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

RogerEbert.com

Thumb roma

Roma

It’s a masterful achievement in filmmaking as an empathy machine, a way for us to spend time in a place, in an era, and with…

Thumb robin hood poster

Robin Hood

A disjointed, often incoherent take on the legend, squandering some good ideas.

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

The best American film of the last 25 years?

mx.jpg 

"Look in your heart!"

Andy Horbal at No More Marriages! is asking for opinions: "What is the single best American fiction film made during the last 25 years?"

My choice is just to the right...

(If it was nonfiction, I'd go with Errol Morris's "Fast, Cheap & Out of Control.")

And don't forget to send your choices & comments to Andy!

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...

Twilight Turns Ten: What the Response to a Hit Franchise Tells Us About Who’s Allowed to be a Tastemaker

An essay on the legacy of Twilight and how the critical response to it matters to how we talk about hit franchises.

Reveal Comments
comments powered by Disqus