Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert's Other Illness
The film critic wrote candidly—and controversially—about his alcoholism
April 08, 2013

The film critic wrote candidly—and controversially—about his alcoholism.

Roger Ebert: For the Love of Film
April 04, 2013

He was famous as a TV figure, but he would tell you always that he was a newspaper man.

Age of Innocence
June 02, 2004

Editor's Note: This article has been corrected. If the last few years have taught us anything about the Oscars, it's that the Academy loves a glamorous actress in an unglamorous role. There was Hillary Swank's reverse drag act in 1999, Julia Robert's white-trash beauty queen in 2000, Halle Berry's inmate's widow in 2001, and Nicole Kidman's Pinocchio act in 2002.