There’s a pleasant, old-fashioned feel to Alpha.
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An interview with the writer/director duo behind Damsel, a subversive Western starring Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska.
Pierre Rissient passed away on May 6th, 2018 at the age of 81. We send our condolences to his friends and family and reprint this article by Roger in his memory.
A report on four more films from SXSW, including a breakout starring Tye Sheridan and Imogen Poots.
A trifecta of senior citizens could make Oscar history on Sunday night.
Perhaps Eastwood isn’t just interrogating heroism, he’s interrogating himself.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including Happy Death Day, The Foreigner, Professor Marston and the Wonder Women, It, and Blade Runner 2049.
A look at how an incident from his youth shaped the career of Henry Fonda.
The star and director of "The Ballad of Lefty Brown" talk about their revisionist Western.
An article about the TIFF Ebert Tribute Luncheon honoring Wim Wenders on Sunday, September 10th.
Three critics reflect on their love for "Ice Castles."
An interview with author Pascal Mérigeau, whose latest work celebrates the life of filmmaker Jean Renoir.
An interview with Dee Rees, the director of "Mudbound."
A book review of Edward Sorel's "Mary Astor's Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936."
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.
Nothing is as it seems in this thriller, including the meaning of the color periwinkle.
A preview of the Gene Siskel Film Center's upcoming Brit Noir film series, which runs from November 5-30.
Roger Ebert's The Great Movies IV, featuring his final 62 essays on films like "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari" and "Mulholland Dr," is now available for purchase.
None of them are getting out of there alive.
History of kids cursing onscreen; Capturing the process of dying; Interviewing Dorothy Arzner; A charming hostelry; Jerry and Dean meet again.
An interview with actress Lana Wood about her experience making John Ford's masterpiece, "The Searchers."
A report from Venice on the festival's Venice Classics program, including restored films by Robert Bresson, John Ford, Andrei Tarkovsky, George Romero and Woody Allen.
A preview of the upcoming 2016 Chicago French Film Festival, which runs July 22 - 28 at the Music Box Theater.
Before this summer's "The BFG," Spielberg made another personal, enchanting and overlooked film: 1989's "Always."
My dinner with Michael Cimino; Emily Ratajkowski's naked ambition; When Disney got trippy; Filmmakers are fans of TCM; Diversity ignores the disabled in Hollywood.
Aziz Ansari blasts Trump; Communal magic of Filmfront; Scorsese on "King of Comedy"; Brexit's impact on British film; Anthony Hemingway on "Underground."