg made another personal, enchanting and overlooked film: 1989's "Always."
Grieving in life and cinema; Donald Trump, baby boomer; Kitten Natividad on Roger Ebert; Your media business will not be saved; South Sudanese filmmakers revamp national image.
A guide to the latest on Blu-ray, including "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2" and "Only Angels Have Wings" (the first time those two movies have ever been in a sentence together).
A report on three highlights from the 2016 New Directors/New Films festival.
A tribute to the late Jacques Rivette.
An interview with director Kent Jones about his documentary "Hitchcock/Truffaut."
A video interview with Guy Maddin and Evan Johnson.
A comparison of Frank Costello in The Departed and Whitey Bulger in Black Mass reveals weaknesses in the latter.
An interview with the legendary Peter Bogdanovich.
"Inside Out" and the stranglehold of Minnesota Nice; 20th anniversary of "Kids"; Small-screen auteurism of Keith Gordon; Danny Elfman on Tim Burton; John Lasseter on the evolution of storytelling.
Curtis Mayfield's "Claudine" soundtrack; Women in Noah Baumbach's films; Filming "12 Angry Men Inside Amy Schumer"; Films of Billy Wilder; Chatting with Nathan Silver.
What do the Quentin Tarantino and Interstellar stories say about the growing divisions between celluloid lovers and digital projection?
Roderick Heath on "We Are the Best!"; The whiplash of journalism; Hollywood's secret sequel economy; Chatting with Seth Meyers; Kirk Douglas on Lauren Bacall.