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The Man in the Moon (1991) by Robert Mulligan

This was the first movie that I have ever selected in my life just by being drawn to a beautiful phrase scribed on the newspaper movie ad. 124 more words


Roger & Me

By Colin Woodward

Last weekend, I finished watching the documentary Life Itself, which is about the Pulitzer-Prize winning film critic, Roger Ebert. The film, which tracks Roger’s life and death, is based on Ebert’s memoir of the same name. 2,193 more words

Roger and Me (April 5, 2013)

Not since the 2008 passing of former Meet the Press moderator, seasoned journalist and accomplished author Tim Russert has the death of a celebrity or public figure hit me this hard. 1,221 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Life Itself

Life Itself is an emotionally moving biography that features Roger Ebert and his journey though life. The documentary took the audience through his highs and his lows in an engaging film of life, success, tragedy, and death. 1,051 more words

Documentary Discussions

Roger Ebert?

I stayed home from work yesterday because I had such a headache that it was hard for me to turn my head.  I never get headaches, so that was different.   690 more words


Black Harvest Film Fest returns

It’s that time again! The Black Harvest Film Festival runs now through Sept. 3 at different venues around Chicago.

The 21st annual Black Harvest Film Festival explores the Black experience in the U.S. 109 more words


MostBest Chicago | Movie Theaters

There are 106 movie theaters in Chicago. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.

There are a ton of places in the city of Chicago where you can go see a movie. 391 more words