All posts tagged "Roger Ebert"

  • Poetry In Motion: Watch Roger Ebert’s Musings on Mike Figgis’ Stormy Monday Come to Life (Video)

    Sense memory has long been a practice of method actors. But have you ever seen it put into action to review a film? Roger Ebert...

  • 15 Essential Empathetic Films: Movies to Change Minds, Mold Moral Consciousness and Heal the World

    In Steve James’ beautiful documentary Life Itself (2014), these are the first words we hear from critic Roger Ebert, whose life and death will be...

  • Fighting the Deafening Chorus of “No”: Michael Shannon and Ramin Bahrani on Real-Estate Thriller 99 Homes

    Ramin Bahrani’s third feature film, 2008’s Chop Shop, was declared by Roger Ebert as one of the 10 best films of the aughts. Going beyond...

  • Taking it Personally: On source site Life Itself and Missing Roger Ebert

    I had known Roger Ebert for a couple of years when I formed my first lasting impression of him. After a movie we’d just watched...

  • enter site MovieMaker’s Summer 2014 Issue Hits Stands Today!

    MovieMaker Magazine’s Summer 2014 issue, with cover stars Joe Swanberg and Melanie Lynskey, hits newsstands around the U.S. and Canada June 24, 2014. “Joe Swanberg...