The Standoff at Sparrow Creek
It’s the kind of movie that will make “Underrated” lists in ten months. Don’t wait that long. See it now.
* 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.
At a time of seemingly unprecedented dysfunction in our nation’s capital and public confidence in its lawmakers at an all-time low, is it time for Duck Soup, with its farcical take on government, to go viral?
An ode to Sam Raimi's A Simple Plan on its 20th anniversary.
Chaz Ebert and the RogerEbert.com group of writers wishes you Happy Holidays!
An article announcing the selection of the Ebert Fellows for the Sundance Institute covering the Sundance Film Festival, January 24-February 3, 2019.
The best films of 2018, according to Odie Henderson.
An interview with Peter Hedges, writer/director of Ben is Back.
A review of the Criterion box set of Ingmar Bergman's films.
There's a moment when you get lost in a memory so intense that when you emerge, you aren't sure if you've been spacing out for a second or a minute. That's where Nicolas Roeg's cinema lived.
An article about this year's special achievement honorees spotlighted by the African American Film Critics Association.
An essay on the legacy of Twilight and how the critical response to it matters to how we talk about hit franchises.
Matt writes: Passes for the 21st annual Roger Ebert's Film Festival (a.k.a. Ebertfest) in Champaign, Illinois, are now on sale. The same amount of films will be screened next year, though the festival will take place over four days instead of five, enabling the closing night festivities to pack an even greater punch. Please join us for Ebertfest 2019, running from Wednesday, April 10th, through Saturday, April 13th.
An announcement of Ebertfest 2019 passes going on sale Thursday, November 1st, along with a video of the festival's 20th anniversary.
A look at the winners of this year's Chicago International Film Festival, including the recipient of this year's Roger Ebert Award.
A dispatch from the 2018 Reykjavík International Film Festival, featuring a review of Benedikt Erlingsson’s "Woman at War," coverage of the Jonas Mekas exhibition and an interview with "Phoenix" director Camilla Strøm Henriksen.
Rescuing "The Other Side of the Wind"; Why Elaine May is a National Treasure; In praise of "Bull"; A decade of Lady Gaga; Why Saying "Me Too" Isn't Enough.
On the new Criterion release of Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life, which includes a new 50-minute-longer extended cut of the masterpiece.
An article about the first ever Roger Ebert Symposium entitled "Empathy for the Universe" set for Monday, October 1st, in Urbana.
Claire Denis accepts the Golden Thumb at the 2018 Ebert Tribute at TIFF.
Bill Morrison's graphic novel based on the movie comes out this week, from Titan Comics.
A special edition of Thumbnails chronicling the success of "Crazy Rich Asians" and the current state of representation in Hollywood.
A look back at my Telluride Film Festival Journal from August 28th to September 1st, 2008
A collection of all of Roger Ebert's reviews of Spike Lee's films.
An interview with director Carl Franklin, on the occasion of his film "One False Move" receiving a special presentation at Chicago's upcoming Noir City festival.
An article about five male and five female writers who are gender balancing RogerEbert.com's regular rotation of film critics.
An article about Project Involve's inclusive storytelling in the Hollywood landscape as it celebrates its 25th anniversary with a fundraiser on Saturday, September 22nd.