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  • Reaction to UVA article retraction: People still read Rolling Stone?

    To the editor: Back in Memphis in 1968, following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and my brother's arrest for having hair below his ears, I wrote to Rolling Stone. I explained how the publication felt like a lifeline to those of us out in the hinterlands of conservatism. ("Rolling Stone retracts rape report, apologizes after 'painful' review," April 5)
  • Ebertfest set to begin in Champaign

    Artist Rick Harney was busy this week sprucing up the Roger Ebert statue outside the Virginia Theatre in Champaign for the start of Ebertfest. The annual film festival started by the late Chicago Sun-Times movie critic opens Wednesday and runs through...

    The greatness of 'Casablanca,' and why 22 is my favorite number

    The greatness of 'Casablanca,' and why 22 is my favorite number
     That great, great film "Casablanca" is showing on Thursday night as part of the Phoebus Film Club series at The American Theatre in Hampton. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. and admission is $8.  "Casablanca" is my favorite film of all time. Ask me to pick my...

    Andrew Jarecki's 'The Jinx' marks documentaries' big shift in real time

    Andrew Jarecki's 'The Jinx' marks documentaries' big shift in real time
    With its shocking killings, stylized reenactments and real-world consequences, "The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst" comes in a long line of true-crime documentaries that began more than a quarter-century ago with Errol Morris' "The Thin Blue...

    Roger Ebert program at University of Illinois halfway funded

    Roger Ebert program at University of Illinois halfway funded
    Designed, according to Chaz Ebert, to “realize Roger’s dream for a crossroads of film studies, production and ethics,” a new film and critical studies program to be housed at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is halfway to...