In Memoriam 1942 – 2013 “Roger Ebert loved movies.”

RogerEbert.com

Thumb creed ii poster

Creed II

Creed II falls victim to the sins of sequelitis—it’s bigger, louder and more grandiose than its predecessor—yet manages to right itself by not losing focus…

Thumb grindelwald poster

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

While the original Harry Potter saga achieved a magnificent balance between the heart-pounding and the thought-provoking, the Fantastic Beasts spin-off universe still struggles to find…

Other Reviews
Review Archives
Thumb xbepftvyieurxopaxyzgtgtkwgw

Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

Other Reviews
Great Movie Archives
Other Articles
Blog Archives
Primary unnamed

"Life Itself" Among Best Documentary Nominees at the Gotham Awards

"Life Itself," Steve James's acclaimed documentary about the life and legacy of iconic film critic Roger Ebert, has received its first major nomination of the 2014 awards season. The film has been nominated by the Gotham Independent Film Awards in the Best Documentary category. Other nominees in the category are Robert Greene's "Actress," Laura Poitras's "CITIZENFOUR," Stephanie Spray and Pacho Velez's "Manakamana" and Marshall Curry's "Point and Shoot."

Richard Linklater's audacious, widely praised drama, "Boyhood," earned the most nominations with four nods including Best Picture. Films also vying for the top prize are Alejandro G. Iñárritu's "Birdman," Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel," Ira Sachs's "Love Is Strange" and Jonathan Glazer's "Under the Skin." 

Winners will be announced at the official ceremony Monday, December 1st, at 6:30pm at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. The full list of nominees will soon be posted at the Gotham Awards site.


Advertisement

Popular Blog Posts

Who do you read? Good Roger, or Bad Roger?

This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...

Jughead, J’Adore

An ode to Jughead Jones.

In the '90s, Batman was at its best in Mask of the Phantasm

An appreciation of Batman: Mask of the Phantasm as its 25th anniversary approaches.

Reveal Comments
comments powered by Disqus