Knightley gives one of her best performances as a girl with spirit and talent who becomes a woman with ferocity and a voice
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If all blockbuster-sized entertainments were even half as ambitious and ingenious as these films have been, moviegoers would be infinitely better off.
An article about the July 14th gala honoring Chicago International Film Festival founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
An article about the retirement of Cinema/Chicago founder and CEO Michael Kutza.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD including Coco, Darkest Hour, Murder on the Orient Express, and The Florida Project!
Chaz Ebert lists her favorite films of 2017.
A CIFF 2017 dispatch featuring reviews of Vanessa Redgrave's "Sea Sorrow," Laura Mora’s “Killing Jesús” and Milad Alami's "The Charmer."
An interview with Oscar-winning actress Vanessa Redgrave about her directorial effort "Sea Sorrow" and her work in "Blow-Up."
A New York Film Festival report on three Big Apple premieres.
A list of films and special events to check out when attending this year's Chicago International Film Festival.
A dispatch from the New York Film Festival with works by Agnes Varda, Isabelle Huppert, and Vanessa Redgrave.
A report on some good films coming your way from Telluride and Toronto this year.
Premieres at this weekend's Telluride Film Festival include the latest from Alexander Payne, Errol Morris, Greta Gerwig, Angelina Jolie, Guillermo del Toro and more.
On the latest from Lynne Ramsay and Fatih Akin.
A report on the opening day press conference for Cannes 2017 and the premieres of "Ismael's Ghosts" and "Loveless."
A preview of the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.
The latest on Blu-ray and streaming services, including "Paterson," "Silence" and "20th Century Women."
An interview with the legendary Sam Schacht about the art of Method Acting.
A preview of the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
Director James Ivory talks about his film adaptation of E.M. Forster's classic novel.
The first films announced for the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
An interview with the star of "I Saw the Light," Tom Hiddleston.
A celebration of Maggie Smith's career and a review of Michael Coveney's new biography about the actress.
Three films from TIFF 2015 starring Natalie Portman, Charlotte Rampling and Helen Mirren.
Sheila writes: John Lennon kept a sketchbook throughout his life, filled with little drawings and doodles, and in 1986 Yoko Ono commissioned Oscar-winning animator John Canemaker to make them into a short film. The short film, "The John Lennon Sketchbook" hit Youtube officially on May 15 of this year. The images are accompanied by audio recordings of John and Yoko talking about their relationship, bantering and joking. It's lovely. You can watch the film below.
A report on "Haemoo," "Foxcatcher" and "American Sniper" from the 2014 AFI Fest.