Writer | Actor | Producer
Him and Gene Siskel were two of very few critics to give Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997) a positive review. Shortly before his death, he stated that his written review of it was the one he had to defend more than any other and also one some people ...
Film criticism is important because films are important. If films are not important, the criticism wouldn't matter so much. Films are important because they are the art form of the 20th century. They are the most serious of the mass arts, because ...
The use of creative and bizarre, but apt metaphors in his reviews.
Roger Joseph Ebert
Urbana, Illinois, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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