The Reader debuts an alphabetical database of its huge long-review catalog
Hiroshi Teshigahara’s Japanese ghost story Pitfall screens tonight at Chicago Cultural Center.
A preview of movies playing in Chicago from January 6 – 12.
This week on the Bleader: Resolution Week—also, a recap of Variations on a Theme
Going through J.R. Jones’s year-end film list, thinking about politics
A summary of movies screening in Chicago between December 30 and January 5.
Our year-end review continues with Mia Hansen-Love’s Goodbye, First Love.
Our year-end review continues with Lee Chang-dong’s Poetry
A reconsideration of Satyajit Ray’s lesser-known 1965 feature in light of Jason Reitman’s latest, Young Adult.
Our year-end review continues with Manoel de Oliveira’s The Strange Case of Angelica.
A reflection on Kenneth Lonergan’s Margaret and the Judd Apatow-produced comedy Bridesmaids.
Our year-end review continues with Tsui Hark’s Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame.
Stephen Cone, writer-director of The Wise Kids, talks about that film and other projects.
Our best of 2011 countdown revisits Takashi Miike’s 13 Assassins.
Our year-end review of favorite movies in 2011 begins with a reappraisal of And Everything Is Going Fine.