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Roger Ebert's Wife Chaz: 'I Used To Like Gene Siskel Better'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment

Chaz Ebert, wife of the late film critic Roger Ebert, is hailed in the upcoming documentary "Life Itself" for having softened up her notoriously brash...

Christopher Rosen

Roger Ebert Wanted Philip Seymour Hoffman To Play Him In A Movie | Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.04.2014 | Entertainment

Following an emotional screening of the Roger Ebert documentary "Life Itself" at New York's Paley Center for Media on Monday night, Chaz Ebert, the fi...

Live From the Sundance Film Festival: Monday, Jan. 20

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I'd be hard-pressed to pick a favorite between Life Itself, Steve James' documentary about the late film critic Roger Ebert, and To Be Takei, by Jennifer Kroot, about the amazingly resilient career of actor George Takei.

Roger Ebert Documentary To See Sundance Premiere

AP | CARYN ROUSSEAU | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment

CHICAGO (AP) — When "Life Itself" debuts Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival, it will be the first time Roger Ebert's widow will see the full docum...

HBO Films Shine in Cannes

Annette Insdorf | Posted 07.26.2013 | Entertainment
Annette Insdorf

Now that the Cannes Film Festival is drawing to a close, it's clear that HBO has grown into a major film-making force beyond the small screen.

WATCH: Tilda Swinton Leads Ebertfest Conga Line

Posted 04.24.2013 | Chicago

Oscar-winning indie darling and artful napper Tilda Swinton provided Ebertfest with a memorable moment over the weekend when she led an audience of 1,...

Hollywood, Indie Worlds Come Together For Ebert Tribute

Posted 04.11.2013 | Chicago

A week after the death of legendary film critic Roger Ebert, the worlds of independent film and Tinseltown will come together for a special memorial t...

WATCH: Roger Ebert Funeral Held In Chicago

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 04.08.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Funeral services for iconic film critic Roger Ebert began 10 a.m. Monday morning at Chicago's Holy Name Cathedral. Ebert's wife, C...

Roger Ebert's 'Best Friend' Shares Memories Of Iconic Film Critic

Posted 04.05.2013 | Chicago

One day on the heels of the tragic news that legendary Chicago-based film critic Roger Ebert lost his battle with cancer at the age of 70, the city an...

WATCH: Remembering Roger Ebert

Posted 04.05.2013 | OWN

Even the biggest movie buff would be hard-pressed to find a film more inspiring than Roger Ebert's life story. Before becoming television's most f...

Remembering Roger Ebert

Annette Insdorf | Posted 06.05.2013 | Entertainment
Annette Insdorf

He knew that his days were numbered, and he filled them with as much intelligent love of film as possible. For those of us who were lucky enough to know Roger, his life was a gift.

Ebert Hospitalized With Hip Fracture

AP | CARYN ROUSSEAU | Posted 02.05.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Famed Chicago movie critic Roger Ebert has been hospitalized with a hip fracture. His wife, Chaz Ebert, told The Associated Press on ...

Roger Ebert Sends SOS For His Show

Posted 01.07.2012 | Media

Roger Ebert announced on Sunday that his movie-review show "Ebert Presents At the Movies," could end this year if the production does not find a finan...

Roger Ebert Misses the Boat

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Morris W. O'Kelly

Ebert was well within his right to express his opinion on whether the N-word is less offensive than the institution that gave it life. His argument fails because he blithely omits the inextricable link between the two.

Roger Ebert's 'At The Movies' Returns, His Way

AP | CARYN ROUSSEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Film critic Roger Ebert, who lost his ability to speak and eat after cancer surgeries, said Friday that he is returning to television ...