For years, Roger Ebert has entered the New Yorker’s Cartoon Caption contest. He’s never been a finalist…until now. And happily, his entry is the clear winner. This is your chance to help make a movie reviewer very happy! View List ›
Roger Ebert’s jawbone was partially removed due to cancer in 2006, but he now has chinplant.
Roger Ebert has a new chin! Looks amazing. I’m happy for him. View List ›
After losing his lower jaw to cancer, the film critic, who can’t eat, has written a cookbook that is an ode to the rice cooker. View Image ›
The man has a way with words. View Image ›
He’s still got it. View Image ›
Roger Ebert, who lost the ability to talk or eat after a series of surgeries for thyroid cancer, debuted the computer-generated voice made specially for him on Oprah. If you haven’t read this piece or this piece, you should, both for context and inherent wonderfulness.
This really lovely interview with Roger Ebert is making the rounds, and it’s worth your time. Related and also recommended: Ebert’s “Nil By Mouth,” if you missed it the first time.
For Your Consideration: “The Spirit,” for worst movie of the year. Wouldn’t it be great if more movie trailers were this honest? The quote from Roger Ebert is my favorite. Watch Video ›
The prolific reviewer tackles a new medium. The casual tone of the blog, the snippets of thought and asides will no doubt go over big with Ebert fans. And haters will get all internet-angry in the comments section. Read More ›