RogerEbert.com Is Dedicating This Week to Women

By all accounts, Roger and Chaz Ebert's partnership was a great one; they were a pair of people who both loved and respected each other, who also managed to work together successful. Since Ebert's death, Chaz has worked hard to make sure that his legacy lives on through his website and this week, she's continuing that… » 12/09/13 5:00pm 12/09/13 5:00pm

Here's Tilda Swinton Leading 1,500 People in a Barry White Dance-Along

And you thought Tilda Swinton couldn't get any cooler. At Roger Ebert's Film Festival this weekend, Swinton danced through the aisles of the Virginia Theater to Barry White's "You're the First, the Last, My Everything," and for a brief moment, every single person in the theater felt nothing but pure joy. Pure joy and… » 4/24/13 12:25pm 4/24/13 12:25pm

Westboro Baptist Church Will Picket 'Fag Enabler' Roger Ebert's Funeral

The Westboro Baptist Church, the independent Baptist church generally known for being a rather arbitrary hate group (all gay people and dead soldiers are evil, but Jennifer Lawrence is cool) that spends its time picketing funerals with offensive signage will be picketing the Monday morning funeral of Roger Ebert over… » 4/08/13 12:40pm 4/08/13 12:40pm

Beyonce Doesn't Like Labels But 'I'm a Modern-Day Feminist, I Guess'

While she's been a lightning rod for claims of both feminism and anti-feminism (particularly since announcing her Mrs. Carter World Tour), Beyoncé has tended in the past to steer clear of the F-word that's put so many female celebrities in the hot seat. Until now, at least. Bey tells Vogue UK in a cover interview for… » 4/03/13 9:00am 4/03/13 9:00am

Roger Ebert Can't Believe That Anyone Would Care So Much About Justin…

In this edition of Tweet Beat, Roger Ebert ponders the sacrifice made by the paparazzo who died trying to get a photo of Justin Bieber smoking weed, Cory Monteith makes the paps an offer that they can probably refuse, Johnny Weir is finding glitter in strange places and the cute beat boxer from Pitch Perfect gets cast… » 1/03/13 7:30pm 1/03/13 7:30pm

Rebel Wilson Hosting the MTV Movie Awards? So Far the Apocalypse Is…

The MTV Movie Awards have finally figured out what it will take to get us to watch the MTV Movie Awards: they have announced that Rebel Wilson will be hosting this year's ceremony on April 14th, the first female host since Sarah Silverman in 2007, and a damn good choice at that. However, it being MTV, here is the… » 12/21/12 9:00am 12/21/12 9:00am

Roger Ebert Calls Out the Media For Glorifying School Shootings

Much of the grieving nation is up in arms about the number of major media gaffes and indiscretions regarding yesterday's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Interviewing students as young as second grade who had just been reunited with their parents, for instance. Not to mention the… » 12/15/12 1:15pm 12/15/12 1:15pm