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Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Cannes 2019: Justice Singleton on the Legacy of Her Father, John Singleton
Her role on "The O.C." helped inspire "Laguna Beach." Now, after more than a decade, she's doing a reality crossover.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Cannes 2019: The Traitor, Oh Mercy
Her role on "The O.C." helped inspire "Laguna Beach." Now, after more than a decade, she's doing a reality crossover.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Honoring Alain Delon in Cannes Was The Right Thing To Do, Here's Why
"According to Stormy Daniels, that's two bonus minutes," Colbert joked Wednesday night.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Booksmart
Kristen Arnett, Tope Folarin, Jean Kwok and De'Shawn Charles Winslow talk about their new books.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Cannes 2019: Abel Ferrara Returns to the Festival With Tommaso
Nearly the entire cast has assembled for the movie, due in September. Only Lily James is conspicuously absent.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 23, 2019

Renee Zellweger Holds Court in Netflix's Soapy Series What/If
Nearly the entire cast has assembled for the movie, due in September. Only Lily James is conspicuously absent.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 22, 2019

Cannes 2019: Frankie, Parasite, Matthias & Maxime
Apple's wireless earbuds have led to questions about personal tech as environmental scourge and punch line.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 22, 2019

Cannes 2019 Video #4: Pain and Glory, A Hidden Life, Portrait of a Lady on Fire and More
Apple's wireless earbuds have led to questions about personal tech as environmental scourge and punch line.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 22, 2019

Aladdin
In "Spying on the South," Tony Horwitz recreates a trip taken by Frederick Law Olmsted in the early 1850s.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 22, 2019

Book Review: Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse: The Ultimate History
In "Spying on the South," Tony Horwitz recreates a trip taken by Frederick Law Olmsted in the early 1850s.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 21, 2019

Cannes 2019: Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood
We asked the director how the franchise's greatest sequences came to be. His answers involved phrases like "theater of pain."

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 21, 2019

Cannes 2019: Once Upon a Time in ... Hollywood
We asked the director how the franchise's greatest sequences came to be. His answers involved phrases like "theater of pain."

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 21, 2019

Cannes 2019: Quentin Tarantino Brings Hollywood to Cannes
We asked the director how the franchise's greatest sequences came to be. His answers involved phrases like "theater of pain."

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 21, 2019

The Tomorrow Man
The Cannes Film Festival is also a marketplace where merchants flaunt movies that haven't been made yet, in the hope of drawing media attention and buyers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 21, 2019

Friendships Are Kind of Magical: Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein on Booksmart
The Cannes Film Festival is also a marketplace where merchants flaunt movies that haven't been made yet, in the hope of drawing media attention and buyers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

Cannes 2019: Family Romance LLC, The Climb, The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao
Ms. Kyo, whose dedication to her craft left Akira Kurosawa "speechless," rose to fame during an extraordinarily creative period in Japanese filmmaking.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

Cannes 2019: Young Ahmed, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Adam
Six new paperbacks to check out this week.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

Enter the Void and the Inhuman Condition
Andrew Scott talks about creating a sensation as the Hot Priest on "Fleabag," sexuality and religion, and who he'd cast to play himself.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

That Complicated Thing Called Love: On Pawel Pawlikowski's Cold War
Andrew Scott talks about creating a sensation as the Hot Priest on "Fleabag," sexuality and religion, and who he'd cast to play himself.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

Cannes 2019: Table of Contents
Andrew Scott talks about creating a sensation as the Hot Priest on "Fleabag," sexuality and religion, and who he'd cast to play himself.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 20, 2019

Cannes 2019 Video #3: Sorry We Missed You, Les Miserables, Rocketman and More
Andrew Scott talks about creating a sensation as the Hot Priest on "Fleabag," sexuality and religion, and who he'd cast to play himself.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 19, 2019

Cannes 2019: The Lighthouse, Lux Aeterna
A new adaptation of "Catch-22" debuts on Hulu. And "See You Yesterday," on Netflix, is a "Back to the Future" for a Black Lives Matter era.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 19, 2019

Cannes 2019: A Hidden Life, The Whistlers
A new adaptation of "Catch-22" debuts on Hulu. And "See You Yesterday," on Netflix, is a "Back to the Future" for a Black Lives Matter era.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 19, 2019

Cannes 2019: The Wild Goose Lake, Jeanne
A new adaptation of "Catch-22" debuts on Hulu. And "See You Yesterday," on Netflix, is a "Back to the Future" for a Black Lives Matter era.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 19, 2019

Cannes 2019: The Wild Goose Tree, Jeanne
Our guide to film series and special screenings.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 18, 2019

Cannes 2019: Too Old to Die Young, Zombi Child
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

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May 18, 2019

Cannes 2019: Pain and Glory, Little Joe
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

Thumbnails Special Edition: Cannes 2019
Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.

