A former cabbie talks to writer Reginald Edmund about Ride Share at Writers Theatre—and the real-life experiences that inspired it.
The auteur doesn’t show much growth in his most recent self-indulgent work.
Steven Spielberg’s film is a reminder of how much fun journalism can be.
Reader reviews of the top films
Joe Wright’s biopic captures a great leader but not the people who empowered him.
The latest from Christopher Nolan and Luc Besson are both weighed down by their sense of spectacle.
ArcLight Cinemas is partnering with the Chicago Architecture Foundation on a monthly curated film series that will run from January to April 2017.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
The Music Box’s festival, devoted to the celluloid format, begins tonight.
New reviews and notable sceenings in this week’s issue
Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic has a few things in common with 2001: A Space Odyssey, you say? Let’s put it to the test.
Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar is long on idea but short on story.
Weekly Top Five: Korean New Wave
With Man of Steel, the screenwriters of the “Dark Knight” trilogy take a crack at the original superhero.
In Deceptive Practice, master illusionist Ricky Jay remembers the stage magicians who shaped him.