The House That Jack Built
Ultimately, it’s more of an inconsistent cry into the void than the conversation starter it could have been.
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Red Dead Redemption 2 is a masterpiece that owes a great debt to everyone from John Ford to David Milch.
A review of two films that played at CIFF on William Friedkin and Buster Keaton.
An in-depth look at what's playing this month at the Chicago International Film Festival.
A report from the Venice Film Festival on the latest from directors Brady Corbet, S. Craig Zahler, and Julian Schnabel.
Reviews of three films shown at the Fantasia International Film Festival, including the world premiere of an Indonesian "Django Unchained."
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.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including Wonder, Only the Brave, Roman J. Israel, The Ballad of Lefty Brown, and Walking Out.
Todd Haynes' latest is a near-silent film with passages of great beauty but a concept that never quite gels.
The star and director of "The Ballad of Lefty Brown" talk about their revisionist Western.
A preview of the horror film festival Cinepocalypse, starting this week at the Music Box in Chicago.
The 25 films we're most excited to see during the fall of 2017.
An interview with director Amanda Lipitz about her documentary, "Step."
On three of the best films from this year's Fantasia Festival in Montreal.
Wednesday, July 18, is the 20th anniversary of our marriage. How can I begin to tell you about Chaz? She fills my horizon, she is the great fact of my life, she has my love, she saved me from the fate of living out my life alone, which is where I seemed to be heading. If my cancer had come, and it would have, and Chaz had not been there with me, I can imagine a descent into lonely decrepitude. I was very sick. I might have vegetated in hopelessness. This woman never lost her love, and when it was necessary she forced me to want to live. She was always there believing I could do it, and her love was like a wind forcing me back from the grave.
A tribute to the great Mario Bava, whose films will be shown at the Quad starting today.
A celebration of "Baby Driver" filmmaker Edgar Wright and his love for movies.
An interview with writer/director Edgar Wright about his heart-pumping action film, "Baby Driver."
A review of the new Syfy series "Blood Drive," which starts tonight at 9pm.
A tribute to the late actor Michael Parks.
A SXSW dispatch on three timely films from young, talented directors.
A reprint of Roger Ebert's review of "Valley Girl," screening February 17th at the New Beverly Cinema.
I see a movie almost every year on my birthday; some are better than others.
A report from the inaugural edition of the Macau International Film Festival.
An interview composer Raphael Saadiq about making the music for "Underground," "Insecure" and more.
A essay on Elvis Mitchell and his radio interview series, "The Treatment."