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The Heartbeat: Remembering Roger Ebert and Jane Kleinman

Andrew_Friedman | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts

I learned of the death of two people who had a tremendous impact on my life last week: One you've heard of and one you probably haven't. Both helped me understand myself a little better when I was a teenager and then, unexpectedly, taught me something about death and dying as an adult.

Remembering Ebert As A Uniter Of A Segregated City

Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 06.09.2013 | Chicago
Joseph Erbentraut

With Roger Ebert no longer with us, who remains with the same ability, drive and bravery to inspire our city to rise above our many, many challenges and overcome our differences?

Church Plans Protest At 'Fag Enabler' Roger Ebert's Funeral

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Roger Ebert's Chicago funeral will reportedly be picketed by members of the Westboro Baptist Church. According to The Hollywood Reporter, members ...

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...

His Final Review

Posted 04.07.2013 | Entertainment

The Chicago Sun-Times has printed late film critic Roger Ebert's final review. At the time of his death, Ebert's last published review was for "Twi...

What I Learned From Roger Ebert

Marci Hughes | Posted 06.05.2013 | Chicago
Marci Hughes

This week, along with the rest of the world, I learned that Roger passed away and my first feeling was of gratitude that I had the privilege to meet and work with him if only briefly.

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...

Roger Ebert Once Stuck It To Congress

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment

Roger Ebert's big personality and impassioned stances on film never waned throughout his decades-long career, including the time he and fellow movie c...

To Live and Die: RIP Roger Ebert

H. Alan Scott | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
H. Alan Scott

When you get cancer you're forced into a club you never wanted to be a member of. I've gotten the diagnosis, I've had the surgery, and I've thought about death. It's how Roger Ebert lived his final days that offers a glimpse into what it means to live and die.

His Best Quotes

Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment

When Roger Ebert passed away on Thursday after a long battle with cancer, he left behind a legacy as the nation's most important film critic (take Oba...

Twitter Reacts To Roger Ebert's Death

Posted 04.04.2013 | Celebrity

News of Roger Ebert's death Thursday hit Twitter with the speed and prolificness of the famed movie critic's own body of work. (It makes sense, as Ebe...

No One Took Down A Movie Like Roger Ebert

Posted 04.05.2013 | Comedy

No one loved movies like Roger Ebert. But perhaps more importantly, no one panned movies like Roger Ebert. He turned taking the piss out of a reprehen...

Roger Ebert's Health History

Posted 04.05.2013 | Healthy Living

Two days after announcing he was taking a "leave of presence" because of a cancer recurrence, iconic film critic Roger Ebert has died at age 70, the C...

Roger Ebert's Last Review

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment

Legendary film critic Roger Ebert passed away on Thursday after a long battle with cancer. His legacy speaks for itself -- he reviewed movies for 46 y...

RIP Roger Ebert: 'He Was Chicago Personified'

Posted 04.04.2013 | Chicago

Legendary Chicago-based film critic Roger Ebert died Thursday at the age of 70. Just Tuesday evening, Ebert wrote in his journal that he would be c...

Legendary Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies At 70

Posted 04.04.2013 | Celebrity

Legendary film critic Roger Ebert has died at the age of 70, reports the Chicago Sun-Times. On April 2, Ebert revealed on his blog that his cancer...

Illness Forces Ebert To Cut Workload

Posted 04.03.2013 | Entertainment

A recurrence of cancer is forcing Roger Ebert to take a "leave of presence" from his duties as the Chicago Sun-Times film critic, but that doesn't mea...

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Roger Ebert: Writing On The Web A 'Life-Saver' | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In a talk that brought his wife to tears, film and culture critic Roger Ebert, a self-described "motor-mouth," explained how losing his ability to spe...

Roger Ebert To Appear On 'Oprah' Tuesday With New Voice

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

During Roger Ebert's much-anticipated appearance on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" Tuesday, the iconic film critic who has been voiceless for two years foll...

Roger Ebert: "Death Panels." A Most-Excellent Term.

Chicago Sun-Times | Roger Ebert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"Death panels" is such an excellent term. You know exactly what it means, and therefore you know you're against them. Debate over. This term more than...

In Praise of a Real Man

Rod Lurie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rod Lurie

If Roger Ebert's throat cancer -- devastating and unforgiving -- has not been able to stop him, then nothing as petty as the collapse of one of the nation's stalwart journalistic enterprises is going to either.