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May 17, 2019

Cannes 2019: Rocketman
In Eddie Alcazar's woozily incoherent sci-fi nightmare a troubled young man undergoes a gruesome transformation.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

Cannes 2019: Sorry We Missed You
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

Joanna Hogg on The Souvenir, Painting the Structure of a Film in Watercolors and More
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

The Souvenir
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

A Dog's Journey
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

Trial by Fire
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

Photograph
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

The Wandering Soap Opera
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 17, 2019

See You Yesterday
Visual monographs commemorating a culture of resistance and resilience on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

Cannes 2019: For Sama, Beanpole
The media mogul attended the Tony Award-nominated play with an entourage of past and present editors of the British tabloid depicted in it.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

Cannes 2019: Bacurau, Atlantique, The Swallows of Kabul
The Austrian Mr. Demus played with refinement, often accompanying the great singers of his time and championing the four-hand piano literature.

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May 16, 2019

Cannes 2019 Video #2: The Dead Don't Die & Gender Disparity
How would life in the United States change for women if terminating a pregnancy was outlawed? A recent novel imagines the outcome, and two others delve into the issue.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

Cannes 2019: Les Miserables, Bull
In this debut collection, daily lives in the barrio bespeak a universal American condition.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

The Sun is Also a Star
It's a common trope in science fiction, but hives in nature are not dependent on any central node for their function.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Fleabag Returns with Achingly Funny Second Season
It's a common trope in science fiction, but hives in nature are not dependent on any central node for their function.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 16, 2019

Christopher Abbott Shines in Hulu's Messy Catch-22 Adaptation
It's a common trope in science fiction, but hives in nature are not dependent on any central node for their function.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 15, 2019

Cannes 2019: Deerskin opens Directors' Fortnight; Chloë Sevigny in The Dead Don't Die
Vietnam, Watergate and the first moonwalk mark the characters in "America Was Hard to Find," a sweeping novel by Kathleen Alcott.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 15, 2019

Cannes 2019: The Dead Don't Die
"Father of the Bride" is the band's third consecutive LP to reach the top of the Billboard 200.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 15, 2019

2019 Chicago Critics Film Festival Preview
There are more than 100 exhibitions and presentations taking place in this year's extravaganza. Our critic soaks up the highlights.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 15, 2019

Where the Scene Lives: Alex Thompson and Kelly O'Sullivan on Saint Frances
There are more than 100 exhibitions and presentations taking place in this year's extravaganza. Our critic soaks up the highlights.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 14, 2019

John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum
"Women's Work," by Megan Stack, a former foreign correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, is an unflinching look at the women who maintained her home, took care of her children and allowed her to write a book.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 14, 2019

Create a Circumstance Where The Truth is: Edward Zwick on Trial by Fire
"Women's Work," by Megan Stack, a former foreign correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, is an unflinching look at the women who maintained her home, took care of her children and allowed her to write a book.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 14, 2019

Bright Wall/Dark Room May 2019: A Million Little Postcards from the Edge by Lindsey Romain
"Women's Work," by Megan Stack, a former foreign correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, is an unflinching look at the women who maintained her home, took care of her children and allowed her to write a book.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 14, 2019

Encouraging Greater Diversity in Cinema: Highlights of the Bentonville Film Festival
"Women's Work," by Megan Stack, a former foreign correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, is an unflinching look at the women who maintained her home, took care of her children and allowed her to write a book.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 14, 2019

#354 May 14, 2019
Gifted since she was 5, she found inspiration in music improvisation and admirers in Spike Lee, Branford Marsalis the M.T.A.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 13, 2019

Doris Day: 1922-2019
Six new paperbacks to check out this week.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 13, 2019

Cannes 2019: Preview of the 72nd Festival
Three new books — Nicholas Christakis's "Blueprint," Adam Rutherford's "Humanimal" and E.O. Wilson's "Genesis" — explore the biology behind human social life, suggesting that our tendency to form large groups may bring out the best in us.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 13, 2019

A Rich and Varied World: Highlights of the San Francisco Silent Film Festival
Three new books — Nicholas Christakis's "Blueprint," Adam Rutherford's "Humanimal" and E.O. Wilson's "Genesis" — explore the biology behind human social life, suggesting that our tendency to form large groups may bring out the best in us.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 13, 2019

Cannes 2019 Video #1: The Walking Dead Stroll the Red Carpet to Open the Festival
Three new books — Nicholas Christakis's "Blueprint," Adam Rutherford's "Humanimal" and E.O. Wilson's "Genesis" — explore the biology behind human social life, suggesting that our tendency to form large groups may bring out the best in us.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 12, 2019

"Two Weeks in the Midday Sun" Reprinted with Foreword by Martin Scorsese
Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 11, 2019

What's Next: Marvel, the serials, and the future
His struggles to complete a book caught the eye of one of his students, Michael Chabon. Some years later, he finished the book, "Honeymooners."

