Chris Smith’s documentary Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond looks at Carrey’s immersive screen performance as Andy Kaufman.
Two psychologically loaded horror classics return for Halloween.
The Rocket Boys author is suing Universal and others over a 2015 Chicago-area musical adaptation.
Noting the major films to play at the University of Chicago this quarter, several of which are unavailable on DVD in the United States
The movie adaptation of Nicholas Meyer’s best seller comes to Blu-Ray.
A conversation about the 1971 psychodrama with Northwest Chicago Film Society programmer Kyle Westphal
The ten biggest turkeys I’ve reviewed
Announcing my six-week class on the versatile James Whale, director of Frankenstein, Show Boat, and much more
Remembering the great British director, whose 1936 Show Boat screens this week from a restored print
John Krasinski and Drew Barrymore save the whales in a superior children’s drama
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
New reviews and notable films in this week’s issue.
Green Zone reduces America’s blundering invasion of Iraq to a generic thriller.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s Chicago Reader.
The Universal monster classic finally gets a remake—with a twist, of course