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  • Roger Ebert: Quintessential Chicagoan

    Roger Ebert: Quintessential Chicagoan
    When Anthony Bourdain was in town last summer taping a Chicago-themed episode of his Travel Channel show “The Layover,” he asked various people, including me, to name the quintessential Chicagoan, and a consensus quickly emerged.
  • Farewell to a generous colleague and friend

    Farewell to a generous colleague and friend
    Roger Ebert died Thursday, April 4, 2013. A lousy day. I rue it. But I will always remember Roger’s kindness and his eloquence. I’m not alone there. The loss is instantaneous, the absence crushing. Chicago’s own journalist, film...

    Looking forward, and back, at the TIFF

    Looking forward, and back, at the TIFF
    Among North American competition titles, director Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher," opening commercially Nov. 14 (and Nov. 21 in Chicago), has drawn the lion's share of the raves during the Toronto International Film Festival, concluding Sunday. Toronto...

    'Munger Road' sequel foiled by financing snags

     'Munger Road' sequel foiled by financing snags
    Forget “Who done it?” The real mystery surrounding the sequel to the indie horror flick “Munger Road” — which revolved around a killer on the loose in the St. Charles area and ended with one of more abrupt cliffhangers you&...

    In Amazon battle, book culture is the casualty

    In Amazon battle, book culture is the casualty
    About a month ago I quit Amazon cold turkey, and I feel great. I have bought nothing from Amazon since May 16. Not a book, not a DVD, not an MP3. After years of purchasing pop culture from the mega e-retailer at an embarrassing pace — even as I...