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 10, 2019

The Biggest Little Farm
The director Mary Harron teams up with the writer Guinevere Turner for this smart, disturbing drama about three of Charles Manson's female followers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 10, 2019

Bravo for Champ Clark's Play, Wild Son: The Testimony of Christian Brando
Cross, who helped build the alt-comedy scene in the 1990s, jokes about fatherhood and inevitably takes on President Trump.

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May 10, 2019

The Professor and the Madman
This French thriller is so reserved in its storytelling and vague in its details that all it elicits is a yawn.

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May 10, 2019

John and Molly Chester on The Biggest Little Farm, Reconnecting with Nature Through Farming and More
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

The Hustle
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

Poms
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

Pasolini
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

Tolkien
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

My Son
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

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May 10, 2019

All Is True
Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 09, 2019

Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: May 9, 2019
A theatrical adaptation of the Saul Bellow novel is about to open in the city, and campus, that helped shape his sensibility.

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May 09, 2019

Wine Country
A theatrical adaptation of the Saul Bellow novel is about to open in the city, and campus, that helped shape his sensibility.

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May 09, 2019

The Monster of Florence: Ridley Scott's Hannibal on 4K Blu-ray
A theatrical adaptation of the Saul Bellow novel is about to open in the city, and campus, that helped shape his sensibility.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 08, 2019

Chaz and Verdine's High School Reunion!
Yannick Nézet-Séguin proved a superb conductor in Poulenc's work, presented with a new cast in an old production at the Metropolitan Opera.

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May 08, 2019

Pokémon Detective Pikachu
A movement of punk-powered feminism that began in the early 1990s has a fresh urgency in 2019.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 08, 2019

The Squirtle Always Rings Twice: How Pokémon Detective Pikachu Compares to Other Kiddie Noirs
A movement of punk-powered feminism that began in the early 1990s has a fresh urgency in 2019.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 07, 2019

Short Films in Focus: One Cambodian Family Please For My Pleasure
This year's Met Gala theme has us wondering about things we treasure.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 07, 2019

On the Distinct Humanism of Zhang Yimou's Monochrome Shadow
Mitchell Zuckoff's "Fall and Rise" is a moment-to-moment re-creation of the events of 9/11, with a focus on the people most closely affected.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 06, 2019

It's the Favorite Thing I've Ever Done: ?Carl Reiner on the Return of The Dick Van Dyke Show to MeTV
"The Nun" airs on HBO. And Christina Applegate stars in "Dead to Me," a dark comedy on Netflix.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 06, 2019

The Hustler
"The Nun" airs on HBO. And Christina Applegate stars in "Dead to Me," a dark comedy on Netflix.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini are the Life of Netflix's Dark Comedy Series, Dead to Me
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

The Intruder
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Shadow
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Chernobyl
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

UglyDolls
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Bolden
Paul Hyett's nasty-nunnery tale is a bewildering jumble of real-world evils and otherworldly threats.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Meeting Gorbachev
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

El Chicano
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 03, 2019

Tell It to the Bees
Ryan White's rose-tinted portrait of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the irrepressible sex therapist and Holocaust survivor, leaves no room for naysayers.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 02, 2019

Non-Fiction
Voiced by the likes of Kelly Clarkson and Janelle Monáe, singing plush toys populate this a neon-colored fable of self-love.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 02, 2019

An Interactive Movie: Meagan Good and Deon Taylor on The Intruder
Voiced by the likes of Kelly Clarkson and Janelle Monáe, singing plush toys populate this a neon-colored fable of self-love.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 01, 2019

Tribeca 2019: Table of Contents
With a deeper dive into early American history, a gigantic exhibition based on the musical "Hamilton" opens in Chicago.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 01, 2019

Breaking Barriers: Goodbye to John Singleton
The third book in Smith's seasonal cycle is about a filmmaker, an old lefty, trying to make sense of the new world.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 01, 2019

The Unloved, Part 65: Orphan
The singer's "Homecoming" is No. 4 after a full week of sales, and her 2016 album "Lemonade" re-entered at No. 9 after a wide release on major streaming services.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 01, 2019

Olivier Assayas on Non-Fiction, Working with Juliette Binoche, Streaming vs. Theatrical and More
The singer's "Homecoming" is No. 4 after a full week of sales, and her 2016 album "Lemonade" re-entered at No. 9 after a wide release on major streaming services.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
May 01, 2019

Knock Down the House
The singer's "Homecoming" is No. 4 after a full week of sales, and her 2016 album "Lemonade" re-entered at No. 9 after a wide release on major streaming services.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
Apr 30, 2019

Long Shot
The fate of the planet, Ian McEwan's latest, Trevor Noah's memoir for a new audience and more.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
Apr 30, 2019

Tribeca 2019: The Projectionist, You Don't Nomi
The fate of the planet, Ian McEwan's latest, Trevor Noah's memoir for a new audience and more.

Roger Ebert Movie Reviews
Apr 30, 2019

Moving Past Compton: How O'Shea Jackson Jr. is Taking His Long Shot
The fate of the planet, Ian McEwan's latest, Trevor Noah's memoir for a new audience and more.

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