CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Sun-Times says it will replace Roger Ebert with the late famed movie critic’s former colleague Richard Roeper. The newspaper announced Thursday it has officially named… More
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Organizers in Roger Ebert’s hometown announced plans Tuesday to try to raise $125,000 to build a life-size bronze statue of the late famed film critic. The… More
August is an exciting month for Asian American filmmaking; alongside a focus on Japanese American cinema, we also present the feature debuts of several talented new voices who are reshaping the American independent film landscape.
CHICAGO (AP) — Actors, directors and film critics have gathered in Chicago to honor the late movie critic Roger Ebert. The movie reviewer’s widow, Chaz Ebert, welcomed her husband’s fans… More
CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert, one of the nation’s most influential film critics who used newspapers, television and social media to take readers into theaters and even into his own… More
Roger Ebert could be tough on filmmakers, but unlike many critics, he earned their respect. So much so that they claimed him as one of their own when the Directors Guild of America made Ebert an honorary lifetime member at the group’s awards ceremony four years ago.
Ten things to remember about acclaimed film critic Roger Ebert, who died on Thursday:
The death of film critic Roger Ebert elicits wide reaction from directors, fellow critics and others: “Roger loved movies. They were his life. His reviews went far deeper than simply… More
Film critic Roger Ebert has died, the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper said in a Twitter posting on Thursday.
Acclaimed film critic Roger Ebert said he’s been diagnosed with cancer again and that he will scale back his prolific writing of movie reviews while undergoing radiation treatment.