The Lion King
The movie is never less interesting than when it's trying to be the original Lion King, and never more compelling than when it's carving out…
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A tribute to the late, great John Singleton.
Matt writes: For the second year in a row, I had the great privilege of representing RogerEbert.com in the Oscar press room, providing coverage of the 91st Academy Awards from my perch backstage, where all the winners of the night came to answer questions and thank everyone they forgot onstage (or couldn't mention due to the limited time). You can read my full report here, including my interactions with such talents as Alfonso Cuarón, as well as Nick Allen's report of the telecast itself.
Ebert Fellow Whitney Spencer shares her closing thoughts on Sundance 2019.
A review of three documentaries that had their world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival.
Highlights of CIFF 2017; Frances McDormand's Difficult Women; Interview with Sananda Maitreya; Denis Villeneuve on "Blade Runner 2049"; Crimes of Harvey Weinstein.
A report on classic films restored and presented at this year's Venice Film Festival.
An interview with Paul McCartney.
Chaz Ebert reports on "Okja," "The Square," "Jupiter's Moon" and "120 Beats Per Minute" in her third video dispatch from Cannes 2017.
An essay on Prince's masculinity, artistry and blackness.
A preview of Chicago's second-annual DOC10 Film Festival, highlighting eight films including "The Cinema Travelers," "Whose Streets?" and "Rat Film."
An interview with Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer, director and subject of "Into the Inferno."
An article about dancing for charity and joy in the Dancing With the Giordano Stars on October 6 in Chicago
Separating the artist from the art isn't as easy as it sounds.
The staff of RogerEbert.com shares their memories of Prince.
An interview with the writer and director of "Once" and "Sing Street."
An interview with Cliff Curtis, star/executive producer of "The Dark Horse."
Sheila writes: Many of you have probably already heard the exciting news that Guillermo Del Toro's stunning "Crimson Peak" has been chosen as the opening film of this year's Ebertfest (from April 13th, through Sunday, April 17th), with Del Toro attending as the honorary guest. Seeing "Crimson Peak", in all its visual splendor, on the gigantic screen at the Virginia Theater in Champaign, Illinois, will be thrilling. You can read more information here (with links to purchase Ebertfest passes). The other films that will play at Ebertfest have not been announced yet, but stay tuned!
A preview of our most anticipated titles at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
A look at the latest additions to the now-completed Sundance 2016 lineup.
Highlights of the live-action portion of 2015's D23, featuring "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "Captain America: Civil War," and more!
A review of "In the Company of Legends" by Joan Kramer and David Heeley.
An excerpt from the book, "Harmony Korine: Interviews by Eric Kohn."
"LIFE ITSELF" DEBUTS AT #1 IN SPECIALTY BOX OFFICE
True story, kind of.
Tom Shales comments on the television news coverage of the George Zimmerman trial. The media avoided the big issues of race and justice in favor of a sensationalistic 'who will win' approach.