A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
* This filmography is not intended to be a comprehensive list of this artist’s work. Instead it reflects the films this person has been involved with that have been reviewed on this site.
An article about the reissue of "Two Weeks in the Midday Sun."
An essay about Martin Scorsese's Silence, as excerpted from the latest edition of Bright Wall/Dark Room.
John McNaughton talks about the making of his underrated 1993 film, Mad Dog and Glory, on the occasion of a special edition Blu-ray release from Kino Lorber.
A tribute to Stanley Donen.
A tribute to the late, great Dick Miller from his biggest fan.
The astounding and virtually unclassifiable movie from Elaine May gets the Criterion treatment.
A tribute to Andrea Riseborough's stunning 2018.
What if James Dean lived into the ‘60s and worked primarily with French New Wave directors?
An interview with the Oscar-nominated actor about producing and co-starring in Jacques Audiard's unusual Western, The Sisters Brothers.
A dispatch from the New York Film Festival on two documentaries and two revivals of film noir classics.
Claire Denis accepts the Golden Thumb at the 2018 Ebert Tribute at TIFF.
A collection of all of Roger Ebert's reviews of Spike Lee's films.
Matt writes: On August 2nd, Chaz Ebert announced that RogerEbert.com is gender balancing its regular rotation of film critics. Nell Minow, Monica Castillo and Tomris Laffly join Sheila O’Malley and Christy Lemire to round out the website’s roster of female critics to achieve a fifty-fifty split of five women and five men. The site also will publish more frequent contributions by diverse critics, including Castillo and Odie Henderson, who bring valued perspectives from their Cuban- and African-American roots. Minow has also been appointed the website's first female assistant editor.
A look back at the 1946 Powell & Pressburger film, which has now received a special 4K restoration from the Criterion Collection.
An interview with Laurent Bouzereau, director of "Five Came Back" and numerous documentaries on Spielberg, Hitchcock and other iconic filmmakers.
An article about the July 14th gala honoring Chicago International Film Festival founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
A review of a great new box set of six Marlene Dietrich films.
An article about Steve James, the American Film Institute's 2018 Guggenheim Honoree .
An interview with the legendary writer/director and film critic Paul Schrader about his new project, "First Reformed."
A video recap of the first few days of Cannes 2018.
An article about the retirement of Cinema/Chicago founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
Martin Scorsese received the honorary Carrosse d'Or award at the 50th Directors' Fortnight, which also screened a restoration of "Mean Streets."
A tribute to the legendary editor Anne V. Coates.
A report from the Cannes Film Festival about Asghar Farhadi's opening night film, "Everybody Knows," and this year's jury.
A look back at this past week's TCM Classic Film Festival, including the special guests and screenings.