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September 5, 2013

Was Roger Ebert the Last Critic That Mattered?

Variety wonders if Twitter and Facebook have irreversibly sapped film criticism of its value.More…

December 1, 2011

Roger Ebert Announces Indefinite Hiatus for At the Movies

He admits that "these are hard times" for the program, but holds out the possibility of finding funding -- perhaps via Kickstarter.More…

January 5, 2011

Ebert Goes Alternative with New At the Movies

After much conjecture, Roger Ebert has announced the hosts of his soon-to-debut "At the Movies": Christy Lemire and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky.More…

December 17, 2010

Ebert's New At the Movies Premieres Jan. 21

Roger Ebert's new "At the Movies" has gained a start date (January 21) but is down one host: Elvis Mitchell will not be appearing alongside Christy Lemire, and the search is on for his replacement.More…

November 10, 2010

Gene Shalit Leaves The Today Show

Declaring "it's enough already," Gene Shalit has left his post at "The Today Show" to "pursue other activities."More…