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'The Grey' Affected Roger Ebert So Much, He Walked Out Of Next Screening

Remember The Grey? The Liam Neeson survival-action movie? It passed audiences by in 2011, making little impression box-office and taking just over $70 million on a budget of $25 million.Liam Neeson starred in the survival...

Oscar Nominations Court Controversy

The reaction to this week's Oscar nominations was a loud one, because Academy voters played it so safe in a year when films expanded to explore a diverse array of themes. Throughout 2014, actors and...

Josh Gad In Talks To Portray Late Film Critic Roger Ebert

Actor Josh Gad is reportedly in talks to portray late movie critic Roger Ebert in a new film opposite Will Ferrell.Russ & Roger Go Beyond will be based on the making of Beyond The Valley...

Stars Including Philip Seymour Hoffman Honoured At Oscars

Philip Seymour Hoffman, James Gandolfini and Paul Walker were among those honoured at the Oscars.The late actors were remembered at the prestigious ceremony which took place on March 2 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood,...

Roger Ebert Documentary Surpasses Crowdfunding Campaign Goal

The filmmakers behind a new documentary about beloved movie critic Roger Ebert have surpassed their crowdfunding campaign goal and will premiere the film at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival.Last November (13), Hoop Dreams director Steve...

'The Maltese Falcon' Sells For $4 Million, But What's The Most Expensive Movie Item?

The Maltese Falcon, a statuette of a bird featuring in the classic 1941 detective thriller, sold for more than $4 million at Bonhams auction house on Monday (November 25, 2013).The Maltese Falcon Sold For $4...

Martin Scorsese Launches Crowdfunding Campaign For New Documentary

Veteran director Martin Scorsese has launched a campaign to help fund and promote a new documentary about beloved film critic Roger Ebert.The Taxi Driver filmmaker has turned to fans for help on his latest project...

Roger Ebert In Line For Hometown Memorial Statue

Late film critic Roger Ebert is set to be honoured with a life-size bronze statue in his hometown of Urbana, Illinois, if organisers can raise $125,000 (£83,330) for the tribute.The statue will go in front...

Fascinating Fact: 3841558

The Telluride Film Festival in Colorado, which begins on Thursday (29Aug13), will be dedicated, in part, to beloved movie critic Roger Ebert, who lost his battle with cancer in April (13).

Ebert's Widow Developing Review Site

Chaz Ebert, the widow of Chicago Sun-Times film critic Roger Ebert, has informed Ebert's fans that she plans to expand his website, Rogerebert.com, to provide an outlet for film criticism for both new and seasoned...

Tilda Swinton Leads Dance Along At Ebertfest 2013

Tilda Swinton led a conga line to Barry White's 'You're the First, the Last, My Everything' last weekend.The 52-year-old award-winning actress leapt down the aisle and rounded 1,500 people onto their feet for a dance-along...

Dance Tribute To Roger Ebert Led By Tilda Swinton, To Barry White Song

If there’s one thing Tilda Swinton knows how to do (and we reckon she knows how to do far more than just the one thing), it’s ‘create a stir’ and that’s exactly what she did...

Tilda Swinton Kicks Off Spontaneous Dance Party In Memory Of Roger Ebert

Tilda Swinton might be one of the most respected actresses in Hollywood, but the woman isn’t afraid to get down, yo! At the annual Ebertfest – the affectionate name for “Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival,...

Tilda Swinton Leads Dance Party For Roger Ebert

Actress Tilda Swinton paid tribute to late movie critic Roger Ebert at his annual film festival in Illinois on Saturday (20Apr13) by turning the event into a dance party in his memory.Ebert lost his battle...

Ben Stiller Received Personal Apology From Roger Ebert Over Zoolander Review

Funnyman Ben Stiller received a personal apology from Roger Ebert after the legendary film critic slated his 2001 movie Zoolander.The late writer, who lost his battle with cancer earlier this month (04Apr13), published a scathing...

Ebertfest Day Two Continues To Celebrate The Legacy Of Roger Ebert

The passing of Roger Ebert earlier this month was met with unanimous respect for one of the movie industries' most revered critics and essayists. Over the course of the week, Ebkert will have his praises...

Stars Gather In Chicago For Roger Ebert Memorial

Stars including John Cusack and his sister Joan gathered to honour the life and work of beloved U.S. film critic Roger Ebert at a memorial service in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday (11Apr13).The 70 year old...

