I say this flick Shaft is a bad movie. Shut yo’ mouth.
Without its stars’ chemistry, there’s little life left on this sequel planet besides surface-level jokes, too-cute aliens and a convoluted story.
Roger Ebert on James Ivory's "Howards End".
"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…
by Chaz Ebert
Chaz Ebert shares her thoughts on Ron Howard's new documentary, "Pavarotti," and presents an appreciation of the Lyric Opera.
by The Editors
An article about the reissue of "Two Weeks in the Midday Sun."
by Scout Tafoya
The latest video essay in Scout Tafoya's series about maligned masterpieces celebrates Karyn Kusama's 2018 film, Destroyer.
by Michael Mirasol
A piece on the premiere of a film about Rodrigo Duterte.
by Seongyong Cho
One of our foreign correspondents looks at Cold War.
by Allison Shoemaker
A review of the third and final season of Jessica Jones, now playing on Netflix.
Festivals & Awards
by Chaz Ebert
An article about the screening of Tayarisha Poe's "Selah and The Spades" set for Sunday, June 16th, at BAMCinemaFest.
by Matt Fagerholm | November 9, 2015 |
An interview with "James White" director Josh Mond and star Christopher Abbott.
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by Brian Tallerico | January 31, 2015 |
A review of "James White" from Sundance 2015.