Like many people, I basically grew up reading Roger Ebert's opinions on film. I found his voice to be the definitive reference when I wanted to get a read on what was worthy of seeing from week to week.
An entire film could have been made about the just specifics of his and it probably would have been compelling, but Life Itself is a film that stays true to the whole-scope focus that Ebert put into his memoir on which…
No film this year took me by bigger surprise than Silver Linings Playbook, a dazzling romantic comedy featuring the type of dysfunctional people that reside in David O. Russell's wheelhouse as a filmmaker. Not since Three Kings and Flirting With Disaster has he been so in tune with his strengths, and it resulted in what might be his crowning achievement.
As much as both The Fighter and I Heart Huckabees are enormously appreciated by most people, I found each of…
I saw this on opening night, but I've waited two days to write down some of my thoughts on it and it already feels like I'm late to the party. There have been countless reviews logged in on here as of late, so I feel compelled to keep this semi-short and ultra-sweet, because its outrageous brilliance is no longer a mystery.
We knew it would only be a matter of time before Tarantino would create an epic spaghetti western, and…