Darkest Hour stands apart from more routine historical dramas.
A look at the contenders for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress this year and how many of them play a historically-beloved role for Oscar, the mother.
A tribute to the legendary Harry Dean Stanton.
A tribute to Debra Winger, on the occasion of her first leading role in over 20 years in this week's "The Lovers."
An interview with Ethan Hawke.
Some of our favorite performances of 2016.
The latest on Blu-ray, DVD and streaming includes Kubo and the Two Strings, One-Eyed Jacks, Pete's Dragon, and more!
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD including two Criterion Altman releases, Imperium, Anthropoid, Bad Moms, and more!
A look at "The In-Laws" in light of its Criterion Blu-ray release this month.
An essay on the legacy of actress Joan Crawford.
An excerpt from the February 2016 issue of Bright Wall/Dark Room about Keanu Reeves.
"Yeah, well, sometimes nothin' can be a real cool hand."
Contributors to RogerEbert.com each list their favorite films of 2015.
An excerpt from Jason Bailey's book "Richard Pryor: American Id."
The Oscar for Best Actor could come down to a battle between actors considered overdue for their first Oscar.
Sheila writes: Quentin Tarantino's films are often tributes to other films, to other genres, to actors who have made their marks in the past. He loves it all, he has enthusiasm for all. Here, in this really fun Press Play video, Tarantino's visual references to other films are made explicit, shot for shot.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com film critic Sheila O'Malley.
The movie questionnaire and 2015 reviews of RogerEbert.com editor Matt Zoller Seitz.
Jeffrey Westhoff on "The Boy Who Knew Too Much"; Alex Ross Perry on "Aloha"; "Pitch Perfect" screenwriter Kay Cannon; White Elephant Blogathon returns; What "Aquarius" nails about the '60s.
Eight things the writer wants you to know about Albert Maysles, the pioneering documentary filmmaker who died last week at age 88.
A 2002 Star-Ledger profile of Albert Maysles, by MZS.
On how Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" examines evil.
Roger Ebert's essay on film in the 1978 edition of the Britannica publication, "The Great Ideas Today."
The best of Sundance 2015.
A dispatch from Sundance including new films by Noah Baumbach, Craig Zobel, and Guy Maddin.
Editor in Chief Matt Zoller Seitz responds to our Movie Love Questionnaire.