New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Tag: Bing Crosby
The Reader’s guide to the Chicago Jewish Film Festival, which starts this weekend
The second editon of the annual festival opens Saturday at Century 12/CineArts 6 in Evanston.
The Wrecking Crew reveals the faces behind the hits
A long-gestating documentary looks at the session players who created the west-coast sound.
A tale of two minstrel shows
A teacher at West Chicago High School said he’d planned a student minstrel show to start a conversation about racism. Was he serious?
Weekly Top Five: Nobody’s perfect—the best of Billy Wilder
Top five Billy Wilder films