It becomes repetitive, nonsensical, and just loud after everyone gets an origin story and we're left with nothing to do but go boom.
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A tribute to Robert Evans.
An essay about Martin Scorsese's Rolling Thunder Revue, as excerpted from the online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room.
A dispatch from the New York Film Festival on the latest from Kelly Reichardt, Oliver Laxe, Eloy Enciso Cachafeiro, and Pietro Marcello.
Our Managing Editor and staff give some love to Music Box on its 90th birthday.
From a childhood of pain, a lifetime of art.
An interview with the legendary critic J. Hoberman on the release of his book Make My Day.
An interview with Tom Skerritt on the 40th anniversary of Alien.
Julianne Moore is one of cinema’s greatest laughers, and one of its greatest criers.
The full line-up of films screening at the 21st Roger Ebert Film Festival-Ebertfest 2019, is unveiled.
An interview with director Christian Petzold about his new film, Transit.
With FilmStruck gone and no real alternative filling the void at present, Amazon is in a prime position to grab up fans of classic movies.
An interview with film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum about his new two-volume book collection, Cinematic Encounters.
A look back at David Byrne's "True Stories," which just received a special Blu-ray release from the Criterion Collection.
A look back at Robert Altman's Quintet, as part of Scout Tafoya's monthly video essay series on maligned masterpieces.
Reviews from the New York Film Festival of the latest by Alfonso Cuaron, Alex Ross Perry, the Coen brothers and Julian Schnabel.
A preview of the 56th annual New York Film Festival.
An interview with the writers behind "The Front Runner," a new film about Senator Gary Hart's scandal in 1988.
The 10th anniversary of the Chicago edition of the traveling Noir City festival runs from August 17 to 23 at the Music Box Theatre.
A deep dive into the acting career of Glenn Close, celebrating a performer who gets more out of stillness than almost any other actor.
An excerpt from Jason Bailey's new book, "It's Okay With Me: Hollywood, The 1970s, and the Return of the Private Eye."
An interview with Keith Carradine and Alan Rudolph.
A tribute to the late Oscar-winning filmmaker, Milos Forman.
A look at the work of John Williams outside of his greatest hits.
An article about this year's nominees for the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
An in-depth look at an ambitious retrospective at NYC's Film Society of Lincoln Center that celebrates one of cinema's greatest years.