Tag: Roger Ebert

Roger Qbert Reviews “Predators” starring Adrien Brody

Posted: July 9, 2010 at 6:03 am   /   Featured, Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Predators begins (brace yourself, I’m about to get all fancy on ya) in medias res with our hero (Adrien Brody) awakening at 10,000 feet in free fall. Upon landing (he had a parachute) he discovers that he’s been dropped into a remote locale and he’s not alone. Finding themselves in a similar position are a […]

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Roger Qbert Reviews “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”

Posted: June 30, 2010 at 9:13 am   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Not much has changed since last time. Victoria (Bryce Dallas Howard) is still plotting to avenge her lover’s death at the hands of the Cullen clan. Bella (Kristen Stewart) is still mopey, (though slightly less so) now that she and her vampire beau Edward (Robert Pattinson) are officially a couple; much to the consternation of […]

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Roger Qbert Reviews CLASH OF THE TITANS (2010)

Posted: April 2, 2010 at 5:17 am   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

The original Clash of the Titans is perhaps best-known as (with my apologies to Harry Hamlin’s abs) the last major work of the master of stop-motion animation Ray Harryhausen. Harryhausen, though still very much alive, found his services no longer required after the advent of CGI and the rise Industrial Light & Magic. He began […]

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Watch Roger Ebert on Oprah Find His Voice – Video

Posted: March 2, 2010 at 4:08 pm   /   Local, Television News

Roger Ebert has strong opinions on the films he sees, but the man is almost always succinct, and after you read his reviews you can usually understand where he is coming from. In the cruelest form of irony, Ebert has had no talking voice of his own for sometime now. The famous film critic has […]

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Rogert Ebert Receives New Voice, Set To Predict Oscar Winners on Oprah Winfrey Show Tuesday

Posted: February 28, 2010 at 7:48 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Possibly one of the world’s most famous film critics, Roger Ebert has been left for several years now without the ability to speak – due to a surgical procedure to treat cancer. Breakthroughs in technology have given Ebert a new voice however, and he is ready to predict this year’s Oscar winners on the Oprah […]

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Roger Ebert says, “All hail ‘Avatar,’ yes, but… Give me a f–king break.”

Posted: January 24, 2010 at 10:57 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Read his tweet here… What do you think about AVATAR winning best picture – drama at the Golden Globes? Do you agree with Ebert?

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Is The World Ready for Monsters vs. Aliens 3D?

Posted: March 28, 2009 at 6:46 am   /   Local, Movie News

“Monsters vs. Aliens” opened in theaters nationwide yesterday, as the latest and greatest breakthrough in 3D technology in movies to date.  But the reaction that the film has received from critics has been luke-warm.  According to Roger Ebert, the film’s 3D effects are more distracting and annoying than anything, and he feels that the 3D […]

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