Oct 19, 2012
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue
by J.R. Jones
Film, Chicago International Film Festival, Alex Cross, Tyler Perry, James Patterson, Easy Money, The Eight-Diagram Pole Fighter, Shaw Brothers Studio, For Ellen, Paul Dano, Middle of Nowhere, Mourning movie, Sinister movie, Ethan Hawke, Smashed movie, War of the Buttons, You've Been Trumped, Donald Trump, Aberdeenshire, Hayao Miyazaki, Castle in the Sky (1986), University of Chicago Doc Films, Claude Sautet, Classe Tous Risques, Sam Raimi, Drag Me to Hell, Wes Craven, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Logan Theater Chicago, William Wellman, Night Nurse, Music Box, Jacques Tourneur, Nightfall movie, Gene Siskel Film Center, Fred Camper, Edgar Wright, Shaun of the Dead, Vic Theatre Chicago, Steve McQueen, Hunger movie, Shame movie, Art Institute of Chicago Rubloff Auditorium, Don Mullan, Bloody Sunday, Paul Greengrass, DePaul University Daley Building, Terror in the Aisles, The Massacre, Portage Theater Chicago, film festivals, movies, Video
Feb 22, 2011
Darryl Pitts and a host of celebrity interviewees critique cinematic images of African American romance in Pitts's documentary "Kiss & Tell," screening Thursday 2/24 in Black World Cinema's "Truth Be Told" series.
by Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Tyler Perry, Roger Ebert, Anthony Mackie, Keenan Ivory Wayans, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Vanessa Williams, Jasmine Guy, Larenz Tate, Diahann Carrol, Darryl Pitts, Black World Cinema, Chatham, ICE Theaters, Truth Be Told, Kiss & Tell, Video
Nov 4, 2010
New reviews and notable screenings in this week's issue.
by J.R. Jones
Film, Fair Play, Valerie Plame, Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Joseph Wilson, Reeling The Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival, Reeling 2010, Polish Film Festival in America, Cliff Doerksen, The Island Inside, Gene Siskel Film Center, Dog Sweat, Due Date, Todd Phillips, The Hangover, Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation, For Colored Girls, Tyler Perry, Ntozake Shange, The Man on the Balcony, Terezin, Me Too, Mighty Uke, Vision From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen, Margarethe von Trotta, Stanley Kubrick, Barry Lyndon, Doc Films, Fritz Lang, The Big Heat, The Big Sleep, The Big Lebowski, Cascade Drive-In, Sam Peckinpah, Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, Giorgos Lanthimos, Dogtooth, film festivals, movies, Video