Ready or Not
The film is charismatic and thrilling enough to bypass its shortcomings.
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While the gun barrel sequences in James Bond films have not changed a great deal visually, one element that has evolved constantly is the music.
Matt writes: In our first Ebert Club newsletter of 2019, I am joining my publisher Chaz Ebert, editors Brian Tallerico and Matt Zoller Seitz, and fellow assistant editors Nick Allen and Nell Minow in wishing you a Happy New Year!
A look back at some of our favorite conversations from the past year, with both stars and filmmakers.
Matt writes: In celebration of Roger Ebert's 76th birthday on June 18th, Chaz Ebert shared a video of her late husband's extraordinary speech, which he delivered on April 4th, 1994. The speech was broadcast as part of Colorado Public Television's "11th Hour" series, a program dedicated to recording the words of wisdom left by distinguished individuals for future generations.
An interview with John Travolta, star and executive producer of "Gotti."
Chaz writes to Roger about attending the Oscars without him.
Difficult is a gendered term fueled by the Hollywood machine and maintained by the belief that actresses aren’t responsible for the achievement of their films.
An in-depth look at an ambitious retrospective at NYC's Film Society of Lincoln Center that celebrates one of cinema's greatest years.
Filmmaker Ira Sachs ("Forty Shades of Blue," "Little Men") talks about the impact of his first feature, “The Delta,” on his life and career, and the lessons he drew from its production.
Writer/director Amy Heckerling takes a look back at her career.
A tribute to Debra Winger, on the occasion of her first leading role in over 20 years in this week's "The Lovers."
Three critics reflect on their love for "Ice Castles."
A tribute to the late Chuck Berry.
A review of Amazon's "Z: The Beginning of Everything."
The latest on Blu-ray, including "American Honey," "Sully," "Snowden" and "The Magnificent Seven."
A celebration of Brian De Palma's "Carrie" on the occasion of its 40th anniversary and a new Collector's Edition Blu-ray from Shout! Factory.
A TV critic's picks for the best TV of 2015-16.
A preview of the 2016 version of the Chicago film lovers' event, including more than two dozen Chicago premieres.
Ben Kenigsberg introduces the Cannes Film Festival's sidebars and discusses Pablo Larrain's "Neruda."
The Saturday of this year's Ebertfest is tackled by four of our contributors.
An interview with actress Nancy Allen after a presentation of "Blow Out" on Saturday night at Ebertfest.
A film-by-film preview of Ebertfest 2016, which runs from April 13 - 17.
A report from SXSW 2016 on the latest from Ti West, Keegan-Michael Key & Jordan Peele, John Michael McDonagh and more.
FFC Gerardo Valero discusses the devolution of Quentin Tarantino by comparing The Hateful Eight to Pulp Fiction.
A review of FX's “The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story.”