Amazing Grace is two days of Baptist church condensed to 90 minutes and injected directly into your soul.
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An appreciation of Batman: Mask of the Phantasm as its 25th anniversary approaches.
An article about the July 14th gala honoring Chicago International Film Festival founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
A tribute to the great journalist, Tom Wolfe.
An article about the retirement of Cinema/Chicago founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
A tribute to the late Oscar-winning filmmaker, Milos Forman.
She makes him want to be a better man, and this movie makes me want a better movie.
A look back at Hal Ashby's "The Last Detail" on the occasion of Richard Linklater's new film, "Last Flag Flying."
"Barry Lyndon" is now available on Criterion Blu-ray.
Odie Henderson shares his favorites and highlights from this year's New York Film Festival.
A list of films and special events to check out when attending this year's Chicago International Film Festival.
The staff pays tribute to Harry Dean Stanton.
A tribute to the legendary Harry Dean Stanton.
"The Glass Castle" tidies up a disturbing memoir; Paranoid style; Watching "Dunkirk" with autism; Bill Pullman remembers John Candy; Last hurrah of "Beach Party."
Stephen Lane talks about his extensive collection of props from numerous revered films.
An interview with comedian Gilbert Gottfried, the subject of Neil Berkeley's "Gilbert," playing at Hot Docs 2017.
One of the most audacious American films from the 1960s is now available via the Criterion Collection.
A report on the Museum of the Moving Image's Salute to Warren Beatty.
Politics of the new "Ghostbusters"; The Suskinds on "Life, Animated"; Restoring the "Chinatown" score; Bryan McMahan on "Knight of Cups"; Netflix could save "The Little Prince."
A celebration of actor Warren Oates in anticipation of an upcoming retrospective at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in NYC.
Why Viggo Mortensen is off the grid; How Netflix became Hollywood's frenemy; Ted Kotcheff on "First Blood"; Insomnia and philosophy; Bruce Dern at 80.
An interview with Phil Hopkins, founder of the Blu-ray restoration label The Film Detective.
A report on the Cannes press conference for Bob Rafelson's "The Postman Always Rings Twice."
An appreciation of the late novelist and filmmaker Nora Ephron.
An interview with Jacob Bernstein about his mother Nora Ephron, the subject of his HBO doc "Everything is Copy."
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."