Movie Critic's Choice,
Oct 2, 2013
Director Alfonso Cuaron delivers a philosophical sci-fi drama.
Jun 28, 2013
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue
by J.R. Jones
Film, Summer Music Film Festival, Music Box Chicago, A Band Called Death, Greg Kot, Jim DeRogatis, Levon Helm, Ain't in It for My Health, Byzantium Neil Jordan, The Crying Game, Interview With the Vampire, Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner, My Dinner With Andre, As Cool as I Am, Claire Danes, Games Curtis Harrington, Night Tide, James Caan, Katherine Ross, Simone Signoret, The Heat movie, Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Men in Hope, 100 Bloody Acres, Unfinished Song, Vanessa Redgrave, Terence Stamp, White House Down, Roland Emmerich, The Day After Tomorrow, Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, The Big Lebowski, Quentin Tarantino, Pulp Fiction, Billy Wilder, Some Like It Hot, Logan Theater Chicago, Francis Ford Coppola, The Cotton Club, Northbrook Public Library, My Dinner With Andre, Gene Siskel Film Center, Philip Kaufman, The Right Stuff, Paul Verhoeven, Total Recall, David Wain, Wet Hot American Summer, Landmark's Century Centre, Michael Curtiz, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Jane Addams Hull House, Vivian Maier, Black Cinema House, Radical Speculation, Chicago Filmmakers, Tied House Film Festival, film festivals, movies, Video
Jul 5, 2011
The eminently creepy Dutch abduction thriller "The Vanishing" kicks off "Hollywood Fail," the Logan Square International Film Series's monthlong program of "amazing foreign films remade into American films."
by Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Hollywood, fail, remake vanishing, spoorloos, femme nikita, jeff bridges, sandra bullock, kiefer sutherland, logan square, international, film, series, comfort station, golden egg, jonathan rosenbaum, wings of desire, shall we dance, tim krabbe, foreign, thriller, abduction, kidnapping, Video
Jun 19, 2009
The African Diaspora Film Festival opens today at Facets Cinematheque. Plus, this week's Critic's Choices and new reviews.
by J.R. Jones
Film, Film Festivals, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Science fiction, Gene Siskel Film Center, Jia Zhang-ke, Andrea Gronvall, Terence Davies, Of Time and the City, Lola Montes, Max Ophuls, Cliff Doerksen, Errol Flynn, Food, Inc., African Diaspora Film Festival, Glorious Exit, Gospel Hill, Giancarlo Esposito, Jacques Romain, Youssou N'Dour, Return to Goree, Moon movie, Seraphine de Senlis, 24 City, Accidental Army, Czechslovak Legion, Capers movie, Mr. Art Critic, Eating Buccaneeers, Will Ferrell, Land of the Lost, Sandra Bullock, Proposal movie, Tetro, Francis Ford Coppola, Conversation Coppola, Ace in the Hole, Billy Wilder, Adventures of Robin Hood, Exile Ophuls, James Cagney, Yankee Doodle Dandy