Mayoral candidate Bill Daley’s proposed City Council cuts don’t sound so bad with aldermen talking like mobsters.
“Mike Pence, along with President Trump, are doing it for every American right now,” our governor says.
The director’s latest is cerebral, stoic, and tranquil, but it still shares much in common with his other films.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
In anticipation of the Chicago Humanities Festival program “Year in Review: 1990,” a writer looks back at moments from the year of her birth.
Blood Ties and Gambit: two genre films from the “disappearing middle” of American cinema
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Monday, August 19
Weekly top five: Martin Scorsese films
Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson star in Michael Bay’s satire of the American dream.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
New reviews and notable films in this week’s Chicago Reader.
How six recent Columbia College grads got Hollywood muscle to help them make their mob movie
Is The Departed the film of a director on his last legs? At least one critic seems to think so.