Roger Ebert has been the film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times since 1967 and is the only motion picture critic to have won the Pulitzer Prize for distinguished criticism. His reviews are syndicated to some 200 newspapers in the United States and Canada. Ebert is cohost of the national TV program Ebert & Roeper" which appears on more than 200 television stations and ranks as the top-rated weekly syndicated half-hour show on TV. He is the author of 15 books, including The Great Movies, Roger Ebert's Book of Film, and I Hated Hated, HATED this Movie. Roger won the Video Premiere Award for Best DVD Commentary of the Year (for Citizen Kane) and his Web site has been named the best on-line movie review site by the Online Film Critics Society.
Roger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2003by Roger Ebert
Week after week, Roger Ebert sums up what makes movies work-and why some fail-in his incisive newspaper reviews and television show. In the process, his opinions have become the standard by which many cinema fans determine what they'll see.In Roger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2003, the critic offers his reviews from January 2000 through mid-June 2002. Within nearly 900 pages, the Yearbook contains Ebert's analyses of more than 600 movies that range from Bridget Jones's Diary to A Beautiful Mind, from Gosford Park to Black Hawk Down. In addition to the big studio pictures, Ebert also covers the independent film world. The Yearbook includes reviews of foreign films, indie productions, animation, anime, documentaries, and sleepers. Also inside are Ebert's interviews and essays for the year, all of the year's Questions for the Movie Answer Man, and his daily columns from the Cannes, Telluride, Toronto, and Sundance film festivals. Movie fans appreciate the book's three-way index and comprehensive listing of Ebert's star ratings for every movie that has ever appeared in a Movie Home Companion, Video Companion, or Movie Yearbook. Roger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2003 is a must-have book for everyone who loves the movies.
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Roger Ebert is the very best movie critic currently working as well as the best probably of all time. With his four star reviews of such modern masterworks as NATURAL BORN KILLERS, MAGNOLIA, BOOGIE NIGHTS, BULLY, MULHOLLAND DR., NIXON, JFK, GOODFELLAS, CASINO, BRINGING OUT THE DEAD, THE PLAYER, SHORT CUTS, THE CRYING GAME, BOUND, HAPPINESS, WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE, LONE STAR, PASSION FISH, CITY OF HOPE, THE STRAIGHT STORY, 24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE, SIGNS, INVINCIBLE, CHANGING LANES, FRAILTY, METROPOLIS (Japanimation version), COOKIE'S FORTUNE, GOSFORD PARK, TALK RADIO, BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY, AFTER HOURS, RAGING BULL, TAXI DRIVER, ALICE DOESN'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE, MEAN STREETS, MEN WITH GUNS, TRAFFIC, WONDER BOYS, L.A. CONFIDENTIAL, ALMOST FAMOUS, GEORGE WASHINGTON, THE CELL, and many more...As well as *** 1/2 reviews of SUNSHINE STATE, PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE, HARD EIGHT, SUBURBIA, OUT OF SIGHT and HEAVEN & EARTH, to name a few...Ebert has become a National Treasure of critics, one of a kind. A genius.