Ben Affleck Moved By Roger Ebert's Final Review Of To The Wonder

Actors Ben Affleck and Rachel Mcadams paid tribute to Roger Ebert at the premiere of their new movie To The Wonder, which was the last film to be reviewed by the tragic critic, on Tuesday...

Late Film Critic Roger Ebert Laid To Rest At Chicago Cathedral

Roger Ebert funeral was held today in his native Illinois, with the great film critique laid to rest in front of family, friends and well wishes at Chicago's Holy Name Cathedral. The only man to...

Friends And Family Remember Roger Ebert At Funeral

Beloved film critic Roger Ebert was remembered by friends and family members during a memorial service in his native Illinois on Monday (08Apr13).The 70 year old lost his longtime battle with cancer last week (04Apr13),...

Ebert's Final Review Is Posted

When Roger Ebert died last week at the age of 70, several movie columnists assumed that his final review was the one that was last published -- of the film adaptation of Stephanie Meyer's The...

Roger Ebert Memorial To Take Place On Monday

Fans of beloved film critic Roger Ebert have been invited to bid farewell to the star at a memorial service in Chicago, Illinois, on Monday (08Apr13).The Pulitzer Prize-winning film buff and longtime Chicago Sun-Times contributor...

Richard Roeper Remembers The Late Roger Ebert

Before his death on Thursday after a reoccurrence of cancer, Roger Ebert forged a reputation as a stellar film critic. His honest, brash style made his reviews thoroughly entertaining, and despite his unflinching style, he...

Remembering Roger Ebert – The Late Critic Who Made Reviewing Films His Art

It’s not often actors and film directors combine to praise a film critic. But – such was his influence to cinema – it’s hard to find a bad word for Roger Ebert, who passed away...

Film Buffs Mourn Roger Ebert's Death At Age 70

The world of cinema mourns the death of Roger Ebert today. The most influential film critic and the man, who taught a generation to love “the movies” died yesterday at the age of 70.Ebert had...

Ebert's Death Prompts Hundreds Of Eulogies

The death of Chicago Sun-Times film critic Roger Ebert has elicited a flood of heartfelt tributes -- from President Obama to teenage moviegoers. Virtually every film critic submitted a eulogy, many of them describing how...

Roger Ebert Dies Aged 70: The Five Movies He Hated The Most

Roger Ebert, the esteemed American journalist, movie critic and screenwriter, has died aged 70 after a long battle with cancer. Ebert worked as a critic for the Chicago Sun-Times from 1967 right up until his...

Filmmakers Vow To Complete Roger Ebert Documentary

Filmmakers behind a new documentary about late movie critic Roger Ebert's life have vowed to complete the project following his death.Sources close to the film, titled Life, have revealed they knew Ebert was close to...

U.s. President And Celebrities Pay Tribute To Film Critic Roger Ebert

U.S. President Barack Obama joined director Darren Aronofsky, actress Marlee Matlin and comedian Steve Martin as tributes for celebrated film critic Roger Ebert flooded the Internet following his death on Thursday (04Apr13).The beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Roger Ebert Was Set To Start Hospice Care On Day He Died

Beloved U.S. film critic Roger Ebert was set to start hospice care on the day he lost his fight with cancer, according to his wife.The Pulitzer Prize-winning movie expert revealed he was facing a new...

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Martin Freeman Joins Cast Of Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War'

Having already comprehensively nailed the art of portraying literary characters...

U2 Surprise New Yorkers By Busking In Grand Central Station

U2 caused a bit of a stir in New York this week by performing a secret gig...

ITV Escapes Investigation Over Kanye West's Brits Performance

Kanye West’s performance at the Brit Awards will not be the subject of an...

Tangerine Trailer Offers A Tasty Treat

Take two transgender prostitutes, one busy Christmas Eve and a tale of betrayal and you have the basic premise to...

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Rihanna, Sarah Jessica Parker, FKA Twigs: The Weird And The Wonderful Met Ball Looks

Last night the world’s most famous and fashionable descended upon...

Idris Elba Breaks British Land Speed Record

As if it wasn’t enough being one of the downright coolest actors and musicians on Earth, Idris Elba has given...

First Pics Of 'Suicide Squad' Cast Revealed

DC Comics fans, stop what you’re doing and pay attention! Suicide Squad director David Ayers has shared the first...

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Feature In Disney's Next 'Infinity' Game

Major video game news today, as Disney released some details about...

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