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Review: 'Life Itself' 8.12.14

This was an unbeliveable documentary into the life and death of Roger Ebert. The man who one could say “invented” film criticism, or at least brought it to the masses. 671 more words

Life Itself

Life Itself (2014)
★★ / ★★★★

Roger Ebert means a lot to me. Though I have never met the man, nor will I get a chance to do so, when I heard about his inevitable passing, I was devastated. 652 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

FLIX: 'Life Itself' Is a Pleasing Portrait of Ebert

Life Itself (USA 2014)

  • Directed by Steve James
  • Starring Roger Ebert, Martin Scorsese, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel
  • In theaters; viewed via iTunes

I watched Life Itself this week, the Steve James documentary in theaters and on streaming about Roger Ebert, during an appropriately sad contemplative time in my life. 1,463 more words


A Man & His Movies: Review of Life Itself

Life Itself

Director: Steve James

By Alex Watson

There is no doubting just how much influence that the reviews of Roger Ebert have had on the film community and his admirers have stacked up over the years. 585 more words


Life Itself


Dir: Steve James


“He is a nice guy… but he’s not that nice” states one of Roger Ebert‘s closest friends in Steve James… 457 more words


Life Itself (2014)

Life Itself

★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 out of 5

Directed by Steve James

Featuring Roger Ebert

Chaz Ebert

Gene Siskel

Imdb Link

A documentary about the life of famous film critic, Roger Ebert. 258 more words