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Richard Roeper

I Am So Over 'The Male Gaze'

Valerie Alexander | Posted 12.18.2015 | Entertainment
Valerie Alexander

When the movies by and about women do come out, in equal numbers and with equal budgets, hopefully the men who review them will have evolved enough to see a woman-child doing crass, gross-out comedy with her female co-star and find it funny.

Son of God on Film

Martin Marty | Posted 05.04.2014 | Religion
Martin Marty

Perhaps follow Roeper's implicit advice: Read the Gospel of Luke.

'At The Movies' Canceled, Roger Ebert Moving On

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

"At The Movies," the show made famous by Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert, has been canceled. But with the end of the iconic film program could be a new be...

Keeping Score in Chicago Episode 31: 2009: The Final Score

Mark Konkol and Todd Fooks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mark Konkol and Todd Fooks

Richard Roeper dishes on the best and worst movies of the 2009, why Spider-man is the next De Niro, and quashes his overblown Internet beef with Roger Ebert.

Hijab Case: Why Bigoted Battery Makes For A Hate Crime

Ahmed Rehab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ahmed Rehab

Amal Abusumayah, a 28-year-old American mother of four young girls, was going about her usual shopping when she was randomly treated to a dose of derogatory comments about her faith.

Roeper: Will Obama Get The White Sox Some Respect ?

Chicago Sun-Times | Richard Roeper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The New York Daily News headline: With superfan Barack Obama leading cheers, White Sox now America's team Uh-huh. From writer Bill Madden: "For more...

Robert Feder's Final Sun-Times Column

Chicago Sun-Times | Robert Feder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

"Yes, this is it. I'm stepping down today after 28 years of daily coverage of radio and television for the Sun-Times," Robert Feder writes in Friday's...

Two White Guys "At the Movies"

Esther J. Cepeda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Esther J. Cepeda

It's 2008 and some black dude is running for president, but the movie review show based in Chicago - which has one of the largest black and Latino populations in America--couldn't find one single movie writer, reviewer, or blogger "of color" to fill one of the seats?

Ben Lyons, Ebert's Replacement, Admits: "It Has Definitely Helped To Have My Dad Open Some Doors For Me"

New York Daily News | Rush & Molloy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jeffrey Lyons is denying snipes by fellow movie critics that he used influence to get his son Ben the plum job of replacing Roger Ebert in the show "A...