This is rare, nuanced storytelling, anchored by one of Brad Pitt’s career-best performances and remarkable technical elements on every level. It’s a special film.
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Dashing or menacing, depending on the role, Rutger Hauer was a one-of-a-kind screen presence.
An op-ed on the Cannes controversy surrounding Alain Delon.
A look ahead at the 2019 summer movie season, starring ten of our most anticipated films.
Far-Flung Correspondent Gerardo Valero reflects on one of his favorite movies, The Poseidon Adventure.
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.
Tomris Laffly's picks for the best of 2018.
The best films of 2018, as chosen by Brian Tallerico.
A compilation of our rave reviews of 2018.
A look back at the major films that screened at the Los Cabos Film Festival earlier this month.
A closer look at the emotional truth behind Olivia, the Westie from Widows.
An interview with Gillian Flynn about co-writing the Steve McQueen heist film, Widows.
The vitality of "The Hate U Give" and "Widows"; Identifying as a witch; Farewell Filmstruck; Revisiting "The Halloween Tree"; A disservice to Freddie Mercury.
An in-depth look at what's playing this month at the Chicago International Film Festival.
A sneak peek at this year's Chicago International Film Festival, which runs from October 10-21.
A look ahead at the films set to come out in the fall season, starring ten of our most anticipated titles.
On how the Oscar race gained focus after Venice, Telluride, and TIFF.
On two world premieres from two Oscar nominees, Barry Jenkins and Steve McQueen. They also happen to be two of the best films of 2018.
The 20 films world premiering at the Toronto Film Festival that you can expect to find covered here over the next week, among many others.
Matt writes: In her latest edition of Thumbnails, Chaz Ebert has chosen to place a spotlight on in-depth conversations with various critics including Matt Zoller Seitz, Claudia Puig, A.O. Scott, Susan Wloszczyna, Dan Callahan and more. In addition to reading the full slate of articles, make sure to watch the video embedded below of the epic critics panel from this year's Ebertfest, featuring such esteemed writers as Leonard Maltin, Michael Phillips and Richard Roeper.
After all these years it’s hard for me to say if “Earthquake” is either a guilty pleasure or a movie so bad that it’s good.
Chaz writes to Roger about attending the Oscars without him.
An article about the 2018 Academy Award nominees.
A preview of the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, which starts tomorrow.
A look at some of the details that makes the Cars films more authentic than most live-action racing movies.
A report on Day 2 of Ebertfest 2017.