Farewell to a Reader contributor and much-valued colleague
The new essay collection The Earth Dies Streaming collects his work from 2002 to 2018.
Reader reviews of the top films
University of Chicago Press issues Movies That Mattered, a follow-up to the longtime Reader staffer’s 2011 book When Movies Mattered.
The Dissolve, Pitchfork Media’s movie site, is no more
Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Steve James discusses his life in the Chicago suburbs and his new film on Roger Ebert, Life Itself.
The conclusion of a far-ranging conversation with a film critic and historian based in Sao Paulo
Noah Baumbach’s entertaining new comedy pays tribute to 60s French New Wave films, but to what end?
Talking with the filmmaker and former Reader contributor about his work
On the late movie critic and literary adventurer
A personal reminiscence about the late Chicago film critic
A short consideration of living with bipolar disorder
Feeling ambivalent about the recent French drama Polisse. But how will I feel in three decades?
The Reader debuts an alphabetical database of its huge long-review catalog
Muppets fans rage against the Reader‘s ho-hum movie review.