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Exercises in Argument #1: Netflix is a dope Daredevil but is it better than Life Itself?

Brad and Amil sit at a bar alone but together, biding time for their friends to join. Their group wanted to do this 5 o’clock happy hour down in Greenwich Village. 762 more words

Exercises In Argument

Life Itself

Life Itself is a documentary which details the life of movie critic Roger Ebert, who passed away in 2013.

Ebert was one of those who found his calling early in life. 288 more words

Video Reviews

Moonraker and the 'guilty pleasure'

Over the past 40 years, the term “guilty pleasure” has become chic. In a James Bond context, some fans will cite the extravagant 1979 Moonraker as a guilty pleasure. 373 more words

James Bond Films

The evolution of Roger Ebert and me

I recently saw the 2014 documentary Life Itself about the life of Roger Ebert, which made me wax nostalgic about family, friends, and movies.  I think I’ve been aware of Roger Ebert for over twenty years, and when I say that, I mean it in different ways.   574 more words

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"Life Itself - A Revealing Portrait of Roger Ebert"

“In the past 25 years I have probably seen 10,000 movies and reviewed 6,000 of them. I have forgotten most of them, I hope, but I remember those worth remembering, and they are all on the same shelf in my mind.” 856 more words


Life Itself

April 4th 2013 was a heartbreaking day for the movie industry. Legendary film critic Roger Ebert passed on, leaving behind him an anthology of movie reviews which influenced movie goers, movie makers, and movie writers alike. 343 more words


Life Itself (2014) review

Starring: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert

Directed by: Steve James

My family, especially on my mother’s side are huge sports fans.  I, on the other hand, am not.   675 more words