A Hidden Life
It’s one of the year’s best and most distinctive movies, though sure to be divisive, even alienating for some viewers, in the manner of nearly…
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A review of the new Star Wars spin-off, The Mandalorian.
An interview with actors Ed Skrein and Luke Kleintank about their roles in the Roland Emmerich WWII epic, Midway.
As of this writing, Todd Phillips’ “Joker" has earned nearly $1 billion globally, making it one of the most successful comic book movies ever released. But the discourse surrounding it will outlive this moment. No comic book-derived film since "Black Panther " has sparked more commentary, although the discussion surrounding this one has been more oppositional than anything else, and clouded by bad faith on every side.
A review of new films by Terrence Malick and Corneliu Porumboiu.
Vikram Murthi on four titles that screened as part of MOMA's annual festival dedicated to newly preserved and restored films.
The RE staff on some of their favorite performances of 2018.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is a masterpiece that owes a great debt to everyone from John Ford to David Milch.
Peter Bogdanovich, film historian and filmmaker, talks about Buster Keaton, the subject of his new documentary.
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.