FilmStruck presents the films of influential French filmmaker Jean-Pierre Melville.
The Gene Siskel Film Center begins a five-week retrospective of the director’s work this weekend.
Highlights from the filmography of action maestro John Woo
Checking out the John Woo-produced Taiwanese action film playing (under the radar) at River East 21
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Checking out a 1991 crime drama by the great Hong Kong filmmaker
Last night’s show was awesome!
New movies open today for the holiday weekend, including Fantastic Mr. Fox. Also: a recap of the fall’s best movies still screening in theaters.
John Woo’s Chinese historical war epic “Red Cliff” plays a free preview screening Monday 11/16 at Landmark’s Century Centre.
Ebert on von Trier’s Antichrist, screening Monday at River East 21 as part of the Chicago International Film Festival: “Von Trier’s original intention, it’s said, was to reveal at the end that the world was created by Satan, not God: That evil, not goodness, reigns ascendant. His finished film reflects the same idea, but not […]
Selected films making their Chicago premieres at the festival through Thursday, October 15